Facebook and Instagram out of action for users around world

Facebook and Instagram out of action for users around world

Instagram users also reported problems with the photo sharing social media site starting around 11:05 a.m. EDT, according to downdetector.com, a website that tracks site issues.

Millions of Facebook users expressed outrage on Twitter and other social media platforms Wednesday as they were unable to load Mark Zuckerberg's brainchild on their computers and mobile phones. The technical glitch affected users in Europe, the US, Brazil, Japan and Australia. There was a problem with entrance to accounts in a similar way on Facebook.

Facebook has not released any information about the outage at this time. We quickly investigated and started restoring access within about an hour, and we have almost fixed the issue for everyone.

Bad news, friends: Facebook appears to be down for a large number of users.

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Amendola hadn't played that many offensive snaps in a game since December 6, 2015, in a 35-28 loss to the Eagles. The Jets are catching the Patriots at a good time - seemingly before they've figured things out on defense.

The outage map on Down Detector's website shows that the issues are not limited to the U.S.

Some Facebook users were experiencing issues loading the site Wednesday. "Thanks for your patience".

"Earlier today, a networking issue caused some people to have trouble accessing Facebook services. We're working to get things back to normal as quickly as possible", the Facebook spokesperson said.

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