Fb, Instagram and WhatsApp have been down for a number of hours Sunday.
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Fb, Instagram and WhatsApp all skilled worldwide service disruptions Sunday morning that lasted for a number of hours.
The outages, which started round three:30 a.m. PT, prevented entry to Fb and Instagram, whereas WhatsApp customers have been prevented from sending or receiving messages on the chat service. Service to the networks was restored about two hours later.
“Earlier at the moment, some individuals could have skilled hassle connecting to the household of apps. The difficulty has since been resolved; we’re sorry for any inconvenience,” a Fb spokesperson stated.
Fb introduced plans in January toof WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram, permitting customers to ship messages to 1 one other with out switching apps. The apps will stay separate, however they’re going to be introduced collectively underneath a single messaging platform or protocol.
The outage got here a month after Fbthat prevented the social community’s 2 billion customers all over the world from utilizing its providers. The outage — the social community’s longest ever — was blamed on “a server configuration change.”
In November, Fbin a mishap attributable to a take a look at the corporate was operating. That outage lasted about 40 minutes.