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Facebook’s Chief Technology Officer takes blame for Monday’s outage: ‘I’m sorry’

Facebook Chief Technology Officer Mike Schroepfer apologized to the company’s advertisers and businesses who depend on Facebook for the social network’s massive global outage on Monday.

Late Monday morning, Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger all went down, and service wasn’t restored for about 6 hours.

Monday’s outage reportedly cost the company $60 million in revenue. Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg saw his personal net worth decrease by about $7 billion.

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