What Was Instagram & Facebook Outage All About?

Platforms owned by Meta - Instagram and Facebook recently faced uncertain outages, affecting user experiences around the world.

Global Outage

On March 5, 2024, Facebook & Instagram faced widespread login issues globally, lasting for around 2 hours from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. IST

Right after the outage, Meta's spokesperson, Andy Stone, stated that it was a "technical issue", apologising for any inconvenience caused.

Meta's Statement

Elon's Supremacy

While Meta platforms were, Elon Musk's platform "X" remained unaffected, prompting comparisons on social media regarding platform reliability.

Meta's Acknowledgement

Meta acknowledged the widespread issues and reassured users that there wouldn't be any further potential issues.

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