Articles By Tom Li

Hashtag Trending July 30 – Chipotle phishing scam; Big tech make’s vaccines mandatory; Media and vaccine rates

Scammers use Chipotle Mailgun account for phishing attacks, Google and Facebook make vaccines mandatory for employees, and are those who get news from Facebook less likely to get the vaccine? It’s all the

Published on: July 30th, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending July 29 – Scam baiter gets baited; Alien search using AI; Dell PC energy compliance

Today's Hashtag Trending script was prepared by Jori Negin-Shecter. Scam-baiting YouTuber falls victim to scammers, scientists are using AI in search of alien tech, and new energy laws are limiting Dell’s market in

Published on: July 29th, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending July 28 – Facebook courts religious groups; YouTube censor’s Brazil’s President; Jeff Bezos offers NASA $2 billion deal

Today's Hashtag Trending script was prepared by Samira Balsara. Facebook is trying to set up a partnership with religious groups, YouTube removes videos posted by Brazil’s President, and Jeff Bezos offers NASA $2

Published on: July 28th, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending July 27 – Electric vehicle myth debunk; AI speech tool to spreads fake news? And Telsa gets tricked by moon

A new study debunks a longstanding electric vehicle myth, AI speech recreation tools have some experts worried, and Tesla’s automated cars hit a snag. It’s all the tech news that’s trending right now,

Published on: July 27th, 2021 Tom Li

Nokia Canada partners with EDC to strengthen supply chain

Export Development Canada (EDC) will provide financing and insurance solutions to Nokia Canada to boost the export of its technologies and products. As a crown corporation, EDC helps Canadian businesses to mitigate risk

Published on: July 26th, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending July 26- RBC adds 300 tech jobs to Calgary; DNS error brings down major services; Loneliness is on the rise due to technology

RBC’s new innovation hub adds another 300 tech jobs to Calgary, A DNS error brought down major services on Thursday, and technology is attributing to loneliness in adolescents. It’s all the tech news

Published on: July 26th, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending July 23- Right to Repair laws; Twitter’s voting feature; Flood hits iPhone production site in China

The FTC has voted unanimously to enforce Right to Repair laws, Twitter is testing out new voting features and Apple’s largest iPhone production site has been affected by flooding in Central China. It’s

Published on: July 23rd, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending July 22 – Macron Targeted by Pegasus; Venmo removes a controversial feature; DuckDuckGo introduces email protection

A report finds French President Emmanuel Macron was targeted by Pegasus spyware, Venmo removes a puzzling feature, and DuckDuckGo has announced an email protection service. It’s all the tech news that’s trending right

Published on: July 22nd, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending July 21- Apple delays return to office plans; WhatsApp blocks 2 million accounts; Jeff Bezos goes to space

Apple puts a pause on return to office plans, WhatsApp blocks 2 million accounts to combat spam messages and Jeff Bezos successfully makes a journey to space. It’s all the tech news that’s

Published on: July 21st, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending July 20 – Fear excessive surveillance; China blamed for hack; Chip shortage hits smartphones

A recent investigation uncovers some disturbing truths about civilian surveillance, the Biden administration blames China for a recent email hack, and the ongoing global chip shortage has hit smartphones. It’s all the tech

Published on: July 20th, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending July 19 – WhatsApp on multiple devices; Clippy returns as an emoji; No Prime Day in 2021

WhatsApp is testing out a new cross-device feature; Clippy to return as an emoji in Microsoft 365 products, and Amazon’s Prime Day has been officially cancelled in Canada. It’s all the tech news

Published on: July 19th, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending, July 16 – Facebook Advertising; Netflix looks to Video Games; Apple says “Buy Now, Pay Later”

Facebook and advertisers scramble after an Apple policy change, Netflix will enter the video game market, and Apple looks at a new way for customers to pay. It’s all the biz/tech news that’s

Published on: July 16th, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending, July 15 – Facial recognition ban; Bitcoin’s carbon footprint; Farewell Fleets

35 organizations want to ban facial recognition tech in stores, Bitcoin’s carbon footprint is bigger than we thought and Twitter says goodbye to Fleets. It’s all the biz/tech news that’s popular right now.

Published on: July 15th, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending, July 14 – Google facing fines (again); Remote work hurts pay; YouTube’s suggestions faces heat

Today's Hashtag Trending episode was prepared by Jori Negin-Shecter Google faces hefty fines from a French watchdog organization, remote work may stagnate promotion odds, and Youtube's algorithm is facing some flack. It’s all

Published on: July 14th, 2021 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending, July 13 – Amazon website outage; GPU shortage solution; To email or not to email?

Today's Hashtag Trending script was prepared by Samira Balsara. Amazon users experience website outages, China’s crypto crackdown may solve the GPU shortage and are email a thing of the past?  It’s all

Published on: July 13th, 2021 Tom Li