Snapchat goes down, users take to Twitter to complain
Shares of Snap rose in February above its IPO price of $17 for the first time since July. Photograph: (Others)
Snapchat went down around the world late Monday, early Tuesday.
Reuters reported the outage lasted as long as four hours.
The social networking app's support team said they were aware of the problem and were looking into it.
We're aware of the issue and working on a fix?? Stay tuned for updates! ??We recommend staying logged into your account.— Snapchat Support (@snapchatsupport) November 6, 2017
The app's users meanwhile took to rival Twitter to complain, and to show off their sense of humour:
Me trying to refresh my Snapchat while it’s down pic.twitter.com/ha5LUyVxHW— Cordell (@CIoutBoy) November 6, 2017
Can’t workout if I’m clicking on Snapchat every 30 seconds to check if it’s still broken or if I’m usually that addicted when it’s working??— Emily Canham (@EmilyCanham) November 6, 2017
Reuters reported that Snapchat had also had technical issues in October.