WhatsApp is down for some users in Brazil and Instagram and Facebook also face instability. According to reports on Twitter, the problem began around 8 am on Sunday (14) and affects the web version and the Android and iPhone (iOS) mobile apps. The hashtag #whatsappdown is the most commented on the social network in the country. The Downdetector website, which logs bug reports for various online platforms, shows that WhatsApp does not work correctly in some countries in Europe, the United States, Saudi Arabia and Malaysia. In the same places,
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WhatsApp is down for some users in Brazil and other countries Photo: Divulgao / Downdetector
Messages displayed by anyone trying to use WhatsApp include: "You may have new messages." In some cases, it is not possible to send the conversations, and the clock icon next to the text shown on the screen permanently. The failure happens either using the Internet via Wi-Fi or using the 3G or 4G network.
Wanted by TechTudo, Facebook, the company that controls the three applications, explained: "We are aware that some people are unable to access the Facebook application family and are working to resolve this issue as soon as possible."
Around 10am, the services started to work again.