Apple iCloud Outage Prevents Device Activation (Resolved)
First reported by Apple Insider, as of Saturday morning, Apple’s system status page was showing “some users affected” by an issue that began at around 4:45AM ET on December 25th.
Nearly 36 hours later, the issue appears to be over. A status update at 3:30 PM (GMT 5:45) Saturday, shows the issue as “resolved.”
Apple has not provided any reason for the outage