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Instagram Hit by Bug That Deleted Activists’ Stories Mysteriously, Company Says Issues Fixed

E-News | 09/05/2021 05:26 PM | Click to read full article

Instagram has announced that the company is aware that users worldwide faced an error where their posts, stories, and even highlights got deleted mysteriously. The company and its chief, Adam Mosseri said that the error caused by a bug has now been fixed. The timing of this glitch was unfortunate as many activists were trying to run an awareness campaign about missing Indigenous women.

Instagram said that the technical issue did not pertain to any topic or location, and users globally appear to be impacted.