January 28, 2013 in Uncategorized
Nope, its not just you. According to http://www.downforeveryoneorjustme.com and http://downrightnow.com/, the social media giant Facebook is indeed suffering an outage that no one has seen in a long time. At this time there is no answer to why the outage happens or when it will be back online but users are taking their anger out on Twitter with the Hashtag of #Facebook and #Outage.While we don’t know what the cause of the outage is, Facebook did let us know that They are investigating the cause of have and hope to have the whole social site back online. According to the two reporting agencies, there have been reports for at least 3 hours as the outage was rolling out.
Although there are other alternatives to Facebook such as Twitter, G+, and some users are even finding themselves opening up their old MySpace accounts to communicate with friends and to keep everyone up to date. Some posts on twitters are also suggesting that everyone tries something different, while others are asking “When will #Facebook return back online.” Until either Facebook comes back online, or they inform us what happened and when It will be back online, we will keep you guys updated on the status.
What are you doing during the Facebook outage? Are you just playing games, chatting on an irc network, using myspace, twitter, or G+? You tell us down below. This post will update as we get more information on whats going on, and how Zuckerberg and his team is working diligently to get your profiles back online.
01/24/13 09:05 PM Update 1: Facebook reports that their sites are currently unavailable to some US, Canada, and Europe Residence as they try to fix the downed servers that serves those locations. Their estimated time that the server went down was 5:35 PM Monday. So far no information as to when their servers will come back online. We will just have to sit and wait.
01/24/13 09:10 PM Update 2: Reports says that Facebook went down at 8:00 PM EST/ 4PM PST. Also some users are claiming that they can’t access facebook on Chrome but they are still able to access it vie IE or a mobile app. Does Facebook work on a different web browser or device for you? Let us know in the comments down below.