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Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Are All Back Online After Hours-Long Global Outage

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp all suffered major outages yesterday.

All three sites had to make the announcement on their competitor site, Twitter.

Twitter had fun at the expense of the three Mark Zuckerberg apps creating memes showing people running back to Twitter in droves.

Twitter’s actual Twitter account also had some fun with the outage.

Another person wrote, today is the day that all of us who kept their blogs running are once again the rulers of the internet. Welcome back my children.

The outage reportedly began at 8:41 a.m. PDT and there was no immediate word to the cause of it.

Services for all three social media platforms starting working again around 4pm.

Bloomberg also reported that CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth dropped by $7 billion due to the outage.

What did you do during this social media outage?

Read more at NBCNews.com


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