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Twitter, TweetDeck Back up after the global outage


Twitter and Tweetdeck were down across the world hit by outages. Now Twitter and Tweetdeck are back as many users are able to login to access their accounts. Even though Tweetdeck is back, there is still partial outages.

Earlier the official support account of Twitter tweeted, “We’ve been experiencing outages across Twitter and TweetDeck. You might have had trouble Tweeting, getting notifications, or viewing DMs. We’re currently working on a fix, and should be back to normal soon.”

Since 6 a.m. Wednesday, U.K. time, Twitter had been experiencing problems. Users were affected due to this outage. Also Twitter management dashboard TweetDeck was down in parts of Europe, the U.S., and Asia.

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Outage.report, the outage monitoring website received over 4,000 reports of the incident globally. The complaints were from Japan, Canada, India, etc.

Due to the technical issue, users were not able to view direct messages. They were experiencing issues in posting pics and videos. Also, some users faced the issue of being redirected to the main Twitter service when they tried to access TweetDeck.

It is pertinent to mention here that TweetDeck is the Twitter account management platform. It enables users to manage various timelines and accounts simultaneously. Usually, it is used by businesses and agencies but some individuals also use it who likes its interface.

Nicole Craig

Media coordinator and junior editor at Research Snipers RS-NEWS, I studied mass communication and interested technology business, I have 3 years experience in the media industry.