Interestingly, the message is only directed at "some of you," rather than "everyone," so let us know if your service isn't experiencing any hiccups -- two of our US-based staff members were unable to connect as of this writing. Sony also notes that it'll keep folks updated via Twitter, so keep an eye out.
Update: It appears to be back in operation, for us at least.
|Yup, it's down for me in North America!||2449 (20.9%)|
|Yup, it's down for me in Europe!||1172 (10.0%)|
|Yup, it's down for me somewhere else!||193 (1.6%)|
|Nope, all clear here.||980 (8.4%)|
|I can't check because I have a real job, you lazy monsters.||3897 (33.3%)|
|I just wanted to mention that I think PSN is junk and that's why it's down. Also, I'm a troll.||3013 (25.7%)|