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Here are the latest major events that have been cancelled or postponed because of the coronavirus outbreak, including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Burning Man, and the 74th Annual Tony Awards

Events are being cancelled and postponed worldwide to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, which emerged in Wuhan, China, late last year and was labelled a pandemic by WHO in March. Countries across the world are enacting lockdown restrictions: Italy placed a 6 p.m. curfew on its citizens and […]
Here are the latest major events that have been cancelled or postponed because of the coronavirus outbreak, including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Burning Man, and the 74th Annual Tony Awards
Tech

Facebook has 2 new, $400 virtual reality headsets coming on May 21

Facebook has another major virtual reality headset in the works, the Oculus Quest. For $US400, you’ll get a standalone virtual reality headset and two motion controllers. The headset arrives on May 21 alongside a few dozen games. On the same day, Facebook is launching the next iteration of its Oculus […]
Facebook has 2 new, $400 virtual reality headsets coming on May 21
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning. 1. Amazon is a lock. At midnight, the online juggernaut confirmed it will bring its retail arm to Australia, and it will definitely have an effect on just about every other big retailer already here. Morgan Stanley doesn’t call it the “Country Killer” for nothing. We’ll start seeing […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning. 1. Mark Zuckerberg declared war on the real world. At Facebook’s annual developer conference, F8, it was all about different realities. VR is a big deal for Facebook, mainly because it invested billions in Oculus Rift, and no one cares. But part of the bigger vision for Rift […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning. 1. Facebook’s 10-year plan was rolled out at its annual F8 developer’s conference this morning. It looks something like this: Zuckerberg says his plan is to “Give everyone the power to share anything with anyone.” He revealed “Messenger Platform”, a tool for businesses to employ intelligent chatbots for […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia