WhatsApp is down, so, if you're trying to arrange your weekend plans when you should be working, it's bad luck.

People have been unable to send or receive messages, and are instead being met with a message saying 'Connecting...' and a spinning wheel. How frustrating is that spinning wheel? Has anyone else lashed their phone at the wall yet?

People quickly made their way over to Twitter to see if the problem was just with them, only to find other people across most of Europe, India, Singapore and Vietnam were also unable to send messages. Misery loves company.





According to DownDetector, most problems are being reported in Europe:

Credit: Down Detector

People are being forced to contact their friends via iMessage or SMS, like fucking cavepeople. Come on WhatsApp, sort your servers out.

More to follow...

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Claire Reid

Claire Reid is a journalist at LADbible. Claire graduated from Liverpool John Moores University with a BA in journalism. She’s previously worked at Trinity Mirror. Since joining LADbible, Claire has worked on pieces for the UOKM8? mental health campaign, the Yemen crisis, life in the Calais Jungle as well as a profile of a man who is turning himself into a cyborg.

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