Twitter is Down

Microblogging platform and real-time information network Twitter is down for the second time in a month.

Users visiting the site get a blank white page with a rather useless message: "Twitter is currently down for (%= reason %). We expect to be back in (%= deadline %)."

On Twitter's server status page, the company says that "users may be experiencing issues accessing Twitter. Our engineers are currently working to resolve the issue."

When not down, Twitter's hundreds of millions of active users send a mind-boggling 100,000 tweets per minute. How are you filling your time without Twitter this morning?

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Twitter is a privately funded startup with offices in the SoMA neighborhood of San Francisco, CA. Started as a side project in March of 2006, Twitter has grown into a real-time short messaging service that works over multiple networks and devices. In countries all around the world, people follow the sources most relevant to them and access information via Twitter as it happens—from breaking... more

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