(NYDAILYNEWS) — Social media site Facebook crashed Wednesday afternoon, preventing some one billion users from accessing the popular site.
“Sorry, something went wrong,” the site’s homepage read around 3:45 p.m. “We’re working on getting this fixed as soon as we can.”
The company had yet to put out a statement concerning the outage. It lasted until just before 4 p.m. Eastern time.
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People from around the world took their complaints to the next most popular social media site, Twitter.