Outage hits Facebook, Instagram users worldwide

Outage hits Facebook, Instagram users worldwide

Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram users reported not being able to access the apps in parts of the world on Wednesday as a result of an outage of undetermined origin. Facebook acknowledged the outage while confirming that it was not related to an attack aimed at overwhelming the network. The Facebook outages seemed to be heaviest in the US, Europe, Japan and Australia.

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Miles O'Brien
Miles O'Brien 1 year

Take your time fixing this.

Luficer Morningstar
Luficer Morningstar 1 year

Good

David James
David James 1 year

oh the humanity!

ReWired Ramen
ReWired Ramen 1 year

Oh! Now do Twitter!

Lord Baktor
Lord Baktor 1 year

What a loss. I can't be smug about not using facebook if it's down.

Mike Clark
Mike Clark 1 year

All people want, a messenger. Facebook is built on this premise since the rise of AOL's messenger. Problem is they bloat it with crap, stuff advertising everywhere, and demand more private info. It just makes people leave. It happened to MySpace, it happened to bebo, and it is finally happening to Facebook. Many, like myself, keep an account out of formality not because I use it.

chrisretusn
chrisretusn 1 year

Did the world end?

Sugma balls
Sugma balls 1 year

Nothing of value has been lost.

NPC#1337 T3H H0nkulAr
NPC#1337 T3H H0nkulAr 1 year

Let the beast die already! I mean,,, erm... rational composure.

kizzle
kizzle 1 year

Only the blue check crew care

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