Whatsapp is down with just hours to go before New Year
Many WhatsApp users are unable to send New Years messages to their friends and family after the messaging app crashed.
According to Down Detector’s outage map the technical difficulties are affecting millions of people across Europe, India, Malaysia, the US and Brazil.
In the UK the website claims users have been unable to send messages since 6.42pm.
With just hours to go into the New Year, people have been taking to social media panicked that they can't use the app.