Facebook Inc blamed a "faulty configuration change for a nearly six-hour outage on Monday that prevented the company's 3.5bn users from accessing its social media and messaging services such as WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger.
Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram appeared to be partially reconnected to the global internet by early hours of Tuesday, six hours into an outage that paralyzed the social media platform.
Facebook Inc could be forced to sell its prized assets WhatsApp and Instagram after the US Federal Trade Commission and nearly every US state filed lawsuits against the social media company ...
Facebook Inc said on Wednesday some of its users globally were facing issues while sending media files over its social media platforms including WhatsApp and Instagram, and the social media company said it was working to fix the problem.
Facebook Inc said it restored services on Sunday after some users could not access its social networking site, photo-sharing network Instagram and messaging app WhatsApp.
Facebook Inc's photo-sharing social network Instagram is back up for some users on Wednesday, after suffering a worldwide outage days after it installed a new head of the app.
Facebook announced Tuesday it had removed hundreds of fake accounts originating in Iran and Russia from its own platform and from Instagram.
BlackBerry Ltd on Tuesday filed a patent infringement lawsuit against social media platforms Facebook Inc and its units WhatsApp and Instagram.
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