Facebook ultimately blamed the outage on an error that occurred during "routine maintenance". The accessibility function helps describe images to visually-impaired people.
An online statistics portal predicted that Facebook users in the Philippines are expected to reach 49.9 million by 2023. Some were amusing, while others were just disconcerting. Hashtags and hashtag pages were still not functioning, according to posts by some users, reportsCNET.
Facebook did not respond to queries that the outage could have been related to its plans to link its three messaging platforms Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger. And this is something Facebook has been doing since at least April 2016. All of which are affected whenever Facebook has outages. "We're now having some issues with DM [direct message] delivery and notifications", it said in a tweet. Communications through these apps are not feasible. The business will not only lose revenue but also its customer base. However, those ads were still billed to the advertisers.
Facebook's crash was still well underway as of 6pm United Kingdom time today, and it was primarily affecting images. In a similar incident in March, the company said it would consider refunding advertisers for lost exposure.
Frustrations over losses were high, but another issue was that advertisers were not notified about what was happening. Advertisers weren't able to strategize on what to do next. The outages are being reported as of Wednesday morning.
Trump raised tariffs to 25% from 10% on US$200bn of Chinese goods, and China retaliated with levies on United States imports. It is not clear if China made any new concessions to win the promise that the US would hold off on further tariff hikes.
Earlier, US President Donald Trump said that he will meet Putin during the summit on June 28-29, reported Al Jazeera. The letter comes just a few days before Trump is scheduled to meet with Putin at the G-20 summit in Japan.
The ex wife of a man now behind bars accused of trying to run her down has been charged after allegedly stealing his guns. Joseph Irby's charges involve an altercation that began with a shouting match after the divorce hearing.
While the Yankees gifted a tiny baseball jersey to the family, which featured Archie's name on the back, alongside the number 19. During their appearance, Harry and Meghan met Bianca Rainbow-Jones and her baby daughter.
Even the High Court yesterday came down firmly on the TN Government for its failure to tackle the water scarcity. Here's the difficulty in India's sixth most exciting metropolis after its four reservoirs ran dry this week.
FOX Business foreign policy analyst Walid Phares reacts to President Trump's resolute leadership and decision not to strike Iran. It added the United Kingdom still supported the Iranian nuclear deal - that Mr Trump ditched in 2018.
Health officials in Marion and Hamilton counties said Tuesday they've found such mosquitoes for the first time this year. The state Health Department said Monday the virus was detected in a Turner County resident between the age of 30 and 39.
And then for like, my brother's generation, teenagers, they love being able to see a superhero that they can relate to. But the real scene-stealer was, without question, Lexi Rabe - aka Tony Stark's daughter from Avengers: Endgame .
Flowers was charged with executing four people inside Tardy Furniture Store in the small town of Winona, Miss., in 1996. Curtis Flowers was tried six times by the same prosecutor for killing four people at a furniture store 23 years ago.
More seasonal highs arrive early next week, along with less humid conditions as higher pressure builds back into the Midwest! Friday: Partly cloudy with isolated afternoon showers and thunderstorms, inland chances 50-70 percent, beaches 30-40 percent.
Babar Azam scored 101 not out and Haris Sohail collected 68 runs to guide Pakistan to their target with five balls to spare. Ever since their revamp, Morgan & Co have led the way and other teams have followed.
Defeat to India Still Haunts Sarfaraz Ahmed! "The guys were incredibly hurt, by media, by public, by social media". So when we put three disciplines together, we'll be exceptional. "We're trying to get that consistency better".
Biden Holds Lead In New Democratic Presidential Poll
What they do with the new attention those performances are giving them and how far that success can go is another question. Biden has the support of 22 percent of voters while Harris secured 20 percent, according to the poll published on Tuesday.
New Tetris Battle Royale coming to phones
This could mean that there will be more games being made as a result. Tetris Royale is now in development for both iOS and Android. Tetris Royale will come with a lot of different game modes.
Trump Invites Kim Jong Un to Meet Him at Korean Border
Trump described the offer of meeting Kim as a "feeler" and said he came up with the plan "this morning" (Saturday). Mr Trump is scheduled to visit South Korea later on Saturday after meetings at the G20 in Osaka, Japan .
Game 79: Blue Jays at Red Sox lineups and notes
The last time the Yankees went without a home run was May 25 in the second game of a doubleheader against the Kansas City Royals. Anderson planted his right foot awkwardly on the wet dirt behind second base after fielding a grounder and throwing to first.
'The Office' is leaving Netflix in 2021
It's certainly "sad" for the streaming giant: The Office is the most popular show on all streaming services. Netflix have a contract with NBC that allows them the rights to stream the show domestically.
New Zealand vs Pakistan Preview & Prediction
As for Pakistan , they have only won two out of their six games, which is why they face an uphill battle to reach the last four. If they wish to proceed further in this tournament, they will have to pull up their socks in the fielding department.
NBA Draft 2019: Notable undrafted free agent signings
Williamson averaged 22.6 points, 8.9 rebounds, 2.1 assists, 2.1 steals and 1.8 blocks per game on 68.0 percent shooting overall. The Warriors will now have three draft picks on Thursday as they begin to move into the future a little bit.