Social media site Twitter back up after global outage

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25:  In this photo illustration,  The Twitter logo is displayed on the screen of an Apple Inc. iPhone 5 in this arranged photograph on September 25, 2016 in Paris, France. According to information from the American television channel CNBC, the Twitter social network could be bought by Google (Alphabet) and group before the end of the year.  (Photo illustration by Chesnot/Getty Images)
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Social networking site Twitter is back in business after a world-wide outage.

The outage lasted approximately an hour.

According to website, 671 Kiwi Twitter users reported outages between 6am and 7am on Friday.

Worldwide, reported issues skyrocketed from 32 reports at 6am New Zealand time to a whopping 47,193 at 7am. 

The site has more than 100 million users worldwide.



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