Facebook platform users hit Twitter with #facebookdown Wednesday, after losing access to Facebook, Instagram and Messenger across the world. Wochit, USA TODAY
For me, It started with a birthday wish that was never sent. Elsewhere, a phone actually rang, answered by a son whose mom thought he had blocked her. And all across America, selfies piled up in smartphones with nowhere to post.
The message received: “The message could not be posted to this Timeline.”
On Thursday morning, at least 22 hours after the start of one of the longest outages in Facebook’s history, it was a notable disruption for many of us who have woven the ritual of flicking through Facebook and Instagram into the