In the world, it was reported massive drop of various services of the social network of microblogging Twitter.
The main flaw was that the tweets did not appear in the feed, since options such as notifications, direct messages or community tweets did appear.
Users were experiencing problems accessing the social network, both in the web version and in the mobile app for Android Y iOS. When trying to log in, the user was redirected to a “Page not available”, in which the company already spoke about it:
“Some of you are having trouble accessing Twitter and we’re working to get it back up and running for everyone. Thanks for staying with us”.
On the Downdetector site, where Internet users report failures in any service in the world, it was possible to observe the abysmal increase in network failures in a few minutes. Problems that lasted approximately 40 minutes around the world.
According to the reports made so far in DownDetector, hundreds of users reported that the social network did not load and they could not log in, While others reported that they were prevented from opening the app from their cell phone.
According to the incident map, the main countries affected by the Twitter global network problem are United States, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Chile, United Kingdom, Holland, Germany, Greece, Japan and Australia.
This is not the first time that such a situation has happened, in 2022 Twitter had problems during its operation, because in the previous months, the social network also registered problems around the world.
This new situation comes in a complicated context for the company, as it has been at the center of the controversy after the decision to Elon Musk to cancel the platform purchase contract. Without a doubt, a difficult year for the microblogging service.
What about Twitter shares
Twitter shares took off last Wednesday after the hedge fund Hindenburg Research revealed that it had acquired a stake in the capital of the social network, considering that it could prevail in court against Elon Musk.
Nathan Anderson, founder of the Hindenburg Research fund confirmed to the agency AFP that his firm had taken a stake “significant, but less than 5% on Twitter”limit from which an investor must report to the securities regulatory authority in the United States (SEC).
Around 5:20 p.m. GMT, shortly before the close of the day in new yorkTwitter stock was down 8.10% at $36.82.
Anderson indicated that This is a first for Hindenburg, which has never previously made a buyer position publicsince his investor profile is above all bets against titles in the market.
For the financial Twitter has a “solid record” in its legal proceedings that began Tuesday before a Delaware court. (eastern United States), aimed at tycoon Elon Musk respecting his commitment to purchase the social network.
The directors of Twitter they reproach Musk for giving up the acquisition for deceitful reasons.
Elon Musk, for his part, stressed that Twitter had minimized the number of bots and spam (unwanted messages) on the social network and that he had not provided him with enough information about the false accounts, which Twitter denies.