Instagram rummaged out of the air during the morning and afternoon of Saturday (12). Around 13h, the team’s application for sharing photos and videos of the most popular world confirmed the flaw in his official Twitter account:. “We are working to resolve an issue in the delivery of updates Thank you for patience,” says the note published Instagram by the team on their official Twitter profile.
Around 15h, some users began to access the service, but until 18h he still unstable, according to users who shared posts about it on other social networks.
On Saturday night, the service was already running.
In February this year, the social network solved a vulnerability issue found in August 2013 Failure allowed change the privacy profile -. To public or private.
Application worth $ 1 billion
The application, which had announced its purchase by Facebook in 2012 at an estimated U.S. $ 1 billion deal, lets you share photos on various social networks, including Facebook and Twitter.
In March this year, the blog announced that the tool was surpassed the milestone of 200 million active users per month. The number indicates an increase of 50 million users in six months, since the app has reached 150 million in September 2013.
The Instagram was created in October 2010 by Kevin Systrom and the Brazilian Mark Krieger.Initially released for iOS devices, Apple’s service has won a version for smartphones with the Android system in April 2012, registering 1 million downloads in the first day.