Hashtag Trending – Another TikTok prank; Uninstalling Flash; NBA Smart Ring

Monday, June 22, 2020   Thousands of teens rally together on TikTok to throw a wrench into Donald Trump’s rally plans in Tulsa, Adobe wants you to uninstall Flash soon, and NBA Players

Published on: June 22nd, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Canada’s COVID-19 tracing app; Huawei accused of being a security threat, tips to starting your remote job

Canada’s COVID-19 tracing app is soon to arrive, Huawei is being accused as a national security threat, and useful tips for those starting remote work. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right

Published on: June 19th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Facebook’s optional political ads; CIA cyber weapons stolen; Twitter’s new feature

Mark Zuckerberg announces Facebook will allow users to turn off political ads, the CIA’s largest data breach is due to not enough security, Twitter rolls out a new feature. It’s all the tech

Published on: June 18th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Apple Antitrust; Amazon’s Distant Assistant; Office Chit Chat

Apple faces two EU antitrust probes, Amazon launches a new social distancing tool, and remote work needs more chit chat. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending!

Published on: June 17th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Walmart & Shopify; Zoom suspends accounts; New office norms

Walmart joins forces with Shopify, Zoom admits it suspended accounts of several activists at China’s request, and new office norms take place due to COVID-19. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right

Published on: June 16th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Tech giants exit facial recognition biz; Fake contact tracing apps; PS5 memes

More tech giants exit the facial recognition business, fake contact tracing apps are popping up, and the PS5 reveal was impressive but the subsequent memes were even better. https://www.reddit.com/r/technology/comments/h891d6/outrage_over_police_brutality_has_finally/ As the massive protests

Published on: June 15th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Amazon also says no to facial recognition; New Twitter prompt; Omni Ballot

Amazon will stop supplying US police with facial recognition technology for a year, Twitter has a new prompt encouraging users to read before they tweet, and Omni Ballot online voting raises concern on

Published on: June 12th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Clearview AI in the news again; Fraudulent N95 masks leads to lawsuit; WFH inequality

Clearview AI facial recognition will not delete Canadian faces from its collection of billions of photos; 3M sues third-party Amazon sellers for fraudulent N95 mask sales; Remote work raises concerns about work from

Published on: June 11th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – IBM says no to facial recognition tech; New Google Maps features; WFH perks

IBM says no to facial recognition; Google Maps launches new features for COVID-19 travel alerts, and new perks for working from home may be on the way.   It’s all the tech news

Published on: June 10th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Twitter fact checking; Jeff Bezos getting richer; cyberattack against CAA

Twitter puts a fact-checking label on tweets linking COVID-19 TO 5G, Jeff Bezos gets $35 billion richer, and the Canadian Accounting Association has been hit with a cyber-attack. It’s all the tech news

Published on: June 9th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Predator drones fly over protests; Messaging tech gives protesters an edge; Matrix 4

The rare sighting of a Predator drone flying over protests causes a stir, a story about how messaging technology is helping protestors remain organized catches fire over the weekend, and social media gets

Published on: June 8th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Cyber Security Today – Don’t fall for this VPN scam, huge attacks on WordPress sites and lessons from a data breach

Don't fall for this VPN scam, huge attacks on WordPress sites and lessons from a data breach Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Friday June 5th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity

Published on: June 5th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Amazon and BLM; Zuckerburg defends inaction towards offensive Trump tweets; CES returning

Amazon says Black Lives Matter while selling surveillance tech to police, Mark Zuckerburg defends his do-nothing approach to Trump's offensive tweets, and the show goes on for CES 2021. It’s all the tech

Published on: June 5th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Google privacy lawsuit; Zoom encryption criticism; Microsoft rolls out Chromium Edge

Google faces a $5 billion lawsuit for tracking 'private' internet use, Zoom revenues soar but it faces criticism for denying free users encryption, and lastly Microsoft rolls out the new Chromium Edge browser

Published on: June 4th, 2020 CDN Staff