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Ubisoft is adapting bandwidth usage due to COVID-19 outbreak

You may experience slower download speeds when grabbing diigtal Ubisoft content.

What you need to know The outbreak of COVID-19 has caused digital services to be strained as more people are staying at home. Ubisoft will be lowering download speeds and changing the release schedule of updates to keep everything going properly. This won’t affect online matchmaking or other gameplay-related digital services.

As more and more people are staying at home, digital services are straining and adapting  [Read More…]

Tech companies to meet with White House regarding the coronavirus outbreak

They are discussing how to coordinate a response to the outbreak.

What you need to know Apple, Microsoft, and Google are part of a group of tech companies meeting with the White House today, March 11. They’ll be discussing a coordinated response to the unfolding coronavirus outbreak. Facebook, Amazon, and Twitter will also partake.

Apple, Microsoft and Google are among six firms who will meet with the White House today, March 11, to discuss coordinating a response  [Read More…]

How the recent coronavirus outbreak shut down the tech industry

The novel coronavirus presents long-term ramifications for the tech industry.

COVID-19 is wreaking havoc across the globe, infecting over 75,000 people and killing more than 2,000. An overwhelming majority of the cases are isolated to mainland China, and the country temporarily shut down all offices to contain further spread of the virus.

The shutdown has impacted daily life in China in a significant way. Beijing — a teeming metropolis of over 21 million people — has become  [Read More…]