Facebook and Instagram services suffer widespread outages

Facebook and Instagram services suffer widespread outages

Dave LeeNorth America technology reporter

 

Several of Facebook’s products are suffering partial outages, affecting users globally.

 

Facebook’s main product, its Messenger service, image-sharing site Instagram and messaging app WhatsApp have all been disrupted.

The cause of the interruption is not yet known, or is yet to be made public.

 

"We’re aware that some people are currently having trouble accessing the Facebook family of apps,” the company said in a statement.

 

Full story: https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-47562281

 

-- BBC NEWS 2019-03-13
 

latest news from World

Australia cuts annual immigrant cap 15 percent, puts key cities off-limits to someBy Colin Packham FILE PHOTO: Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison speaks during the INPEX Gala Dinner in Darwin, Australia November 16, 2018. David Moir/Pool via REUTERS SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia on Wednesday...

READ MORE...

Baby Diana? Or little Arthur? Bets on for royal baby nameBy Jayson Mansaray FILE PHOTO: Britain's Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry the Duke of Sussex visit the Andalusian Gardens in Rabat, Morocco February 25, 2019. Facundo Arrizabalaga/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) - What...

READ MORE...

San Francisco officials look to ban sale of e-cigarettes FILE PHOTO: A woman holds a Juul e-cigarette while walking in New York, U.S., September 27, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) - San Francisco officials on Tuesday proposed legislation that would ban the sale of e-cigarettes from...

READ MORE...

Boeing reshuffles top engineers amid 737 MAX crisisBy Eric M. Johnson FILE PHOTO: An American Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 flight from Los Angeles approaches for landing at Reagan National Airport shortly after an announcement was made by the FAA that the planes were being grounded by the United...

READ MORE...
sponsors