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Twitter is down and has stopped working on the afternoon of Thursday (11), both in the web version and in applications for Android and iPhone (iOS). When you try to sign in or access the social network, the page displays the message "There is a technical issue. Thanks for letting us know, we'll fix it and get things right soon." According to DownDetector, a website that monitors the operation of apps and web services, users began to complain about problems around 3:30 pm today.

In addition to Brazil, apparently Twitter has also fallen in the United States, the United Kingdom and Mexico. In response to TechTudo, the company explained that the interruption occurred due to an internal change in the configuration being corrected.

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Twitter down? Users report technical problem on social network Photo: Reproduction / Anna Kellen BullTwitter down? Users report technical problem on social network Photo: Reproduction / Anna Kellen Bull

Twitter down? Users report technical problem on social network Photo: Reproduction / Anna Kellen Bull

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Still according to DownDetector, the peak of complaints occurred around 16h this Thursday the number of bug reports reached 6,074. Google Trends, the tool that monitors the most searched web terms on the day, has also seen a growing interest in the topic. Google Trends search for "problem Twitter" has increased by 2,800% from 3:50 pm to date.

Update: Twitter went back to work at 4:50 pm. According to the company, the instability occurred due to an internal change in the configuration that is being corrected. "Some people can now access Twitter again and we are working to make sure the platform is available to everyone as quickly as possible," the social network said in a statement.

Remember that Twitter is the first social network to go offline and present error today. Instagram is sending the message "blocked" and preventing people from performing activities on the profile. The warning displayed after advancing many Stories next on the platform. Complaints indicate that accounts are temporarily blocked until Sunday (14), and users are not allowed to view Stories. In response to TechTudo, Instagram claims to be investigating the error. The cause of the block and how to resolve it remains unknown.

Twitter went down? Users report technical problem on social network Photo: Reproduction / Anna Kellen BullTwitter went down? Users report technical problem on social network Photo: Reproduction / Anna Kellen Bull

Twitter went down? Users report technical problem on social network Photo: Reproduction / Anna Kellen Bull

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