Tag: Outage

Twitter Hit by a double downtime in a day, triggering massive Tweep hysteria

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Twitter site spent about an hour offline this morning, then came back up — only to be hit my a more prolonged glitch fall once more with the network's website and mobile apps inaccessible. Reports The Independent Visitors to the website were greeted by a message telling them that "Something is technically wrong". "Thanks for noticing," the message reads. "We're going to fix it up and have things back to normal soon." Mobile apps as well as the website itself appeared to be broken. Tweetdeck, Twitter's other official client, was also broken. Twitter's @Support account posted a message saying that "Some users are currently experiencing problems accessing Twitter. We are aware of the issue and are working towards a resolution." (That account is itself part of the outage, but Twitter sent