WhatsApp resumes after temporarily crashing worldwide

Users were unable to send or receive messages for about half an hour


Tech Desk June 14, 2018
WhatsApp crashes worldwide. PHOTO: NARENDAR KHATRI

Thousands of users of the most commonly used messaging service, WhatsApp experienced an outage that hit most parts of the world on Thursday morning.

Users were unable to send or receive messages for about half an hour. The application is since back.

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PHOTO: OUTAGE.REPORT

For an iPhone user, the name of the person or group was replaced with a spinning wheel while the top displayed the word ‘connecting’. On Android, the messages remained unsent.



Users took to Twitter to complain and ask questions regarding the outage while WhatsApp remains silent on this issue.

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