XCode crashes while uploading to app store.

I have submitted 3-4 pre-release builds today - all with no problem. Now, when I submit the app via XCode, the archive is created, validated, and signed, and starts the upload process. Then, XCode inexplicably crashes.

The first 5 or six times, I thought it was something I did or something wrong with the package. I upgraded XCode to 6.3.2 (the latest), but still nojoy.

I grabbed my 2011 Macbook air (underpowered for XCode), did a FRESH install of XCode, copied over the certificates and the source code, re-compiled, validated, submitted, and... CRASH!

Is this a code problem? XCode problem? Or is Apple having a malfunction today?

From the crash report,it looks like this isn't my problem... or it is getting bad data back from the server...

Application Specific Information:
ProductBuildVersion: 6D2105
ASSERTION FAILURE in /SourceCache/IDEFrameworks/IDEFrameworks-7718/IDEFoundation/Issues/IDEIssueManager.m:457
Details:  This method must only be called on the main thread
Object:   <IDEIssueManager>
Method:   +_issueProviderInfo
Thread:   <NSThread: 0x7ff23684cf60>{number = 55, name = (null)}
Hints:   None

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DrDamnitAsked:
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Brandon LyonSenior Frontend DeveloperCommented:
Have you tried uploading the app directly without xcode (using application loader for example)?

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DrDamnitAuthor Commented:
Brandon, can you give me a link on how to do that?
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Brandon LyonSenior Frontend DeveloperCommented:
Here is a youtube video with the steps, though I haven't tried them personally. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWCDks75hg8

It looks like it uses an alternate upload flow in xcode.
Brandon LyonSenior Frontend DeveloperCommented:
Apparently you can also download Application Loader directly from http://itunesconnect.apple.com. Click on "Resources and Help" and you'll find a .dmg download for it as well as a user guide and other resources.
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