Within the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, extra occasions all over the world are being cancelled. The newest casualty got here in the form of Google I/O 2020 the place the corporate introduced that they are going to now not be internet hosting a bodily occasion for it. This has led to some to surprise if Apple’s WWDC 2020 occasion may be affected.
The corporate has but to formally announce something, nevertheless it appears that there’s a probability it won’t happen. It’s because the Santa Clara County has reached out to numerous tech firms, Apple included, and have beneficial that they rethink any conferences or conferences which may have lots of people in attendance.
Whether or not or not Apple decides to take up the suggestions of the Santa Clara County stays to be seen, however judging by the response from different tech firms, we wouldn’t be stunned in the event that they did. One of many methods to assist forestall the unfold of the virus is to attempt to reduce contact with others and to steer clear of crowded locations, which incorporates big tech occasions like WWDC 2020.
The virus outbreak has affected various tech occasions up to now, similar to MWC 2020 which was imagined to happen final month (however has since been cancelled. There have additionally been talks through which it was recommended that the 2020 Tokyo Olympics could be cancelled or postponed.