Articles By Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Dec. 16- Google Vaccine Mandate; Amazon Drivers Overworked; Billionaire Space Race Carbon Emissions

With files from Samira Balsara Google gets strict about vaccines, Amazon delivery drivers are overworking this holiday season, and the space journeys that billionaires took are making the environment worse.  That’s all the

Published on: December 16th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Dec. 10 – Amazon Fined by Italy; Instagram Chronological Timeline Return; Metaverse Privacy Concerns

With files from Samira Balsara Italy hits Amazon with a hefty fine, Instagram is planning to revisit an old feature, and the metaverse’s roll-out will come with concerns about privacy. That’s all the

Published on: December 10th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Dec. 8 – Massive numbers of YouTube copyright strikes; Microsoft seizes hacker’s servers; Outage at AWS

With Files from Tom Li YouTube’s copy strike report has unveiled some unsavoury statistics, Microsoft seizes servers belonging to hackers, and Amazon has been hit with a widespread outage.  That’s all the tech

Published on: December 8th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Dec. 3 – Bring back YouTube dislikes; Deplatforming bill blocked in Texas; war on disinformation

With Files from Tom Li A YouTube extension is bringing back the dislike count, an anti-social media deplatorming bill has been squashed by a Texas Judge, and social media companies are taking action

Published on: December 3rd, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag trending Nov. 24 – GoDaddy breach; Samsung’s new chip plant; Amazon and Apple anti-competition

GoDaddy’s managed WordPress service was breached, Samsung is expected to announce a new chip plant in Texas, and Italy fines Apple and Amazon for anti-competitive restrictions. It's all the tech news that’s trending

Published on: November 24th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Nov 10 – U.S. $65 billion broadband plan; TSMC’s new chip plant in Japan; McAfee goes private again

The U.S. passes a massive broadband plan, Sony and TSMC are teaming up to build a chip production facility in Japan, and McAfee has gone private, again. It’s all the tech news that’s

Published on: November 10th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Nov. 5 – Meta still loves facial recognition; NYC mayor loves cryptocurrency; Tencent loves its own chips

With Files from Tom Li Meta will continue to use facial recognition technology, NYC mayor wants to embrace cryptocurrency, and Tencent makes its own cloud chips. It’s all the tech news that’s trending

Published on: November 5th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Nov. 3 – U.S. government to pay for Huawei gear replacement; Yahoo leaves China; Meta trademark woes

The U.S. government will pay telcos to rip out Huawei gear, Yahoo shuts its doors in China, and Facebook’s rebranding hits a trademark snag. It’s all the tech news that’s trending right now,

Published on: November 3rd, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Nov. 2 – Costly graphics cards in Europe; password spraying is on the rise; Apple’s ad policy costs social media platforms

With files from Tom Li Graphics card prices soar in Europe, password spray attacks on the rise, and social media companies lose billions due to Apple’s new ad policy. It’s all the tech

Published on: November 2nd, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Oct. 28 – New Facebook Probe; Chinese Students Sue Apple; Google Safety Feature

With files from Samira Balsara Facebook is the subject of a new FTC probe, Chinese students are suing Apple for not providing a charger with the sale of an iPhone and Google has

Published on: October 28th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Oct. 27 – Reddit’s NFT; Hertz buys 100,000 Teslas; Blue Origin’s new space station

Reddit wants to develop its own NFT-based marketplace, Hertz buys 100,000 Tesla cars worth $4.2 billion, and Blue Origin announces its own space station. It’s all the tech news that’s trending right now,

Published on: October 27th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Oct. 21- Facebook’s Name Change; New Play Store Security Feature; Instagram Posts from Desktop

With files from Samira Balsara Facebook is planning a name change, Google plans to add a new feature to its Play Store, and Instagram users will finally be able to make posts via

Published on: October 21st, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Oct. 20 – Google announces Pixel; Facebook settles with the DOJ; Amazon takes heat on competition practices

With files from Pragya Sehgal Google announces Pixel 6 devices, Facebook settles U.S. worker discrimination claims, and Amazon could be trouble with U.S. lawmakers It’s all the tech news that’s trending right now,

Published on: October 20th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending Oct. 15 – No more LinkedIn in China; Windows 11 patch slows AMD processors; U.S. now biggest bitcoin mining hub

With files from Tom Li Microsoft ends LinkedIn in China, Windows 11’s new patch further slows AMD processors, and the U.S. is now the world’s largest bitcoin mining hub. It’s all the tech

Published on: October 15th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending October 8 – Alberta Covid App Blunder; U.S. Internet is Pricey; Intel Scraps U.K. Chip Plant

With files from Samira Balsara Alberta’s COVID-19 contact tracing app will cost the province a hefty amount, a study reveals U.S. internet is costly and lacks reach, and Intel is scrapping plans to

Published on: October 8th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter