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A massive coast-to-coast wireless outage struck wireless users in the United States on Monday, affecting hundreds of thousands of Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint and AT&T customers in parts of the country.

All reported issues with calls dropped, lack of service with incoming and outgoing calls and/or with texting and social media browsing.

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Outages were reported in New York, Florida, Texas, Georgia and California, among other states.

Down Detector, a website that tracks outages, received hundreds of complaints from wireless users about connection issues.

As of 8 am Tuesday, nearly 1,500 customers were still reporting problems with T-Mobile nationwide, most of them with cellular service. Verizon had resolved most of its problems by 7 am Tuesday; Sprint resolved most of its problems by 4 am; and AT&T had most of its problems resolved by 5:30 am.

But none of the companies explained the cause of the outages.

Numerous cyber geeks and some fairly mainstream techies had no problem tweeting their claims that a DDoSAttack was responsible for the service disruption, posting graphic evidence of the ongoing attack. It was not clear where the attack originated, however, other than a general direction.

There has been no official comment yet from the U.S. Cyber Authority.

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Hana Levi Julian is a Middle East news analyst with a degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from Southern Connecticut State University. A past columnist with The Jewish Press and senior editor at Arutz 7, Ms. Julian has written for Babble.com, Chabad.org and other media outlets, in addition to her years working in broadcast journalism.