What happens when three billion social media users are suddenly locked out of their apps? The great Instagram and Facebook outage saw people flock to Twitter and TikTok to get their fix – drawing complaints from regulars that service was suddenly slow. Where were you during the outage of 2021? On TikTok, of course.
Elsewhere, Tom Daley knitted the viral JW Anderson Harry Styles cardigan in the platform’s most meta moment of the week.