• United Airlines now works with Apple Health COVID-19 vaccination records

    3 monthes ago - By iMore

    What you need to know
    United Airlines now works with SMART Health Cards.
    Apple's Health app also works with the specification.
    Customers can now share their COVID-19 vaccination record through the Health app with the airline.
    Traveling with United during the pandemic just got easier.
    If you're traveling on United Airlines and have your COVID-19 vaccination card in the Health app on iPhone, you might not need your physical card anymore.
    Spotted by 9to5Mac , United Airlines revealed that customers could now, through their iOS app, link their vaccination card from the Health app to prove...
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  • Empowering resilient communities and accelerating our collective impact with BuildFor2030

    Empowering resilient communities and accelerating our collective impact with BuildFor2030

    3 monthes ago - By Microsoft

    Recently, the United Nations General Assembly met for their 76 th session to realize their vision of building resilience with hope: helping the world to recover from COVID-19, rebuild sustainably, respond to the needs of the planet, respect the rights of people and revitalize the U.N.
    As a partner to the U.N., Microsoft deeply supports this vision. We've been driving for progress on several fronts, notably by:
    Investing in our global skills initiative , recently expanded with skilling resources for small- to medium-size businesses , to help drive an inclusive skills-based economy.
    Doubling...
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  • With workers with disabilities being able to be paid as little as $2 an hour in 42 states, National Disability Employment Awareness Month is a time to honor, reflect and bring awareness

    3 monthes ago - By Microsoft

    More than 40 million people in the United States have a disability, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted people with disabilities, exacerbating what the World Health Organization termed the Disability Divide. Disability is a growing demographic, it was pre-pandemic, but even more so post, with “Long Covid” recently designated a disability .
    This year's National Disability Employment Awareness Month theme, “America's Recovery: Powered by Inclusion,” hit at the center of what people with disabilities face given the pandemic and gives voice to what we...
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  • Biden sued by Air Force officers who compare vaccine rule to death sentence

    Biden sued by Air Force officers who compare vaccine rule to death sentence

    3 monthes ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / President Joe Biden receiving a third dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in the White House September 27, 2021.
    President Biden's vaccine mandate is being challenged in a lawsuit filed by four active-duty US Air Force officers, a Secret Service agent, a Border Patrol agent, and four other federal employees or contractors. The lawsuit claimed that "convicted serial killers who have been sentenced to death receive more respect" than citizens who are required to take vaccines.
    The lawsuit alleges that the vaccine mandate forces service members, federal employees, and...
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  • COVID-19 vaccines will be added to immunization list required for CA students

    COVID-19 vaccines will be added to immunization list required for CA students

    3 monthes ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / California Gov. Gavin Newsom talks with 7th grade students at James Denman Middle School on October 01, 2021 in San Francisco, California.
    California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday announced that the state will add COVID-19 vaccines to the list of immunizations students are required to get to attend in-person public and private schools.
    California is the first state to announce such plans. COVID-19 vaccines will join the ranks of vaccine for measles, mumps, polio, hepatitis B, pertussis, tetanus, and chicken pox, which are already required for school attendance.
    The mandate...
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  • United Airlines Integrates With Apple's Health App for COVID-19 Vaccination Verification

    United Airlines Integrates With Apple's Health App for COVID-19 Vaccination Verification

    3 monthes ago - By Mac Rumors

    United Airlines today announced that its Travel-Ready Center is offering Apple Health app integration to make it easier for customers to share their verified vaccination records ahead of traveling.
    Apple in iOS 15 added a feature that lets iPhone owners add their SMART Health Card formatted vaccination records to the Apple Health app, with those records able to be used for vaccine verification purposes. Apple also introduced new Health Record sharing features, which United is taking advantage of.
    United Airlines customers who have installed ‌iOS 15‌ and who have uploaded their vaccination...
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  • United Airlines announces Apple Health integration for verifiable COVID-19 vaccination records

    United Airlines announces Apple Health integration for verifiable COVID-19 vaccination records

    3 monthes ago - By 9to5Mac

    United Airlines is tapping into Apple Health integration for a feature that will help travelers upload COVID-19 vaccination records. The company announced today that it is integrating with Apple Health to allow travelers to use their verifiable COVID-19 vaccination records stored in Apple Health as proof of vaccination before traveling.
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