Hashtag Trending – K-pop fans disrupt police ‘snitch’ app; Highly sought after skills; Apple pays big bucks for finding a bug

K-pop fans spam Dallas police 'snitch' app with videos and memes to support protesters, we take a glance at today’s most desirable skills, and Apple puts a call out to developers to find

Published on: June 2nd, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Anonymous hacker group resurfaces; SpaceX uses touchscreens to fly; port scanning

The anonymous hacker group returns, SpaceX successfully launches the first commercial flight into space and the ship’s main controls scream Star Trek, and a list of well-known websites that port scan their visitors

Published on: June 1st, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Science behind Zoom fatigue; Anti-5G USB stick; Trump targets social media giants

People are trying to find the best ways to combat Zoom fatigue, law enforcement in the UK is seeking to halt sales of a device that has been claimed to offer protection against

Published on: May 29th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou extradition, Twitter fact checks Trump, Facebook algorithms`

Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou loses the first challenge in her extradition case, Twitter fact checks one of President Donald Trump’s tweets, and new reports suggest Facebook knew its algorithms divided users but the tech

Published on: May 28th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – TikTok booms; virtual workouts; VPN demand in Honk Kong surges

TikTok is booming during the lockdown, trainers open up about moving their clients to a virtual setting, and the demand for VPNs in Honk Kong surge after Beijing proposes tough new national security

Published on: May 27th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – GitLab tests its employees; Virtual escape rooms; Home school for adults

GitLab conducts an interesting exercise to test its employees' cybersecurity chops, virtual escape rooms are gaining popularity, and a growing number of adults join the millions of school-age and university students who have

Published on: May 26th, 2020 CDN Staff

Hashtag Trending – WFH with Facebook; iOS update; Twitter bots unite to reopen America

Facebook’s work from home policies come with a catch, Apple’s latest iOS update includes coronavirus contact tracing, and researchers say a lot of the noise on Twitter around reopenining America is coming from

Published on: May 25th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – WFH with Shopify; Ransomware gang wreaks havoc; Medical Repair Database goes viral

Shopify is following Twitter’s footsteps and telling its employees they can work from home indefinitely, a ransomware gang executives a nasty attack against a law firm in New York City, and a medical

Published on: May 22nd, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Workforce confidence during COVID-19; Apple Glass leaks; More Shopify news

LinkedIn’s latest Workforce Confidence Index shows the impact remote work has Canadian workers, Apple Glass details leak, and more Shopify news.   As the pandemic upends the Canadian workforce, nearly 60 per cent

Published on: May 21st, 2020 CDN Staff

Hashtag Trending – Shopify and Facebook team up; Facebook gets fined; Email etiquette during COVID

Shopify and Facebook team up after Canada’s competition bureau slaps Facebook with a small $9M fine, and social media gets chatty about email etiquette during the pandemic. Shopify is teaming up with Facebook

Published on: May 20th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Apple unveils reopening plans; Google Classroom; and another COVID-19 conspiracy theory

Apple unveils its reopening plans, thousands of students take their anger to social media after they get Google Classroom notifications on a holiday, and hey look, it’s another preposterous COVID-19 conspiracy theory making

Published on: May 19th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Uber drivers, riders must wear masks; WFH burnout; Patriot Act amendments

Uber says all of its drivers and passengers have to wear masks, longer workdays for people working remotely is leading to burnout, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants the FBI to collect

Published on: May 15th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Facebook compensates content mods; Google Play Music shutdown; Google Pixel division loses key execs

Facebook finally acknowledges its content moderator’s mental health deterioration, Google Play Music will get merged with YouTube Music later this year, two key executives leave Google Pixel phone development. https://www.reddit.com/r/technology/comments/gij9f4/facebook_will_pay_52_million_in_settlement_with/ It’s no secret

Published on: May 14th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Twitter employees WFH for good and help fight misinformation; Musk defies order, restarts plant

Twitter tells its employees to work from home forever while announcing the launch of a misinformation index, and Tesla CEO Elon Musk stands his ground as he defines local shutdown orders. Work from

Published on: May 13th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff