Hashtag Trending Jan. 11 – Panasonic’s four day work week; Clean energy fund to raise $15 billion; Facebook accused of inciting violence

Files from Tom Li Panasonic announces a four-day work week in Japan, a clean energy fund aims to raise $15 billion, and Facebook is hit with accusations of inciting violence.   That’s all

Published on: January 11th, 2022 Samira Balsara

Hashtag Trending 2021 Holiday Special- Part 1/2

The metaverse, Facebook’s whistleblower, El Salvador adopts bitcoin as legal tender, the race to space and Amazon’s complicated year.    With the new year nearly upon us, it’s once again the time to

Published on: December 28th, 2021 Samira Balsara

Hashtag Trending Nov. 4- Musk disputes Hertz Deal; Zillow backs out of home buying market; Facebook shuts down facial recognition

Files from Jori Negin-Shecter Elon Musk disputes the Hertz deal, Zillow is backing out of the home buying market, and Facebook has shut down its face recognition.   It’s all the tech news

Published on: November 4th, 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 Oct. 19- Google CEO on the climate crisis; Facebook disputes AI claim; New MacBook Pro

Files from Jori Negin-Shecter   Google’s CEO warns we’re running out of time on the Climate Crisis, Facebook disputes a claim that says their AI can’t deal with hate speech, and Apple drops

Published on: October 19th, 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 October 6 – Facebook outage; Tesla fined for toxic workplace; Windows 11 releases

With files from Tom Li Facebook suffers a massive outage on Monday, a federal court orders Tesla to pay a former worker $137 million, and Windows 11 is officially here. It’s all the

Published on: October 6th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

Hashtag Trending October 1- YouTube bans anti-vaxxers; Facebook may face fine in Russia; Google’s search engine dominance

Files from Tom Li 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

Published on: October 1st, 2021 Samira Balsara

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 24 – European Commission Mandates USB-C; Social Media Platforms Sue Texas; Fedex’s Autonomous Delivery

The European Commission hopes to mandate USB-C on smartphones, Texas is being sued over a new law for social media platforms, and FedEx completes its first fully autonomous vehicle delivery. It’s all the

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

Hashtag Trending September 21- iOS 15; Facebook pushes back on WSJ allegations; AI and real estate

Files from Jori Negin-Shecter Apple rolls out its brand new iOS 15, Facebook disputes Wall Street Journal allegations of toxicity, and AI is changing the real estate game. It’s all the tech news

Published on: September 21st, 2021 Samira Balsara

Hashtag Trending August 18 – Facebook firm on Taliban ban; Big Tech litigation spiking; T-Mobile breaches merger agreement

Files from Jori Negin-Shecter Social Media giants hold firm on Taliban content embargo, Big Tech is facing more challenges in the judicial system, and T-Mobile appears to have lied to the U.S. Government.

Published on: August 18th, 2021 Samira Balsara

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

Hashtag Trending August 12 – TikTok most downloaded app; Twitter’s new user interface; Facebook fights anti-vax info

Files from Jori Negin-Shecter TikTok becomes the world’s most downloaded app, Twitter has redesigned its user interface, and Facebook fights anti-vax information. It’s all the tech news that’s trending right now, welcome to

Published on: August 12th, 2021 Samira Balsara