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(Reuters) -Facebook Inc said it has resolved a technical issue that caused some users trouble accessing Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Messenger, Workplace and Instagram on Saturday.
“We resolved the issue as quickly as possible for everyone who was impacted, and we apologize for any inconvenience,” a spokesperson told Reuters.
Facebook, Instagram and Messenger were down for thousands of users on Saturday, according to outage tracking website Downdetector.com.
Downdetector tracks outages by collating status reports from a series of sources, including user-submitted errors on its platform. The outages might be affecting a larger number of users.
Facebook says services restored after outage
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