The social network has blamed its own engineers - not hackers - for an hour-long outage on Tuesday.
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A group calling themselves Lizard Patrol have claimed responsibility for a recent Sony PlayStation Network outage.
UPDATED x3: The world's most popular and largest social network suffered an outage. Naturally, everyone went crazy on Twitter.
EE says a "small proportion" of its 24.9 million users were impacted by overnight outage. Still got problems? Try turning your phone off and on again.
Already holding the dubious honor of causing Singapore's worst network outage, the mobile operator suffers yet another outage this week, clearly indicating it seriously needs an internal review for its own survival.
Mobile operators may be required to maintain a separate set of core network equipment, as part of efforts to raise the the sector's resiliency, according to the telecoms minister. This follows a major outage last month sparked by a fire.
The telecoms regulator says the 3-day service disruption in January was caused by a power fault due to poor electrical installation practices, and inadequate risk assessment practices.
A failure of two separate, redundant network paths resulted in a service distruption to Gmail.
UPDATED 3: Some BlackBerry customers on the Vodafone network have experienced outages, the second such outage in four months.
U.K. cell network O2 has cut off Ericsson after its technology led to a second major outage in just a few months.
Australian ISP Exetel has experienced a network outage, which also brought down the company's support phone lines and website, leaving disconnected users to turn to social media.
USyd will be taking down its network tonight to fix a hardware fault, following yesterday's outage.
Students at the University of Sydney were greeted with a network outage on the first day of their second semester.
Mobile customers who were left without service will get money off their bills in September, and all O2 customers will get a £10 voucher, the operator has said
O2 has recovered from a network outage that left customers without access to voice, data and text services, but customers are unlikely to receive compensation without precedent in the UK
The UK telecoms company said it is working to restore access to 3G services for customers affected by its network outage by this afternoon
O2 has confirmed it is suffering a network outage, which has left thousands of mobile users across the U.K. cut off -- turning phones into nothing more than expensive paperweights.
Phone operator Giffgaff's network suffered an outage on Friday and at the time of writing the company had restored data, but not voice capability, to customers.GiffGaff, a mobile virtual network operator that piggyback's on O2's network, first acknowledged the problems at 10:18am in a post on its forum.
Airtel faces sporadic network outage across India.
Verizon Wireless speaks out as to why its 4G LTE network suffered a major outage across the country this week.
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