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Several people reported that old texts from Valentine's Day showed up on their phones early Friday. Here's what's going on.Several people reported that old texts from Valentine's Day showed up on their phones early Friday. Here's what's going on.

Old Valentine's Day texts were resent to phones due to messaging issue - Business Insider

Delayed text messages that were sent around Valentine’s Day 2019 were received across the US overnight on November 7th. No one is sure what exactly went wrong. Both iPhones and Android phones appear to have experienced the issue, and all major carriers are involved.No one’s sure what happened.

Text messages delayed from February were mysteriously sent overnight - The Verge

Imagine a horrible crossover episode of "Modern Love" and "Black Mirror," and you might experience a fragment of the horror felt by scores of confused iPhone and Android users when they received an out-of-the-blue text message. In a strange series of events, people reported messages they had originally sent on Valentine's Day were drastically delayed. The texts were instead delivered to former lovers and family members across the nation somewhere between 3 and 5 a.m. early Thursday morning, depending on the time zone. "Y'all... my damn phone apparently delivered a text to my ex at 5am this morning that was supposed to be sent in FEBRUARY," wrote Twitter user @PBandJamiee. "The universe wants me to fail."

'It was a punch in the gut': Numerous individuals receive texts originally sent on Valentine's Day - SFGate

“Y’all... my damn phone apparently delivered a text to my ex at 5am this morning that was supposed to be sent in FEBRUARY. The universe wants me to fail”

jamie ✨ on Twitter: "Y’all... my damn phone apparently delivered a text to my ex at 5am this morning that was supposed to be sent in FEBRUARY. The universe wants me to fail"

“This is wild.Anybody else get these weird texts last night? https://t.co/vutZSQfjUv”

Ashley C. Ford on Twitter: "This is wild.Anybody else get these weird texts last night?… "

“Oh hi! 🙋🏼‍♀️ Well now I got my reminder who I was dating this past Valentine’s Day. What a bizarre thing this is!! https://t.co/8FDwF9UXHo”

Leslie Liberty on Twitter: "Oh hi! 🙋🏼‍♀️ Well now I got my reminder who I was dating this past Valentine’s Day. What a bizarre thing this is!!… "

“Imagine if you decided to shoot your shot on Valentine's Day and spent the last 9 months thinking your. crush never responded?!?! A ton of people received text messages overnight that were originally sent on Valentine’s Day https://t.co/lVaEVw9Cnx”

Julie DiCaro on Twitter: "Imagine if you decided to shoot your shot on Valentine's Day and spent the last 9 months thinking your. crush never responded?!?! A ton of people received text messages overnight that were originally sent on Valentine’s Day https://t.co/lVaEVw9Cnx"

(CNN) — Text messages received overnight on Wednesday caused confusion, misunderstandings and even alarm for some recipients. The text messages appear to have originally been sent on February 14, Valentine’s Day, but were received more than eight months later with Wednesday’s time stamp. The total number of messages sent due to what’s being called an […]

People just received text messages originally sent on Valentine's Day | East Idaho News

Text messages received overnight on Wednesday caused confusion, misunderstandings and even alarm for some recipients. The messages appear to have originally been sent on February 14, Valentine's Day, but were received more than eight months later with Wednesday's time stamp.Some said they received text messages from ex-boyfriends and ex-girlfriends that led to awkward conversations.

A bunch of people just received text messages originally sent on Valentine’s Day | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV | News, Weather, Sports

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WJW) - Social media users reported waking up to strange text messages Thursday morning that seemed out of context. https://twitter.com/mjhagan75/status/1192484456776552449?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1192484456776552449&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WJW) - Social media users reported waking up to strange text messages Thursday morning that seemed out of context. According to the Indianapolis Star, the texts were composed months ago and were sent at early hours of the morning Thursday as a result of a maintenance update conducted on Wednesday night.

Maintenance update caused text messages sent months ago to deliver to phones overnight | fox8.com

The messages appear to have originally been sent on Feb. 14, Valentine's Day, but were received more than eight months later with Wednesday's time stamp.The messages appear to have originally been sent on Feb. 14, Valentine's Day, but were received more than eight months later with Wednesday's time stamp.

People just received messages originally sent on Valentine's Day

Social media is aflame with reports of text messages being delivered overnight, which were originally sent on (or around) Valentine’s Day.Social media is aflame with reports of text messages being delivered overnight, which were originally sent on (or around) Valentine’s Day.

Awkward! Your Mushy Valentine’s Day Texts May Have Just Been Delivered Last Night

Text messages received overnight on Wednesday caused confusion, misunderstandings and even alarm for some recipients.Text messages received overnight on Wednesday caused confusion, misunderstandings and even alarm for some recipients.

People just received text messages originally sent on Valentine's Day

Tons of smartphone owners, no matter if they use Android or iOS devices, got a strange surprise overnight. Reports have trickled in all day on Thursday of long-delayed text messages (from around February, specifically Valentine’s Day, this year) finally arriving.Tons of smartphone owners, no matter if they use Android or iOS devices, got a strange surprise overnight. Reports have trickled in all day on Thursday of long-delayed text messages (from around Fe…

A bizarre glitch finally sends out tons of delayed text messages from February – BGR

A new report says a maintenance fix led to people receiving delayed text messagesA new report says a maintenance fix led to people receiving delayed text messages

Why you just got a text message that someone sent you on Valentine’s Day 2019 - Deseret News

We tracked down the source of confusion for cell phone users everywhere.We tracked down the source of confusion for cell phone users everywhere.

Why People Got Random Unsent Text Messages in the Middle of the Night

(CNN) -- Text messages received overnight on Wednesday caused confusion, misunderstandings and even alarm for some recipients. The text messages appear to have originally been sent on February 14, Valentine's Day, but were received more than eight months later with Wednesday's time stamp.(CNN) -- Text messages received overnight on Wednesday caused confusion, misunderstandings and even alarm for some recipients. The text messages appear to have originally been sent on February 14, Valentine's Day, but were received more than eight months later with Wednesday's time stamp. The total number of messages sent due to what's being called an "internal maintenance cycle" was 168,149, according to Syniverse, which provides technology and business services for a number of telecommunications companies.

People just received text messages originally sent on Valentine’s Day | Fox17

The third-party text platform Syniverse said 168,149 messages were held up because of a maintenance issue.The third-party text platform Syniverse said 168,149 messages were held up because of a maintenance issue.

Ghost text issue affects cellphone users - The Washington Post

A system designed to make text messaging across platforms and carriers easier could be to blame for a bevy of early-morning messages sent to users that seem to be from Valentine’s Day.A system designed to make text messaging across platforms and carriers easier could be to blame for a bevy of early-morning messages sent to users that seem to be from Valentine’s Day.

Texts from last night are delayed messages from Valentines Day | WPXI