Biography of the Author Ira Spitzer

Ira Spitzer

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  1. Tech companies crack down on Trump after US Capitol riots | Video
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    Tech companies crack down on Trump after US Capitol riots | Video

    Until recently, social media companies generally steered clear of politics. But the storming of the US Capitol by rioters loyal to president ...
  2. World's largest annual tech show goes virtual due to COVID-19 pandemic | Video
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    World's largest annual tech show goes virtual due to COVID-19 pandemic | Video

    The annual Consumer Electronics Show kicks off on Monday (Jan 11) but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year's edition will be entirely ...
  3. US surge in COVID-19 infections poses challenge for safe return to schools | Video
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    US surge in COVID-19 infections poses challenge for safe return to schools | Video

    Teachers in the United States are now being prioritised to receive COVID-19 vaccines, with the hope of reopening schools for in-person learning.
  4. Santa Claus continues meeting families in US amid COVID-19 | Video
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    Santa Claus continues meeting families in US amid COVID-19 | Video

    Businesses and malls in the United States are keeping alive the beloved tradition of meeting Santa Claus during the Christmas season, using ...
  5. California businesses angered by fresh COVID-19 lockdown rules | Video
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    California businesses angered by fresh COVID-19 lockdown rules | Video

    Strict new COVID-19 stay-at-home orders in California have sparked anger among residents and business owners, some of whom are defying the new ...
  6. California's electric vehicles dream might be too ambitious for its power grid | Video
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    California's electric vehicles dream might be too ambitious for its power grid | Video

    California is embarking on an ambitious new plan to make the switch from cars that run on fossil fuel to electric ones. But there are concerns the ...
  7. Slow internet connectivity affects businesses in Germany | Video
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    Slow internet connectivity affects businesses in Germany | Video

    Germany may be Europe's largest economy, but when it comes to internet speed it's lagging behind many of its neighbours. Many German companies say ...
  8. The fate of Germany’s auto industry | Video
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    The fate of Germany’s auto industry | Video

    New manufacturing data out of Germany points to a slowdown for the fourth straight month, raising concerns about the health of Europe’s largest ...
  9. Germany marks 30th anniversary of Berlin Wall collapse | Video
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    Germany marks 30th anniversary of Berlin Wall collapse | Video

    Germany marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall in 2019. Its collapse signalled monumental changes for both Germany and the world.
  10. Social media companies in the spotlight as election day nears | Video
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    Social media companies in the spotlight as election day nears | Video

    With political battles increasingly playing out online, Silicon Valley is in the spotlight again as the US election nears. While social media ...