WhatsApp is down across parts of the world including the US, Europe and Brazil with thousands unable to access popular messaging service, according to reports.
There’s currently no word on when things will get back to normal. A WhatsApp spokesperson revealed to Reuters the company is aware of the outage and is working to fix it. WhatsApp has been down for more than an hour, and users of the popular Facebook-owned messaging service have turned to Twitter and Facebook to vent their frustrations.
WhatsApp has more than 1 billion users, and it’s widely used across the world for group chats and as a replacement for SMS in a number of countries.