Worldwide Twitter Blackout, And They Have to Pay Pay $809.5 Million to Settle Lawsuit

Name: Twitter.
Event: Offline, Blackout, Lawsuit Settlement.
Date: 9.20.2021.
Location: United States of America, Worldwide, Earth.
News Link: various links - 9.20.2021.

Is there a connection with the worldwide Blue Bird Twitter blackout and the $809.5 million they have to pay?

Twitter Down for Users Worldwide
Twitter has been down for users worldwide.
Users have been reporting difficulties with Twitter on the Downdetector website.

Source: - 9.20.2021.

Twitter to Pay $809.5 Million to Settle Lawsuit Alleging Jack Dorsey, Others Misled Investors
The complaint alleged the company was tracking daily active users (DAUs) as the primary indicator of Twitter’s user engagement by early 2015 but didn’t reveal that to investors at the time (when it was reporting monthly active user figures). According to the lawsuit, Twitter’s DAU figures showed that user engagement growth was either flat or declining.

Source: - 9.20.2021.