Twitter Down? Firm Responds as Hundreds of Customers Report Points With Accessing Twitter


Twitter was down for hundreds of customers on Tuesday, in line with outage monitoring web site Downdetector.com. The microblogging service at the moment has over 33,000 experiences on the downtime tracker, which tracks outages by collating standing experiences from a lot of sources, confirmed greater than 15,000 outage experiences. In the meantime, the service seems to be working usually in India, with a small spike of 500 consumer experiences of being unable to entry Twitter. Devices 360 was capable of entry the service, and Twitter’s standing web page doesn’t present any points with the service.

In accordance with Downdetector.com, there have been 33,184 consumer experiences of Twitter downtime at 11:38pm IST on Tuesday. However, there have been 520 consumer experiences on Downdetector.in across the identical time. On the time of submitting this report, Twitter’s standing web page confirmed that each one methods have been operational, with no points reported on Tuesday. The service later acknowledged that some customers have been unable to entry their timelines, including that it was engaged on a repair.

Netblocks, a gaggle that screens intentional downtime of on-line providers and the Web, said that Twitter is experiencing worldwide outages, however that the incident was not associated to country-level web disruptions or filtering. 

Twitter final skilled downtime in July, when the service was inaccessible to hundreds of customers for hours. The microblogging service was operational in India on the time, however over 54,600 customers around the globe have been unable to make use of Twitter, in line with Downdetector.  

Infamous for outages in its early years, Twitter used its widespread “Fail Whale” illustration, a beluga being lifted by birds, for such incidents till in 2013 when it discontinued the emblem. Companies like Meta’s WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger have been utterly inaccessible for a number of customers again in October final 12 months.