Hashtag trending Nov. 18 – Apple softens right to repair stance; FTC wants to make online subs easier to cancel; Amazon boots Visa

With files from Tom Li Apple to provide official iPhone parts to consumers, FTC wants to tighten rules around subscription cancellation, and Visa and Amazon are in a spat. That’s all the tech

Published on: November 18th, 2021 Samira Balsara

Hashtag Trending Oct. 29- Facebook’s new name; Snapchat VS Facebook; Amazon’s delivery companies sue

With files from Jori Negin-Shecter Facebook rebrands, Snapchat’s CEO calls out Facebook, and Amazon delivery companies have sued the tech giant.   It’s all the tech news that’s trending right now, welcome to

Published on: October 29th, 2021 Samira Balsara

Hashtag Trending October 7- Twitch source code leaked; Amazon workers organize; Facebook makes political donations

Files from Jori Negin-Shecter Twitch has its entire source code leaked, Canadian Amazon workers begin organizing, and Facebook top brass quietly made some staggering political donations.   It’s all the tech news that’s

Published on: October 7th, 2021 Samira Balsara

Hashtag Trending September 30- Amazon’s Astro; Samsung semiconductor factor; Apple remote work

With files from Samira Balsara Before we start today’s episode, our sponsor Acronis will be hosting a panel discussion on the Canadian security landscape. If you want to learn how to best respond

Published on: September 30th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending September 28 – Mega-Retailers Curbed By California Law; Japan Breaks Internet Speed Record; Facebook Denies Instagram Wrongdoing

Before we start today’s episode, our sponsor Acronis will be hosting a panel discussion on the Canadian security landscape. If you want to learn how to best respond to a cyberattack, attend the

Published on: September 28th, 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, July 7 – Canada’s record breaking hiring rates; Amazon Echo Data; U.K.’s largest semiconductor company sold

Canadian companies are hiring at record breaking rates, Amazon’s Echo Dot keeps data longer than initially thought - but are we really surprised? - and the U.K.’s largest semiconductor manufacturer has been sold.

Published on: July 7th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 23, 2021 – Boston Dynamics Sold; Bitcoin Crackdowns; Amazon Warehouses Destroying Items

Boston Dynamics sells to Hyundai, Bitcoin crackdowns in China lead to major ripple effects, and Amazon warehouses are destroying over 100,000 items per day. It’s all the biz/tech news that’s popular right now.

Published on: June 23rd, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 22, 2021- Water facility hacks; Amazon Prime Day; IBM Toronto office

Water facility hacks are becoming more prominent, Amazon Prime Day is no celebration for workers, and IBM opens a new office in Toronto. It’s all the biz/tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome

Published on: June 22nd, 2021 Alex Coop

Cyber Security Today, June 18, 2021 – Advice for saying safe on Amazon Prime Days

Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday June 18. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com. This podcast is brought to you by Terranova Security, helping you discover how to build

Published on: June 18th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Hashtag Trending, June 17, 2021- Windows 11 Leaks; Amazon’s Warehouse Turnover Concerns; IBM shows off quantum power

With files from Jori Negin-Shecter Microsoft’s upcoming Windows 11 OS leaks online, Amazon executives worry about high employee turnover, and the Biden administration forgives student debt for Tech students. It’s all the biz/tech

Published on: June 17th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, June 11, 2021 – Facebook’s Sex Trafficking Underbelly; Antitrust bills could reshape Big Tech; Fastly Clears the Air

Report finds Facebook rampant with sex trafficking, an antitrust law that could reshape Big Tech, and Fastly releases a statement It’s all the biz/tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending!

Published on: June 11th, 2021 Alex Coop