Facebook Cancels F8 Developer Conference Over Coronavirus

Facebook is the latest organization to cancel a major conference as a result of the coronavirus, cancelling this year’s F8.

Microsoft Will Miss Windows Quarterly Guidance Due to Coronavirus

Microsoft has issued a statement warning investors it will miss its quarterly guidance for its Windows business as a result of the coronavirus.

Japan Encourages Telecommuting Over Coronavirus Fears

As the coronavirus spreads, Japan is now encouraging companies to have their employees telecommute in an effort to contain the virus.

Companies Pull Out Of RSA Conference 2020 Due To Coronavirus

RSA Conference 2020 is one of the biggest security conferences of the year, but it will have to go on without some major backers due to the coronavirus.

Apple Will Miss Quarterly Guidance Because of Coronavirus

statement on the company’s website, Apple says its guidance on January 28 “reflected the best information available at the time as well as our best estimates about the pace of return to work following the end of the extended Chinese New Year holiday on February 10.”

MWC Barcelona Canceled Amid Coronavirus Fears

This is just the latest example of the far-reaching impact of the coronavirus, as the death toll and infection rate continues to climb.

Foxconn Cleared to Reopen Zhengzhou Factory

According to Reuters, Foxconn has received clearance from the Chinese government to reopen its factory in Zhengzhou. Reuters’ sources said “about 16,000 people, or under 10% of Foxconn’s workforce in Zhengzhou, have returned to the plant” in the wake of…

China Using Big Data and AI to Fight Coronavirus

In an effort to get ahead of the corona virus, China is turning to big data and artificial intelligence to help identify those infected. According to the International Business Times (IBT), “several Chinese tech firms have developed apps to help…

Coronavirus Could Impact iPhone Production

Following assurances from Foxconn that the coronavirus would not impact its production, it appears factory shutdowns are on the verge of doing just that and impacting iPhone output in the process, according to Reuters. The Chinese government has told companies…

Google Shutting Down China Offices Due to Coronavirus

The Verge is reporting that Google is taking the drastic step of temporarily shutting down all of its China offices in the face of the coronavirus. Google confirmed to The Verge Wednesday that it was shutting down all of its…