Several users reported receiving the following message:“Tweets cannot be loaded right now, please try refreshing”, “Unable to retrieve tweets at this time”. The US, UK, Canada and Japan have all experienced disruptions of varying degrees.
Tweets now fail to load
Unable to retrieve tweets
As of press time, Twitter’s official account and support have not responded to the outage.
Temporary outages were common in the early days of Twitter, but as the platform has grown, the issue has become less common. Multiple users were shocked by the temporary situation.