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Euro 2020: what will Uefa’s video conference realistically decide? | Football

Who is involved in the video conference with Uefa and what will they discuss? Uefa called the video conference last Thursday forTuesday to discuss football’s response to the coronavirus crisis, with all 55 of Europe’s football associations, the European Club Association, European Leagues and the international players’ union Fifpro. There …

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WWDC 2020 Developer Conference Shifted to Online-Only Format by Apple Over Coronavirus Fears

WWDC 2020 Developer Conference Shifted to Online-Only Format by Apple Over Coronavirus Fears

In a wise decision, Apple on Friday announced it will host its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in June but digital-only owing to coronavirus pandemic. Now in its 31st year, Apple WWDC 2020 will take on an entirely new online format packed with content for consumers, press and developers alike. …

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Massachusetts coronavirus: Boston conference is the epicenter of state’s outbreak as governor declares state of emergency

CPAC attendee with coronavirus attended event earlier than previously thought

The state announced 51 new presumptive positive cases Tuesday that are awaiting confirmation by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The surge brings the total number of confirmed or presumptive positive cases in Massachusetts to 92. Seventy of the cases are related to employees at Cambridge biotechnology company …

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AIPAC attendees, including several lawmakers, told not to ‘sound the alarm’ about risk of coronavirus at conference

AIPAC attendees, including several lawmakers, told not to 'sound the alarm' about risk of coronavirus at conference

Washington lawmakers and other attendees of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee’s (AIPAC) annual policy conference were warned by the organization Wednesday that a group of attendees had potentially been in contact with a person from New York who had contracted coronavirus. AIPAC said in an email to conference attendees, …

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Game Developers Conference canceled as tech conferences keep falling as fast as the stock market

Game Developers Conference canceled as tech conferences keep falling as fast as the stock market

Tech stocks aren’t the only things falling because of coronavirus fears — At least five tech conferences were canceled this week due to risks associated with COVID-19, including a large meeting of videogame developers. Late Friday afternoon, the annual Game Developers Conference, or GDC, was postponed after several important attendees …

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GDC and San Francisco’s tourism industry association gave gaming conference attendees incomplete and outdated virus updates as big companies pulled out

GDC and San Francisco’s tourism industry association gave gaming conference attendees incomplete and outdated virus updates as big companies pulled out

San Francisco’s main tourism industry group told attendees of the Game Developers Conference that the health department says „the risk to the general public is low“ – the actual quote is „the risk to the general public is currently low, the global picture is changing rapidly.“ The GDC web page …

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Facebook Cancels Its F8 Conference Over Coronavirus Concerns

Facebook Cancels Its F8 Conference Over Coronavirus Concerns

Facebook has canceled its annual F8 software developer conference due to coronavirus concerns. The conference was scheduled to take place on May 5th and May 6th, 2020 in San Jose, California. Facebook is canceling only the “in-person component” of F8 2020, though. The company still plans to connect with developers …

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Facebook Cancels F8 Developer Conference Due to Coronavirus

Facebook Cancels F8 Developer Conference Due to Coronavirus

Facebook said on Thursday it would cancel its annual developer conference due to fears over the coronavirus, as growing concerns about the economic impact of the global outbreak drove Wall Street to tumble for a sixth straight day. Facebook’s F8 conference, which attracted 5,000 people from around the world last …

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The 31 wildest lines from Donald Trump’s self-congratulatory coronavirus press conference

The 31 wildest lines from Donald Trump's self-congratulatory coronavirus press conference

Trump delivered an opening statement and then took questions for almost an hour. And, as he does, the President veered into a wide variety of topics even while stretching the truth to the breaking point. I went through the full transcript; the lines you need to see are below. 1. …

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Astros Hold Press Conference On Sign-Stealing Scandal

Astros Hold Press Conference On Sign-Stealing Scandal

By Jeff Todd | February 13, 2020 at 9:21am CDT In the latest confounding development out of the Astros organization, the club held a curious press conference today regarding the team’s still-boiling sign-stealing scandal. Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle is among the reporters covering the event on his Twitter …

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