Sacramento: WhatsApp is down with users across the world reporting problems accessing the messaging service. Issues with the app, which is used by 1 billion people worldwide, were reported on Wednesday afternoon.
It comes exactly two weeks after a similar problem affected the instant messenger. WhatsApp update makes it easier to ignore boring chats. Users have complained that they are unable to send or receive messages in ‘Chats’.
The familiar spinning wheel and ‘connecting’ message appeared when app users tried to send messages. Monitoring website Down Detector reported hundreds of people complaining about the outage, which appeared to have started between 5pm and 6pm