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iOS 8 Is Out And Already It's Breaking People's iPhones (According To Twitter)

18/09/2014 10:15 BST | Updated 18/09/2014 10:59 BST

Apple iOS 8 is barely 12 hours old and already the software update is being hit hard on Twitter, with hundreds reporting crashing apps as well as stalled updates.

Ironically it seems Twitter is the largest app offender at the moment with users taking to the social site to complain about its app not working with iOS 8.

Another common cause seems to be people trying to download the update on older devices like the iPhone 4S and the iPad 2 and iPad 3.

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While the app-specific crashes appear to be affecting everyone the operating system problems appear to be localised to Apple's older devices, the same applies to stalled updates with the download crashing as well as mid-install crashes appearing to be a common theme as well.

Apple is also currently fighting a bug that has caused it to pull almost all of the HealthKit compatible apps from the App Store.

Here's just some of the early Twitter reactions to iOS 8:

These two friends are part of a group that have been tirelessly fighting for the exclusive use of caps lock on social media:

This is definitely a problem we never had a school:

This tweeter believes Apple's deliberately causing iOS 8 to crash: