Other errors were identified on Instagram and Facebook. Mark Zuckerberg's company, which controls the three applications, has stated that the problem has already been resolved and services should be standardized for all users. According to an official Twitter post from Facebook Business, the failure occurred during a routine maintenance of the platform.
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WhatsApp experienced instability on Wednesday (03) Photo: Luciana Maline / TechTudo
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Due to the app's change in the limit of message sharing, which has recently gone from 200 to five contacts, the chains may not have gained as much out of the ordinary. Among the shared messages, stood out the report about the so-called WhatsApp Gold. The supposed verse premium of the app would be a virus that lures users by offering advanced features and steals their personal data. The false invasion would be made through a video called Martinelli, which would make the phone permanently corrupted.
WhatsApp has been used as a major means of sharing fake news. The use of the platform for this purpose reached its peak in the 2018 General Elections. Thus, several actions were created by the company to ensure the end of this activity, which could lead to the banishment of users, with their cases being brought to justice.
The app also has a report tool fake news, in the Contact Us section, present in the platform configurations. WhatsApp also indicates that users should be aware of misspellings, requests for personal data, or the presence of suspicious links in shared messages, and may indicate false information.
According to Downdetector website, WhatsApp had over 10,000 complaints this morning. Photo: Reproduction / Anna Kellen Bull
Instagram and Facebook also go down
Two other Facebook-controlled apps also crashed this Wednesday. The social network itself and Instagram had difficulties sharing media. In the photo network, it was not possible to post or view Stories, as well as post images in the feed and enjoy other users' posts. The error message Failed to load. Retry was displayed when trying to post photos to the platform. Instagram received more than 1,200 complaints on Wednesday afternoon, according to DownDetector.
On Facebook, a bug allowed users to view information related to the platform's artificial intelligence. Instead of photos, text with information such as "Image may contain one or more people and text" was displayed. The social network also revealed how it understands faces, including features such as beard and accessories, and landscapes, describing flowers and buildings, for example.
Facebook flaw showed how the network identifies what's in users' photos through artificial intelligence Photo: Reproduction / TechTudo
Check below some currents that were shared by users during WhatsApp crashes:
"Today Goblo was talking about Whatsapp Gold and truth. There's a video that will be released tomorrow on Whatsapp and it's called Martinelli. Don't open it. It goes to your phone and nothing you do will fix it. Let your contacts know, friends and colleagues !! If you get a message to update Whatsapp Gold * Don't open it! They just announced that the virus is serious. Send it to everyone. "
2. WhatsApp has been sold and paid
"Hello, Whatsapp will be canceled from day one because it was sold to FACEBOOK. To prevent your WhatsApp from being canceled, send this message to 20 or more contacts, after confirmation of sending the icon will turn blue and you can use What Thank you! Already finished the free messages, tomorrow will start charging for whatsapp at 0.37 Resend this message to more than 9 people of your contacts, and will have free for life. Stay tuned in the ball, it will be green , do it and see "
3. WhatsApp Director – "Varun Pulyani"
"Don't ignore it, please read carefully Hello, I am VARUN PULYANI whatsapp director, this message to inform all our users that we have sold whatsapp to Mark Zuckerberg for $ 19 billion. WhatsApp is now controlled by the zuckerberg brand. If you If you have at least 20 contacts, please send this sms and your whatsapp logo change to a new facebook "f" icon within 24 hours.Send this message to more than 10 people to activate your new facebook services whatsapp or your account be deleted from new servers. "
4. Federal Police Investigation Suspends WhatsApp
"Federal police in conjunction with the WhatsApp application has temporarily suspended the audio function, reason for investigations into embezzlement of bribes in the city council of Rio de Janeiro ……"
5. Pastor Anderson's Phone Confidentiality
"ATTENTION WhatsApp can be up to 48 hours down.
DUE TO THE BREAKING OF PASTOR ANDERSON'S PHONE CONFIDENTIALITY, JUSTICE DETERMINES WHATSAPP PLATFORM STOPPING.
AT THE END OF INVESTIGATIONS.
THE PERIOD MAY LAST UP TO 48 HOURS.
AFFECTING THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE USING THE PLATFORM, NOW IN THE MORNING, USERS RELATE SOME PROBLEMS WHEN TRYING TO DOWNLOAD MEDIA ON THE PLATFORM. "
6. Judicial determination blocks WhatsApp audio and images
BY LEGAL DETERMINATION, WHATSAPP NETWORK IS NOT CONNECTING VIDEO AND IMMEDIATE TIME IMAGES, WAITING TO LOOK FROM JUSTICE TO NORMALIZATION.
Please inform all your contacts so that the communication is done in a written manner. "
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