The world's three popular social media apps face global outage in massive photo glitch

Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram - the three popular social media platforms - are currently facing the longest period of technical glitches.

Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram down (ARY News)

Users across Nigeria and around the world cannot upload media files to their friends and families in a massive photo glitch across Mark Zuckerberg's own apps. 

Despite running separately, the three apps seem to be using the same infrastructure on the web with billions of users across the world. 

We’re aware that some people are having trouble uploading or sending images, videos and other files on our apps. We're sorry for the trouble and are working to get things back to normal as quickly as possible. #facebookdown #instagramdown,” Facebook and Instagram said in a tweet on Wednesday.

Users across the world flocked to Twitter to complain about the outage:

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