Facebook cancels all large physical events till June 2021- Tempemail

Read Article After Microsoft, Facebook has cancelled all physical conferences and events it had planned with 50 or more people through June 2021. It includes the Oculus Connect 7 virtual reality conference in San Jose. According to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, some of these will be organised as virtual events Continue Reading

AWS cancels Sydney Summit due to coronavirus – Cloud- Tempemail

Amazon Web Services has cancelled its three-day Sydney Summit and Innovation Day over ongoing concerns around the global coronavirus pandemic. The cloud behemoth on Thursday said the event scheduled to take place between March 31 and April 2 at Sydney’s International Convention Centre wont not go ahead as planned. “Amazon Web Services regrets Continue Reading

Google cancels physical I/O dev fest due to coronavirus – Training & Development- Tempemail

The novel coronavirus scare continues to wreak havoc upon technology conferences, with Google popular I/O 2020 developer event originally scheduled for May 14 now being turned online-only. “Due to concerns around the coronavirus (Covid-19), and in accordance with health guidance from the CDC, WHO, and other health authorities, we have Continue Reading

Facebook cancels F8 developer conference over coronavirus scare

What just happened? Facebook has canceled its second appearance at a developer-focused conference in as many weeks due to concerns over COVID-19, more commonly known as the coronavirus. The social networking giant on Thursday said it was canceling the in-person component of its upcoming F8 developer conference. The mostly-annual conference Continue Reading

Sony cancels its PAX East plans due to coronavirus fears

What just happened? We’ve seen numerous tech companies pull out of major trade events and conferences over concerns related to the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) outbreak, and that trend is continuing now. For better or worse, Sony has officially announced its decision to withdraw its plans to participate in this year’s Continue Reading

Facebook cancels San Francisco summit on coronavirus fears – Networking – Security- Tempemail

Facebook Inc said on Friday it had cancelled its global marketing summit scheduled for next month in San Francisco due to coronavirus-related risks. “Out of an abundance of caution, we cancelled our global marketing summit due to evolving public health risks related to coronavirus,” a company spokesman said. The event, Continue Reading

Nvidia cancels MWC 2020 plans, despite sponsoring the event

What just happened? Nvidia has decided not to send any employees to Mobile World Congress this year, citing concerns about the dangers of international travel during the coronavirus outbreak. While they’re not the first company to cancel their travel plans, as a major MWC partner they’re sacrificing more than most. Continue Reading

Japanese billionaire cancels search for girlfriend to take on SpaceX trip

What just happened? A Japanese billionaire has canceled plans to find a girlfriend to take into space on a private SpaceX flight. Yusaku Maezawa, who is estimated to have a $2 billion fortune and is the 22nd richest person in Japan, was to choose a “life partner” in a matchmaking Continue Reading

Red founder Jim Jannard retires, cancels Hydrogen phone project

Fun fact: Jim Jannard, who founded Red Digital Cinema in 1999, is also the same individual that started Oakley, Inc. (the sunglasses company) way back in 1975 with a $300 investment. Most do good to have one successful business but Jannard started two – impressive. Red Digital Cinema founder Jim Continue Reading