Articles By Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Apple unveils new iPhone; Amazon Prime Day; Disney makes moves

Apple’s new iPhone 12, Prime day kicked off the holiday shopping season, and Disney is going to be making a historical change. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to

Published on: October 14th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – LAPD admits using facial recognition; Battle against Big Tech; QAnon banned on Facebook

The LAPD admits to using facial recognition since 2009, House Democrats are calling for big changes among the big four, and Facebook bans QAnon. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now.

Published on: October 8th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – COVID Alert open source; AT&T ends DSL; John McAfee arrested

The COVID Alert app source code is now available on Github, AT&T pulls DSL internet without providing an alternative for people living in the area, and John McAfee gets arrested in Spain. It’s

Published on: October 7th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Apple sues Ontario recycling partner; Excel troubles; Spotify helps you name that song

Apple sues an Ontario recycling partner, Excel may have caused the loss of 16,000 COVID-19 tests in England, and Spotify has a new feature. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now.

Published on: October 6th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – EMS use SpaceX’s Starlink; Cross-platform messaging on Facebook; Talking COVID-19 via social media

Washington emergency responders are the first to use SpaceX’s Starlink internet, Facebook will be launching cross-platform messaging on Instagram and Messenger, and why social media should be used more to inform young people

Published on: October 1st, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – YouTube cuts crowd-sourced captions; Read before you retweet; Future of work

YouTube kills crowd-sourced captions, Twitter is bringing the ‘read before you retweet’ prompt to all users, and LinkedIn features post-pandemic work predictions. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to

Published on: September 30th, 2020 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Google removes Android apps; Uber in London; Amazon Prime Day is set

Google removes 17 Android apps involved in billing fraud, Uber is coming to London, and Amazon has set the dates for Prime Day. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome

Published on: September 29th, 2020 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