Fb and Instagram get knocked offline.. for about an hour
Snowmageddon won’t be all that enjoyable these experiencing it on the East Coast, nevertheless it might nicely be affecting the remainder of us too. Beginning round 1am ET, Fb and Instagram have been each inaccessible, in addition to apps that require FB credentials. Tinder, for exmaple, additionally went down within the course of — globally. (We noticed issues accessing servers throughout the US, Europe and Asia.) We have additionally seen Hipchat and, er, AIM additionally knocked offline on the similar time. Snow within the servers? Or perhaps it was a DDoS assault? We do not know simply but. Fb and Instagram have simply come again after an hour. Apparently, as TechCrunch famous, Fb’s different app, WhatsApp went robust by way of out.