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Twitter is down right now for some users worldwide [Update]

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Update 3/29/2021 11:40 AM: It appears that the issues with Twitter ended as rapidly as they began, as most users are now reporting that the problems have been resolved.

What you need to know

  • Users around the world, particularly in the United States and Europe, are reporting issues with using the social media platform Twitter.
  • The issues appear to be sporadic in nature, with the stability of Twitter going in and out in some locations.
  • There hasn't been word from Twitter about what the cause of the issues are.

The social media giant Twitter appears to be down for many users across the globe as thousands of users, particularly people in the United States and Europe, are reporting issues with using the platform. There are also reported issues in other countries as well according to DownDetector, although they apear to be less severe.

It's unclear what exactly is causing these issues, and Twitter hasn't provided any updates just yet. Ultimately, we just have to hope that the problems will be resolved and that the platform will be running smoothly as usual soon. Stay tuned for updates as the situation unfolds.

Update: It looks like the issues Twitter was experiencing are over as most users are reporting that the problems have been resolved.

Brendan Lowry is a Windows Central writer and Oakland University graduate with a burning passion for video games, of which he's been an avid fan since childhood. You'll find him doing reviews, editorials, and general coverage on everything Xbox and PC. Follow him on Twitter.

2 Comments
  • Hope it returns soon. Otherwise, media companies will have to actually do research to do their jobs.
  • As a journalist I have to agree with you!!