PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp are experiencing worldwide outages. Netblocks.org confirmed that approximately 80% of users are unable to connect to the social media sites.
Down Detector, a website that tracks when online services are down, reported that Facebook has been having problems since 6:36 a.m. Sunday.READ MORE: Philadelphia Commerce Director Michael Rashid Resigns After He Reportedly Made Anti-Semitic Remarks, Verbally Abused His StaffWater Main Break Flooding Multiple Buildings In Society Hill Section, Officials Say
Instagram began having problems around the same time.
Whatsapp Messenger, a mobile text messaging app for smart phones, is also experiencing issues.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Union Miss Out On Eastern Conference Championship Amid COVID Crisis
The outages have been reported in the United States, Europe, and parts of Asia.