Instagram Users Report Access Issues
© AP Photo / Jenny KaneThis Friday, Aug. 23, 2019 photo shows the Instagram app icon on the screen of a mobile device in New York
© AP Photo / Jenny Kane
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Instagram users reported issues having access to the photo sharing app on Monday, a week after a massive outage hit multiple Facebook services.
The Downdetector website, which tracks disruptions in online networks, showed that user complaints spiked at around 3:30 p.m. EST.
Problems were reported in the United States, the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom, Canada, and to a lesser extend in Russia.
More than 60% of those affected reported problems accessing the smartphone app, with some experiencing server connection issues and problems with the website.