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Apple shuts stores worldwide, plans to hold WWDC online

Monday 16 March 2020 | 10:28 CET | News
Apple has announced additional measures due to the spread of the coronavirus. While the company is reopening its stores in China, the outlets will be shut elsewhere in the world. In addition, the company's World Wide Developers Conference planned for June will take place online this year. 

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