According to DownRightNow.com (and by attempting to log into Twitter.com) Twitter is currently down. In the wake of Google Talk going down this morning, people are wondering if the events are somehow related.
Twitter recently posted this on status.twitter.com:
Ironically, if you try to Tweet out the update, it fails as well.
We will update with more news as we get it.
Update: 12:27pm EST Twitter seems to be back up. Twitter.com works and statuses can be sent from 3rd party dashboards like MarketMeSuite. The cause for this outage is still unknown. There has been hypothesis around the global google outage causing people to take to Twitter and giving the site issues…