Twitter Down: Outages Hit US And UK

18 April, 2018, 03:19 | Author: Lynette Payne
  • Twitter is currently down in many parts of the world including the US UK and Japan

As reported, Twitter stopped working in the United States, parts of Europe including the United Kingdom and Japan. The micro-blogging site failed to load, with users being redirected to a default landing page.

The outage seems to have hit Twitter across both platforms: web as well as app.

The Twitter is back in action as 5.35pm in Qatar. The site claims it will have "things back to normal soon". Users started experiencing outages around 6:50 a.m. PST today.

The error message reads, "Cannot retrieve tweets at this moment".

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The website has been issuing an error message to its users saying, "Something is technically wrong".

According to UK's Independent, citing the website DownDetector, there were a number of problems with the site on Tuesday evening.

A lot of online tracking services like Downdetector and Downrightnow have shown huge jump in reports from users on Twitter.

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