Twitter is currently down for <%= reason %> – Barely minutes after Google restored its GTalk service, which had suffered huge outage on Thursday, Twitter, a preferred social networking web site, went down, affecting thousands and thousands of internet users.
Earlier Google Talk, the favored prompt messaging service utilized by thousands and thousands the world over, suffered an enormous outage lasting over four hours. The outage, affected users across the world. The service was restored around 8.25pm.
“Users may be experiencing issues accessing Twitter. Our engineers are currently working to resolve the issue,” the Twitter team said on its ‘status blog’.
The outage was first reported by users on Twitter, a social networking website. “Google Talk being down is massively annoying! You don’t notice how a lot you take it with no consideration,” Pete Gould, a Twitter user said.