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Facebook cancels conference, Microsoft withdraws from another on coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it would cancel its annual developer conference due to fears over the coronavirus outbreak and Microsoft Corp followed suit by withdrawing from a gaming conference scheduled for next month.
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Facebook cancels annual developer conference amid coronavirus concerns

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

Facebook has canceled its highly-anticipated F8 developer conference because of growing concerns over the rapidly spreading coronavirus outbreak. The annual event, which typically draws thousands of people from multiple countries, was set to take place on May 5 and 6 in San Jose, California. Instead,...
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Facebook cancels F8 conference in San Jose over coronavirus concerns

1 month ago   |   By ABC

Facebook is canceling its biggest event of the year in San Jose over growing concerns around COVID-19.
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Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Facebook says it is canceling F8, its annual conference for developers, as spread of the new coronavirus around the world is hitting companies hard, spurring them to suspend production, meetings, events and business travel The annual Facebook show is usually held in late April or early May in the San Francisco area. The company says...
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Facebook cancels annual developer conference amid coronavirus fears

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it would cancel its annual developer conference, F8 2020, amid rising concerns of the coronavirus outbreak.
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