Articles By Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending September 16 – Longer remote work days; rural broadband needs attention; TikTok’s mental health announcement

With files from Tom Li Remote work is prolonging our work days, Saskatchewan calls on the federal government to connect rural areas, and TikTok releases new mental health features. It’s all the tech

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

Hashtag Trending September 9- Amazon warehouse; New Twitter feature; PayPal inactive account fee

With files from Samira Balsara Amazon opens a state-of-the-art warehouse in Mexico, Twitter tests out an Instagram-like feature, and PayPal implements a fee for inactive accounts. It’s all the tech news that’s trending

Published on: September 9th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending September 2 – IBM commission lawsuit; Amazon’s hiring spree; Ineligible Windows 11 testers get the boot

Today's Hashtag Trending script was prepared by Tom Li. A sales manager is suing IBM for capping commissions, Amazon is going on a hiring spree, and Microsoft is booting Windows 11 testers using

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

Hashtag Trending August 26 – OnlyFans backs out of ban; Shopify and TikTok elevate partnership; Amazon crackdown on fake reviews

OnlyFans drops its sexual content ban, Shopify and TikTok partner up for a new shopping experience, and Amazon’s crackdown on fake reviews is affecting Chinese sellers.  It’s all the tech news that’s trending

Published on: August 26th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending August 17- Android accessibility feature; Tesla’s Autopilot investigation; #BookTok

Google is developing a feature that lets users control their Android phones using facial expressions, the U.S. government has launched an investigation into Tesla's Autopilot system, and viral TikTok videos are increasing book

Published on: August 17th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending August 13 – Bill to stop tech giant in-app purchase control; Publishers accuse Facebook of taking content; Canada’s role in the chip shortage

U.S. Senators introduce a bill to stop Apple and Google’s control over in-app purchases, three Australian publishers are accusing Facebook of unfairly taking their content, and can Canada fill the chip shortage gap?

Published on: August 13th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Stark Lab introduces Stark for Chrome as Ontario’s AODA kicks in

The June 30 Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) deadline has come and gone, leaving many organizations scrambling to make their online presence more accessible. Issues range from limited keyboard-only usage, unclearly

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

Technation panellist says some are quitting organizations that insist on a 5-day presence in the workplace

The Technation Future of Work conference series continued last Wednesday, as keynote speaker Ashok Krish, global head at Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), shared his thoughts on the digital workplace and how workspaces would

Published on: June 17th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter