Articles By Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, July 9 – Trump Sues Big Tech; Right-to-Repair Talk; Steve Wozniak Speaks Out

Donald Trump is suing a number of Big Tech companies, Major global leaders are making a push for the right-to-repair, and Steve Wozniak makes a powerful statement. It’s all the biz/tech news that’s

Published on: July 9th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, July 7 – Canada’s record breaking hiring rates; Amazon Echo Data; U.K.’s largest semiconductor company sold

Canadian companies are hiring at record breaking rates, Amazon’s Echo Dot keeps data longer than initially thought - but are we really surprised? - and the U.K.’s largest semiconductor manufacturer has been sold.

Published on: July 7th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 30, 2021 – Apple employee body cameras; Tech Company HR policies, Shopify Unite 2021

Apple is making its employees wear body cameras, tech companies across Canada revamp HR policies and Shopify hosts its annual Shopify Unite event. It’s all the biz/tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome

Published on: June 30th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 29, 2021- Canadian Hate Speech Laws; Blackberry’s Meme-Stock Status; A.I. Playing Employment Matchmaker

The Canadian Government is looking at introducing hefty fines for online hate speech, Blackberry’s CEO takes a stand on the stock’s Wall Street Bets relationship, and A.I is becoming increasingly prevalent in the

Published on: June 29th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 28, 2021 – Europe’s return-to-office lessons; Robocalls on the clock; Chinese fighter pilots VS AI

There are lessons to be learned from Europe’s recent wave of return-to-office moves, robocalls in the U.S. might be on their last legs as a big deadline approaches, and Chinese fighter pilots are

Published on: June 28th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 25, 2021 – Windows 11 officially announced; Big Tech’s renewables push; Peloton drops free features

Microsoft has officially unveiled its Windows 11 Operating System, Big Tech is going hard for renewable energy, and Peloton makes a baffling change to their treadmills. It’s all the biz/tech news that’s popular

Published on: June 25th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 24, 2021- Microsoft reaches a $2 trillion market; John McAfee found dead; Bill C-10

Microsoft becomes the second U.S. firm to reach a $2 trillion market, authorities confirm John McAfee was found dead in a prison cell - and Bill C-10 targets streaming giants It’s all the

Published on: June 24th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 23, 2021 – Boston Dynamics Sold; Bitcoin Crackdowns; Amazon Warehouses Destroying Items

Boston Dynamics sells to Hyundai, Bitcoin crackdowns in China lead to major ripple effects, and Amazon warehouses are destroying over 100,000 items per day. It’s all the biz/tech news that’s popular right now.

Published on: June 23rd, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 22, 2021- Water facility hacks; Amazon Prime Day; IBM Toronto office

Water facility hacks are becoming more prominent, Amazon Prime Day is no celebration for workers, and IBM opens a new office in Toronto. It’s all the biz/tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome

Published on: June 22nd, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 18, 2021- Apple bans LGBTQ+ apps in some countries; Four day work weeks work?; Senators propose the ‘Unsubscribe Act’

Apple is allowing the ban of LGBTQ+ apps in 152 countries according to a new report, some tech companies are adopting a four day work week and actually seeing some real benefits, and

Published on: June 18th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 17, 2021- Windows 11 Leaks; Amazon’s Warehouse Turnover Concerns; IBM shows off quantum power

With files from Jori Negin-Shecter Microsoft’s upcoming Windows 11 OS leaks online, Amazon executives worry about high employee turnover, and the Biden administration forgives student debt for Tech students. It’s all the biz/tech

Published on: June 17th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 16, 2021- Global Supply Chain Chaos; The New Facebook; Shopify’s ‘Shop Pay’ Expands Rollout

COVID and reopenings wreak havoc on the global supply chain, social media site Nextdoor is garnering buzz, and Shopify is expanding its availability of ‘Shop Pay’ It’s all the biz/tech news that’s popular

Published on: June 16th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 15, 2021- Bitcoin jumps more than 20 per cent; Second dose vaccine booking issues; Microsoft employees slept in data centres

Bitcoin jumps after a tweet from Elon Musk, Ontario residents experience major technical difficulties when booking vaccines, and Microsoft executive reveals employees slept in data centres at the start of the pandemic. It’s

Published on: June 15th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 14, 2021 – Anti-vaxxers turn to Yelp; Facial recognition’s future; How to manage remote teams effectively

Anti-vaxxers are turning to Yelp for help targeting restaurants that are asking for proof of vaccination; Big tech is the target of another antitrust bill in the U.S., and experts share tips for

Published on: June 14th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 11, 2021 – Facebook’s Sex Trafficking Underbelly; Antitrust bills could reshape Big Tech; Fastly Clears the Air

Report finds Facebook rampant with sex trafficking, an antitrust law that could reshape Big Tech, and Fastly releases a statement It’s all the biz/tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending!

Published on: June 11th, 2021 Alex Coop