New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): Twitter was affected by a significant outage lasting around 40 minutes across the world on Thursday evening. Several users reported seeing “Over capacity” and “This page is unavailable” error messages.
Some users are still facing this error on the micro-blogging site. However, Twitter Support took to their official Twitter handle and said that they are trying to fix the issue in the interim. He wrote, “Some of you are having trouble accessing Twitter and we’re working to get it back up and running for everyone. Thanks for sticking with us.”
According to Reuters, the outage affected nearly 2,000 users as of 9 a.m. ET, down from a peak of 50,000 incidents an hour earlier. Reuters further noted that this data is available on the outage tracking website Downdetector.com.
Notably, the incident occurred after Twitter requested a Delaware court to compel Tesla CEO Elon Musk to complete the purchase of the firm and sued Musk for violating his agreement to buy the company. did.
Twitter suffered another widespread loss in February, which it attributed to a software glitch. In the past year, other social media firms have also experienced outages, with meta platforms WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger being unavailable to billions of users for nearly six hours in October. (ANI)
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