It is being reported that Facebook is currently down worldwide.
A search on site Downdetector also confirms that the Facebook site is experiencing problems.
We are so far unable to confirm if this is a minor technical glitch or something more.
It 2014, it was reported that authorities in Thailand had blocked access to Facebook, although a spokesman for the National Council for Peace and Order said that the NCPO has blocked some politically-oriented pages on Facebook, but not access to the entire system.
Facebook is down UPDATE 1:
The Next Web is reporting that Facebook and Instagram are currently experiencing technical problems.
— The Next Web (@TheNextWeb) January 27, 2015
Whilst CNN says Tinder is also down.
We’ll bring you more info on this as soon as we get it.
— King Podge (@kingpodge) January 27, 2015
Whilst global productivity surges, Twitter users continue to see the funny side…
— The Project (@theprojecttv) January 27, 2015
Reports from Twitter says Lizard Squad is claiming responsibility for taking Facebook, Instagram, Tinder and Snapchat offline.
— CBS Los Angeles (@CBSLA) January 27, 2015
Well it looks like you can all go back to playing Candycrush as it seems Facebook is back online, or at least it is in Thailand.
— Funny Pics (@trollbust3r) January 27, 2015
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