but starts working again) – TechCrunch

Are Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp currently available to you? We too! It seems like a lot, a lot of other people.

We get reports left and right about interruptions in three properties on Facebook, with no indication of the cause. It’s all so hard that Facebook’s own server status page won’t even load to explain what’s going on. Some of the corresponding mobile apps seem to be loading, but only loading the cached data; refresh or try to drag a new page and things probably won’t load properly.

When Facebook is on the web works load, generally leads to the following error message:

The break-up came just weeks after the one that shut down Instagram and WhatsApp in March.

(Update, 3:19 PM: Things seem to be coming back online, about an hour after the outage first started.)