Hashtag Trending – Tesla loves Bitcoin; Unionization at Amazon; Twitter’s verified users love fake news

Tesla invests heavily into Bitcoin, Amazon workers begin a historic vote of unionization and verified Twitter users shared an all-time-high amount of fake news in 2020. It’s all the tech news that’s popular

Published on: February 9th, 2021 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Police seize $60M worth of bitcoin; Tech helping teens’ mental health; Microsoft won’t back lawmakers who voted against Electoral College confirmation

Police seize $60 million worth of bitcoin from a man who won’t give up his password, Bloomberg says tech can help with teens’ mental health during lockdowns, and Microsoft says it’s not backing

Published on: February 8th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Google engineers resign over Gebru firing; Amazon’s “Megacycle” shift for warehouse workers; Clearview AI troubles in Canada

Two Google engineers resign over the firing of two women at the company, the internet groans after hearing about Amazon’s plans to introduce a 10-hour graveyard shift, known as the "megacycle,” and the

Published on: February 5th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Black History Month from home; Google Cloud lost $5.2B; Bloomberg’s Innovation Index

Celebrating Black History Month from home, Google Cloud lost $5.6B in 2020, and South Korea returns to number one on the Bloomberg Innovation Index. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now.

Published on: February 4th, 2021 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Robinhood CEO to testify before US House; Bezos stepping down as CEO; Co-working spaces struggle financially

CEO of Rohinhood is expected to testify this month, Amazon has a new CEO, and short term rental offices...will they survive the pandemic? It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome

Published on: February 3rd, 2021 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Comcast upsets with data caps; Elon Musk’s monkey business; SpaceX’s broadband satellites

Internet users are not happy about Comcast's data caps, Elon’s Musk is up to some monkey business, and SpaceX could be launching 100 more broadband satellites.  It’s all the tech news that’s popular

Published on: February 2nd, 2021 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Apple’s App Privacy has holes; Google deletes Robinhood reviews; More job listings

Apple’s new App Privacy labels fall short of expectations, Google deletes negative Robinhood reviews, and a fresh list of companies hiring for new positions. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now.

Published on: February 1st, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Robinhood faces lawsuit; #BellLetsTalk; Apple’s record-setting Q4

Robinhood faces a class-action lawsuit, Bell raises mental wellbeing awareness, and Apple’s record earnings in Q4 2020. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending! It’s Friday, January

Published on: January 29th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – GameStop goes to the moon; Samsung heads to Texas; Google forced to follow new rules

The GameStop saga continues, Samsung is reportedly heading to Texas, and Apple will require Google to get permission before collecting personalized ad data on iOS users. It’s all the tech news that’s popular

Published on: January 28th, 2021 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Apple’s pacemaker warning; Montreal businessman prepares for space; Cisco wins Canada’s top employer award

Apple issues a crucial warning about pacemakers, Montreal businessman Mark Pathy is preparing for the first private flight to space, and Forbes announces Canada’s top employer. It’s all the tech news that’s popular

Published on: January 27th, 2021 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Google workers form union; BlackBerry soars; Wattpad acquisition

Google workers form a global union alliance, Blackberry stocks are soaring, and Wattpad gets acquired for international growth. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending! It’s Tuesday,

Published on: January 26th, 2021 Baneet Braich

Hashtag Trending – Microsoft president talks campaign contributions; Instacart fires pro-union employees; Consequences of Flash

Microsoft’s president makes it clear that political donations are vital for business, Instacart is under fire after firing employees\ who supported unionization, and a train stops working after Flash dies. It’s all the

Published on: January 25th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Bizarre facial recognition proposal in India; White House calls for coders; Ajit Pai’s final report

A proposal to install facial recognition cameras in an Indian city draws backlash, a stealthy call for coders has been found on the White House’s website, and Ajit Pai’s final report deserves an

Published on: January 22nd, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Researchers dig into Facebook’s role in Capitol attack; Netflix hits 200M; Wikipiedia hits 1B

Capitol attack has been brewing for months on Facebook, Netflix reaches 200 million subscribers, and Wikipedia reaches its billionth edit. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending!

Published on: January 21st, 2021 Baneet Braich