Snapchat wasn’t working correctly for a lot of users, with tales failing to load or snaps not sending. [update 5:10pm PST – Snapchat appears to be again for many customers after several hours on the fritz
The outage comes just days after Snapchat launched its large Chat 2.zero replace that introduced stickers and different new options, however probably extra traffic than the provider might handle.
DownDetector confirmed an increase in downside experiences over the past few hours. users additionally looked to be having trouble logging in or connecting to the server. In some cases, some options worked whereas others didn’t, and some customers have been unaffected.
A reside outage map displays in particular high stories of Snapchat having been down in North america and Europe, though that’s also the place Snapchat is hottest.
Now that Snapchat is back, check up on my video rant about why it’s no fad, plus a demo of the brand new options.
cellular – TechCrunch