Google cancels largest event of the year, Google I/O.

Many events across the world have also been cancelled.
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Google’s largest event of the year, Google I/O, has been cancelled due to the worsening covid-19 outbreak in the U.S.

For people familiar with the event, Google I/O is a yearly major conference where the company announces its latest products and services to the world.

Previous year's Google I/O event.
Previous year’s Google I/O event.

This year’s event was initially scheduled to be held on the 12th – 14th of May.

All attendees who had purchased tickets prior to the event will receive a full refund by 13th March, and have the option to buy 2021’s tickets automatically.

Alfred Lee
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