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Reddit search was a little broken for hours, but it seems to be fixed

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Reddit search had some issues for hours, according to posts from some frustrated Reddit users, but the problems appear to be addressed after Reddit implemented a fix.

When the issues were happening, when doing a search while logged in, I didn’t see any posts in the results. For example, if I searched “iPhone” in r/Apple while logged in on Old Reddit, I would have expected to see a lot of posts about Apple’s smartphones. But instead, I saw a message that “there doesn’t seem to be anything here.” When I searched on the app, I didn’t see any posts, either.

Screenshot by Jay Peters / The Verge

You’d think Reddit’s Apple community would have some posts about iPhones.

That said, searches weren’t totally broken. When…

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