Sydney man told he was fully vaccinated – despite not receiving a single Covid jab

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Vaccines and immunisation Sydney man told he was fully vaccinated – despite not receiving a single Covid jab Health authorities say the mix-up was due to a data entry error, Läs mer…

Can Australia fix its CovidSafe app and turn the pandemic into a ‘pingdemic’?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus Can Australia fix its CovidSafe app and turn the pandemic into a ‘pingdemic’? The Australian government is refusing to adopt technology used overseas that could speed up notification Läs mer…

Google becomes latest tech firm to delay reopening as Delta variant spreads

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google Google becomes latest tech firm to delay reopening as Delta variant spreads The company also announced a vaccine mandate for employees who return in person for the new Läs mer…

Amazon sales top $100bn for third quarter running as profits hit $7.8bn

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Amazon Amazon sales top $100bn for third quarter running as profits hit $7.8bn Tech and retail giant continues to ride pandemic boom Share price falls 5% in after-hours trading Läs mer…

‘Disinfo kills’: protesters demand Facebook act to stop vaccine falsehoods

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook ‘Disinfo kills’: protesters demand Facebook act to stop vaccine falsehoods Activists to place body bags at company’s Washington HQ False information on vaccines shared widely on network Kari Läs mer…

The IMF is right: global economic recovery from Covid could go wrong

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Viewpoint columnInternational Monetary Fund (IMF) The IMF is right: global economic recovery from Covid could go wrong Larry Elliott Better-off countries should be concerned by the north-south divide caused Läs mer…

Virtual contact worse than no contact for over-60s in lockdown, says study

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus Virtual contact worse than no contact for over-60s in lockdown, says study Staying in touch with friends and family via technology made many older people feel more lonely, Läs mer…

Facebook forced to limit Sydney lockdown misinformation spread via WhatsApp

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; New South Wales Facebook forced to limit Sydney lockdown misinformation spread via WhatsApp Claims that supermarkets will close amid Covid outbreak prompt NSW Health to urge people to use Läs mer…

Swiping right on jabs: dating app adds Covid vaccine badges in Australia

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Online dating Swiping right on jabs: dating app adds Covid vaccine badges in Australia Popular overseas, vaccine badges are rolling out locally on online dating platforms like Bumble. But Läs mer…

White House official and Pelosi aide test positive for Covid, reports say – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Key events Show 10.58am EDT 10:58 Report: White House official and Pelosi aide test positive for Covid 9.50am EDT 09:50 US imposes sanctions against Honduran president and family 9.23am Läs mer…

Isolate if ‘pinged’ by NHS Covid app, says No 10, despite minister’s claims

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus Isolate if ‘pinged’ by NHS Covid app, says No 10, despite minister’s claims Firms and staff told to follow app’s instructions even though they are not legally enforceable Läs mer…

Biden calls on Facebook to tackle misinformation after saying it’s ‘killing people’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Joe Biden Biden calls on Facebook to tackle misinformation after saying it’s ‘killing people’ President says he hopes platform won’t take his earlier remark ‘personally’ and instead act to Läs mer…

Majority of Covid misinformation came from 12 people, report finds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus Majority of Covid misinformation came from 12 people, report finds CCDH finds ‘disinformation dozen’ have combined following of 59 million people across multiple social media platforms Erum Salam Läs mer…

Biden says Covid-19 misinformation is 'killing people' – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Joe Biden says social media platforms such as Facebook ’are killing people’ for allowing misinformation about coronavirus vaccines to be posted. ’Look, the only pandemic we have is among Läs mer…