Especially the messages received from people who have died in the meantime could be unpleasant.

Users of the largest social network reported yesterday’s troubling problems. Facebook because of a sudden show a few years old messages sent via Messenger as new attention web TheVerge.

Thank you @facebook for sending me notifications of messages sent over a year old. Many were from my day, my partner, Dean, passed away and now I’ve been in the evening.

The error occurred entirely randomly to some people and picked random messages that appeared as freshly delivered. This behavior in some situations may have caused a slight shock to people. Imagine that a family member or a friend who no longer lives would suddenly write to you.

Fortunately, however, the company reacted relatively quickly and eliminated the problem on the same day. The spokesman said the software update was the cause, and the annoyance is already completely removed. At the same time, he apologized for the problem.

Sales of online retailers in the US tore records during Cyber ​​Monday

Mobile phone transactions amounted to 55.6% y / y.

US online retailers have recorded record Cyber ​​Monday. Sales on Monday (November 26) reached a new record high of $ 7.9 billion (€ 6.95 billion). This was 19.3% more than during Cyber ​​Monday last year, said Adobe Analytics.

Mobile transactions grew by 55.6% year-over-year and $ 2.2 billion in revenue, according to Adobe, following 80 of the 100 largest Internet retailers in the US, such as Amazon and Walmart. More than half of the customers visited the reseller’s website during Cyber ​​Monday via smartphones.

Amazon’s biggest online retailer said Tuesday it has “break-breaking records” for the holiday weekend and that Cyber ​​Monday was the largest day in the group’s history, saying that customers have bought more than 18 million toys and 13 million items since clothes under Black Friday and Cyber ​​Monday.

Cyber ​​Monday or Cyber ​​Monday is Monday after Black Friday. It is being used by consumers who have not been able to buy on Friday or Saturday after Thanksgiving, and the online retailers offer significant discounts during it.