Outage affects millions of internet users

Millions of internet users have been impacted by a massive outage Tuesday afternoon.

The outage is affecting Amazon Web Services, plus applications and services dependent on S3 (the company's cloud-based paltform).

Sites hosted by Amazon Web Services include Airbnb, Expedia, Netflix, and Quora.

As of late Tuesday afternoon, there was no word on when the outage would be fixed.