A bug in Twitter's inner-workings has caused certain tweets to disappear, including some from music's biggest stars. The problem impacted the accounts of Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, members of One Direction and surely many ordinary Twitter users throughout a roughly 12-hour period yesterday (March 25).
"We are currently researching a bug that has caused some Tweets to not be displayed," Twitter announced on its status page last night. Most of the tweets have been restored, though some photos associated with tweets continue to be missing in action.
The lost tweets (since restored) included Justin Bieber paying respects to a deceased fan, One Direction's Louis Tomlinson tweeting at bandmate Harry Styles and this photo Lady Gaga tweeted of herself with Miley Cyrus: