Last week in news: Airbnb says it will cease taking bookings for accommodation inside China from 30 July, Snap will only hire 500 more people this year.
- Java News Roundup: OpenJDK, Spring Updates and CVEs, Payara Platform, Apache Tomcat Updates.
- State of the Java Ecosystem Report from New Relic: Java 11 is the new standard for production environment.
- Google Jetpack brings updated architectural and UI components and improved performance tools.
Career and IT market:
- Airbnb to close in China amid repeated Covid lockdowns. Service says it will cease taking bookings for accommodation inside China from 30 July.
- YouTube removes more than 9,000 channels relating to Russia-Ukraine war. The platform is hugely popular in Russia.
- Snap plans to slow hiring, warns that revenue will grow slower than expected. Snap will only hire 500 more people this year versus 2,000 over the past 12 months.