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TechnologyIs Twitter Down? Users Report Issues With Social Media Website

22:10  11 july  2019
22:10  11 july  2019 Source:   newsweek.com

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Ahead of a social media summit at the White House, Twitter experienced a technical difficulty and users couldn't access the site . Twitter informed users that the organization was investigating the issue people were having with accessing the website and promised to keep people updated on the

Twitter is a microblog which allows users to publish short messages of 280 characters of less. Twitter users are able to post their tweets from from numerous devices and platforms, including the iPhone, Android, Blackberry, or Windows Phone devices and traditional computers.

Is Twitter Down? Users Report Issues With Social Media Website © Alastair Pike / AFP/Getty The Twitter logo is seen on a phone in this photo illustration in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday. On Thursday, Twitter's website went down ahead of President Donald Trump's social media summit.

Ahead of a social media summit at the White House, Twitter experienced a technical difficulty and users couldn't access the site.

On Thursday afternoon shortly before 3:00 p.m. EST, Twitter's website gave users a blue screen that said, "Something is technically wrong."

The website, Down Detector, which tracks website outages, had over 1,500 reports of problems, including from users in Virginia, Georgia and even the Netherlands complaining of errors.

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Now that Twitter 's app and website are pack up, users have flooded back to the platform to bemoan the outage. Users took to various social media sites to complain about the outage. More than 5,000 people reported issues with the service to the site DownDetector, which tracks internet outages.

On Thursday, Twitter 's website went down ahead of President Donald Trump's social media summit. Ahead of a social media summit at the White House The website , Down Detector, which tracks website outages, had over 1,500 reports of problems, including from users in Virginia, Georgia and

"Thanks for noticing­–we're going to fix it up and have things back to normal soon," the Twitter website said.

President Donald Trump regularly uses Twitter to communicate messages to both his supporters and critics but when it came to the social media summit, Twitter and Facebook were not invited.

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