Biography of the Author Ira Spitzer

Ira Spitzer

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  1. Experts caution against restarting activities too quickly amid US COVID-19 vaccine roll-out | Video
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    Experts caution against restarting activities too quickly amid US COVID-19 vaccine roll-out | Video

    Even with the United States' COVID-19 vaccine roll-out in full swing, experts are cautioning against restarting activities too quickly. Ira ...
  2. US scientists develop online COVID-19 risk assessment tools | Video 
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    US scientists develop online COVID-19 risk assessment tools | Video 

    As new COVID-19 cases rise and fall in different regions of the US, scientists have developed several online tools to help people gauge the level ...
  3. COVID-19 accelerates tech exodus out of Silicon Valley | Video
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    COVID-19 accelerates tech exodus out of Silicon Valley | Video

    With reasons ranging from costly living to high taxes, many people are leaving California. Tech companies, spurred on by the COVID-19 pandemic, ...
  4. California expands COVID-19 vaccination access to the elderly | Video
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    California expands COVID-19 vaccination access to the elderly | Video

    In the United States, California has expanded access to vaccinations to anyone aged 65 and over, a lengthy endeavor that could stretch into June.
  5. 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 ...
  6. 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 ...
  7. 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.
  8. 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 ...
  9. 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 ...
  10. 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 ...