The breakdown tracking and checking site also demonstrated that at the crest on Sunday, there were in excess of 3,000 occurrences of individuals announcing issues with WhatsApp and more than 7,000 with Instagram.
In January, the Instagram app crashed while WhatsApp users worldwide were unable to send or receive messages.
The outage appeared to have started around 6.30 am Eastern Time, 4 pm in India. All of the Facebook services were back live at 9AM ET. Besides, according to multiple tech pundits, the number of server downfall had been increasing following a merger of Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram on February, although the area of problem remained unidentified. However, the repeat occurrence of this kind of issue for Facebook raises some questions, as the service has recently been experiencing increased political scrutiny as well. Or, are these just standard Facebook maintenance updates as per usual protocol?
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Beato expressed his concern after social media networks Facebook and Instagram, as well as WhatsApp, the messaging service that Facebook owns, experienced a second outage in a month last Sunday, this time lasting for three hours.
A response from a Facebook representative reads, "Earlier today, some people may have experienced trouble connecting to the family of apps ..."
The downtime was from 11:30 to 14:50 BST, before Facebook was able to resolve the connection issues.