Hashtag Trending – Apple pivots, Netflix is going Hollywood, Bernie unveils net neutrality plan

This episode is brought to you by ServiceNow - Transforming old manual ways of working into modern digital workflows and unlocking productivity for employees and the enterprise.  Apple is doubling down on its

Published on: August 1st, 2019 IT Business Staff

Hashtag Trending – Capital One data breach; banning autoplay videos; Skype for Business ending

Capital One data breach affects 100 million customers, the U.S. is considering banning autoplay videos, Microsoft to retire Skype for Business. That’s all the tech news that’s trending today. It’s Wednesday, July 31th,

Published on: July 31st, 2019 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending – Zooming contacts; Slack’s down; Tesla to stream videos

Scientists create contact lenses that zoom when you blink, a temporary Slack outage sends workers into a panic, Tesla cars will soon play videos. That’s all the tech news that’s trending today. It’s

Published on: July 30th, 2019 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending – T-Mobile and Sprint merger approved; India might ban cryptocurrency; Apple gets a no on tariff exemption

DOJ approves T-Mobile and Sprint merger; India considering banning cryptocurrency; Trump says Apple not getting tariff exemption. That’s all the tech news that’s trending today. It’s Monday, July 29th, and I’m your host,

Published on: July 29th, 2019 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending – Microsoft leaks internal Windows build; bogus VLC vulnerability, unethical programmer caught

Microsoft leaks internal version of Windows 10 to testers, VLC president dismisses recent vulnerability, programmer faces a 10-year prison term for logic bombs. That’s all the tech news that’s trending today. It’s Thursday,

Published on: July 25th, 2019 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending – Google settles lawsuit; Canadian carrier pricing worst in the world; Google pushes for MVNO changes

Google settles an age-discrimination lawsuit, Canada’s mobile pricing among the worst in the world, Google pushing for revised virtual carrier rules. That’s all the tech news that’s trending today. It’s Wednesday, July 24th,

Published on: July 24th, 2019 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending – Russian intelligence agency hacked; Oakland bans facial recognition; Equifax fined $700 million

Russian intelligence agency experiences biggest hack ever; Oakland becomes 3rd US city to ban facial recognition; Equifax fined $700 million for 2017 data breach https://www.reddit.com/r/technology/comments/cg456i/russias_secret_intelligence_agency_hacked_largest/ Kicking things off, we have a story trending

Published on: July 23rd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Hashtag Trending – Is FaceApp safe?; Vienna driverless bus trial on hold; quantum leap in quantum computing

What is FaceApp doing with your pictures?; pedestrian struck in Vienna driverless bus trial; Australian researchers make quantum leap in quantum computing https://www.linkedin.com/feed/news/is-faceapp-safe-4690708/ As the craze of turning your pictures into a much

Published on: July 22nd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Hashtag Trending – Local ISPs shine, Prime Day haul or bust, EU targets Amazon

Local internet service providers shine in new study, Amazon says sale its Prime Day sale netted more than last year’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined, and the European Union has its crosshairs

Published on: July 19th, 2019 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Elon Musk and your brain, sneaky TurboTax, robots eyeing our jobs

Elon Musk wants to tap into your brain, TurboTax targets low-income taxpayers to pay for its services, and a new report says robots ARE going to take our jobs. Have you seen the

Published on: July 18th, 2019 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Office 365 banned in Germany; kids want to be YouTubers; Qualcomm’s new chipset

Office 365 banned in German State of Hesse, YouTuber a more popular career choice than astronauts in the United States, Qualcomm releases new mobile chipset. That’s all the tech news that’s trending today.

Published on: July 17th, 2019 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending – #AmazonStrike, social media linked to depression, FTC approves $5B Facebook settlement

Today’s episode is brought to you by CDN’s Channel Innovation Awards, celebrating Canadian managed service providers’ clever use of technology to solve real world problems. Celebrate with us Aug. 8. For more information

Published on: July 16th, 2019 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – malware hits 25 million Android devices; FCC leaks Samsung phone; Amazon spends $700 million to retrain workers

Malware infects 25 million Android devices through Asian app store, FCC leaks images of the Samsung Galaxy Note, Amazon spends $700 million to retrain workers. That’s all the news that’s trending today. It’s

Published on: July 15th, 2019 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending – A new streaming service, Google Assistant recordings, Former Tesla employee in the hot seat

Another player enters the streaming wars, it turns out human workers are listening to recordings from Google Assistant, and a former Tesla employee is in the hot seat.   What’s that? Another streaming

Published on: July 12th, 2019 Alex Coop