Articles By Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Tesla’s battery goals; Toronto the startup hub; Climate pledges from the corporate world

Tesla’s new battery goals, Toronto is a global powerhouse for startups, and new climate pledges for some of the world’s largest companies. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to

Published on: September 24th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Hashtag Trending – Microsoft Ignite; YouTube mod sues; virtual classes fail

We sum up the key announcement at Microsoft Ignite, YouTube moderator sues YouTube for mental health damages, and Toronto’s virtual classes started in chaos. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now.

Published on: September 23rd, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – TikTok saga continues; Microsoft acquires ZeniMax Media; Hackers leak police data

Trump says no to any Chinese ByteDance’s ownership of TikTok, Microsoft acquires ZeniMax Media, and Hackers leak data on thousands of Belarusian police officers. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now.

Published on: September 22nd, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – iOS 14; Facebook’s new VR headset; Database drama overseas

iOS 14 is here, Facebook’s new VR headset, and an overseas Chinese information database has some inside scoops on influential people. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag

Published on: September 17th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Apple’s new gadgets; Underwater data centres; Amazon’s new hiring spree

Apple announces some new gadgets, Microsoft’s underwater data centers turn heads, and Amazon announces a hiring spree    It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending! It’s Tuesday,

Published on: September 16th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Oracle wins TikTok, AirPods and fraud, and vinyls surpass CD sales

It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending! It’s Tuesday, Sept. 15, and I’m your host Baneet Braich. https://www.reddit.com/r/technology/comments/is9l2b/oracle_chosen_as_winner_in_deal_for_tiktoks_us/ Oracle has won the TikTok sweepstakes, beating Microsoft and

Published on: September 15th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Office space decisions; Back to school issues; Amazon’s inflated prices

A story about a CEO keeping the office open while asking employees to stay home catches fire, back to school challenges are aplenty, and Amazon gets caught inflating prices during the pandemic. It’s

Published on: September 14th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Cogeco says no to mega deal; Microsoft tackles deepfakes; India bans more apps

The Audet family that owns Cogeco has opposed Altice’s $10.3 billion offer to buy Cogeco and sell Canadian assets to Rogers, Microsoft tackles disinformation in two new ways, and India bans more Chinese

Published on: September 3rd, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Nvidia’s new graphics cards; Zoom is zooming; Apple approves some malware

Nvidia’s new graphics cards turn heads, Zoom’s revenue continues to skyrocket, and Apple accidentally approves Malware to run in macOS. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending!

Published on: September 2nd, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Google privacy woes; Super-speedy internet; The rise of the CHO

Google employees acknowledge that it’s privacy laws are not so simple at all, researchers say they have achieved the fastest-ever internet speed, and is it time to hire a Chief Health Officer? It’s

Published on: August 27th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Nortel’s 2004 breach in retrospect; Cineplex is back; Canada’s high-speed hyperloop

A lengthy story about Nortel’s giant breach in 2004 makes its rounds, Cineplex is back, and Canada is getting its first high-speed travel pod. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now.

Published on: August 26th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Apple says sorry to WordPress; Making virtual events; Neuralink demo announced

Apple apologizes to WordPress, LinkedIn is chatty about virtual events, and Elon Musk says we can expect a Neuralink demo this week. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to

Published on: August 25th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Facial recognition in New York; Airbnb at Blockbuster; Swiping right at work

The New York City Police Department uses facial recognition to find a man who allegedly shouted into a police officer’s ear with a bullhorn, you may soon be able to experience the nostalgia

Published on: August 19th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Amazon investigation in Germany; CRA hack; WeChat ban lash back

Amazon is being investigated by Germany’s privacy watchdog for allegedly abusing its market position during the pandemic, the CRA has been hacked, and a very large amount of Chinese users say they will

Published on: August 18th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Read the fine print before buying this car; Instagram might get hit with massive fine; The elevator debate begins

Read the fine print before buying this new vehicle, Instagram may face $500 billion in fines, and the elevator debate begins on LinkedIn. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome

Published on: August 13th, 2020 Baneet Braich