Twitter is temporarily broken in the UK.
Users are seeing the message, “Something is technically wrong. Thanks for noticing – we’re going to fix it up and have things back to normal soon.”
According to Down Detector, the micro-blogging site is suffering outages in the UK, Spain, the Netherlands, Japan, and parts of France and the US, with the problems starting at 6:18am and returning at 1pm.
Twitter has acknowledge the problems, and says it’s working on a fix.
Some users are currently experiencing problems accessing Twitter & Tweeting. We are aware of the issue and are working towards a resolution.
— Twitter Support (@Support) May 19, 2017
Its features appear to be working intermittently, with some users saying they can’t access the site or the app, and other users seemingly unaffected.
Twitter’s search function isn’t working properly either and clicking trending topics sometimes brings up zero results and the message, “Sorry, we couldn’t complete your request.”
However, it’s also introduced new tools to let you see what the site and its partners think they know about you and your interests, and you can opt out of targeted ads.
WhatsApp has suffered two major outages this month, leaving millions of users unable to contact their friends.
One of those outages took place earlier this week, on Wednesday evening.