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Can’t Upload Avatars or Background Images on Twitter? They’re Working On It

If you try to upload a new avatar or background image to your Twitter profile, you may prove unsuccessful. Don’t worry – you’re not alone. Twitter has updated their Status page to inform users that there may be a problem with this function and that they’re working on it: “Currently, Users are not be able to upload or update avatar …

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iMessage Not Working For Many Users

According to reports from multiple outlets, users are currently experiencing some problems with Apple’s iMessage service. According to The Next Web, iMessages seems to be having problems on devices through multiple carriers. MacRumors reports that their forums are full of people complaining about an outage. The official Apple support forums current has a thread “iMessage not working.” “Is anyone else …

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GoDaddy: Service Restored For Most Customers

Update: GoDaddy says service is completely restored, and that the outage was not the result of a hack. Full statement here. On Monday, GoDaddy experienced a major outage, and a a result, many sites went down. Many users and businesses had a lot of complaints, as you can imagine. The company has not confirmed the reason for the outage, but …

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GoDaddy Could Be Down From One Hour To One Month, Anonymous Own3r Says

Update: GoDaddy says service is completely restored, and that the outage was not the result of a hack. Full statement here. As previously reported, GoDaddy is experiencing some downtime, and a member of Anonymous is taking credit (though only on behalf of himself). More on this developing story here. When asked on Twitter how long he plans for this to …

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GoDaddy Down For Some Users

Update: GoDaddy says service is completely restored, and that the outage was not the result of a hack. Full statement here. GoDaddy has been having some trouble today, with users taking to Twitter to vent their frustration at sites all over the web being down. Some are indicating the issue is primarily one affecting the East Coast. More (including the …

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Xbox LIVE Down, Microsoft Aware of the Issue

[UPDATE] Xbox LIVE is back up, though Microsoft has not yet commented on the outage. [ORIGINAL] It’s not just you – Xbox LIVE is down. If you’ve called off work to nurse your Labor Day hangover and were hoping to kick back for some Xbox multiplayer action, you may be out of luck. The Xbox LIVE service is currently down, …

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Wikipedia Goes Down: Internet Freaks Out

Update: Wikipedia now appears to be back in working order. Either way, this was quite a reminder of just how much the Internet has come to rely on Wikipedia. What a scare! As Cinderella once said, “You don’t know what you’ve got, ’til it’s gone.” Wikipedia is down right now, and people are not realizing how much they depend on …

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Twitter On Outage: Not How We Wanted Today To Go

On Thursday, Twitter experienced a massive amount of downtime for all web users, and mobile users were experiencing some additional problems. Twitter had initially updated its status blog to say, “Users may be experiencing issues accessing Twitter. Our engineers are currently working to resolve the issue.” The company later updated that to say, “Update: The issue has stabilized and all …

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Twitter Down At Various Times Throughout The Day, Google+ Has Fun

As previously reported, Twitter has been experiencing some downtime today. It seems to be coming and going. Meanwhile, users have been flockig to other social networks to talk about how Twitter is down. That includes Google+, where there is no shortage of chatter about it. Buzzfeed went so far as to say Google+ users are being “total dicks”. I’m not …

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Twitter Goes Down, Subway Cookies Take The Punishment

Twitter has been experiencing some downtime today. The company acknowledged site issues on its Status Blog, and shortly thereafter posted an update, indicating that the problem was resolved: Users may be experiencing issues accessing Twitter. Our engineers are currently working to resolve the issue. Update: The issue has been resolved and all services are currently operational. However, the site seems …

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Facebook Outage Killed Some Retail Sites’ Performance

On Thursday night, Facebook experienced a major worldwide outage that lasted, in some cases, for a couple of hours. Things have been less-than-perfect for users since then, even after Facebook released a statement saying that everything should be a-ok. Users were still reporting this morning that Facebook was either slow to load or down altogether, although things seem to have …

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Facebook Down Again After Overnight Outage

It appears that Facebook is having some problems this morning, only a few hours after straightening everything out following an outage that lasted for more than two hours on Thursday night. That outage affected a good number of users across the world, and people took to Twitter to complain (and crack IPO jokes, as would be expected). By late Thursday …

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