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Hashtag Trending – #tiktokdown; Unreported military contracts from big tech; Neuralink update

TikTok users take to Twitter to yell about its meltdown, New records show Google, Microsoft, and Amazon have thousands of previously unreported military and law enforcement contracts, and Elon Musk teases an update

Published on: July 10th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Facebook fails civil rights audit; Hackers go through police body cameras; #Thankstovideogames

Facebook fails its first civil rights audit, hackers are snooping around on decommissioned police body cameras, and a trending hashtag we just had to include. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right

Published on: July 9th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Microsoft and Zoom defy China, TikTok exits Hong Kong; Uber gets into groceries

Microsoft and Zoom will not process data requests through China’s new security law, TikTok exits Hong Kong, and Uber going into grocery delivery. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome

Published on: July 8th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Reddit suspected of reading user data; Roblox Trump Propaganda; Zuckerburg won’t bow down to boycott

Reddit is suspected for privacy concerns, Hackers spread pro-trump data on a popular kids video game, and Mark Zuckerburg expects advertisers to return soon enough. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right

Published on: July 7th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Twitter’s edit button; TikTok vs Anonymous; Tesla now most valuable car maker

Twitter says it will add an edit button if everyone wears masks, TikTok is being flamed by hacktivist group Anonymous, Tesla is now the most valuable carmaker in the world. It’s all the

Published on: July 6th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Big banks join Facebook boycott; MIT pulls plug on racist AI; What’s your Zoom shirt?

Canada’s big banks are joining the Facebook boycott, Tesla is now worth more than Toyota, and everyone is suddenly talking about their personal “Zoom shirts”. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right

Published on: July 3rd, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Apps snooping on clipboard data; Zuckerberg losing billions; Amazon warehouse workers strike

It turns out dozens of apps are still snooping around your clipboard data, Mark Zuckerberg is a little bit poorer now, and Amazon warehouse workers in Germany are planning to strike today. It’s

Published on: June 29th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

A summer of STEM: Rogers announces free online programs for youth

Written by Baneet Braich   Despite the school year coming to end and cancelled summer camps, students can now learn from free programs about technology, innovation, and financial literacy at home. Rogers Communications

Published on: June 27th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Amazon’s Climate Pledge Arena; The end of Olympus; Collision Day 3

Amazon buys the naming rights to Seattle’s KeyArena and changes the name to Climate Pledge Arena, Olympus quits the camera business after 84 years, and Collision from Home wraps up. It’s all the

Published on: June 26th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Collision From Home continues, U.S. work visas put to a halt, Facebook boycotts continue

Collision From Home continues, the U.S. says it will suspend foreign work visas until the end of the year, and Facebook boycotts continue. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome

Published on: June 25th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Collision From Home 2020; Data Dividend Project; Ontario changes math curriculum

Collision from home 2020, Andrew Yang says big tech should pay for user data, and Ontario’s new math curriculum will feature code and data. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now.

Published on: June 24th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – It’s all about Apple’s WWDC

We’ve dedicated today’s Hashtag Trending episode to summarize all the big announcements from Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference. Strap in, listeners, because there’s a ton to talk about. It’s all the tech news

Published on: June 23rd, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Another TikTok prank; Uninstalling Flash; NBA Smart Ring

Monday, June 22, 2020   Thousands of teens rally together on TikTok to throw a wrench into Donald Trump’s rally plans in Tulsa, Adobe wants you to uninstall Flash soon, and NBA Players

Published on: June 22nd, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Canada’s COVID-19 tracing app; Huawei accused of being a security threat, tips to starting your remote job

Canada’s COVID-19 tracing app is soon to arrive, Huawei is being accused as a national security threat, and useful tips for those starting remote work. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right

Published on: June 19th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Trial by Zoom: Ready or not, court proceedings are going virtual

Written by Baneet Braich   For litigator Kamleh Nicola, some new priorities are appearing on her agenda. The lawyer who often spends her time practicing intellectual property law in the Federal Court now

Published on: June 18th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff