Parler is partially running again with the help of a Russian tech firm, the FBI looks into a stolen laptop from the Capitol assault, and office vacancies in downtown Toronto are on a rise.The post Hashtag Trending – Parler survives; FBI investigates looks into stolen laptop from Capitol assault; Empty Toronto office first appeared on IT World Canada.
DuckDuckGo reaches a milestone of 100 million daily search queries, Snapchat is giving out big bucks, and experts predict that kids will face a tech withdrawal once life returns to “normal.”The post Hashtag Trending – DuckDuckGo hits milestone; Snapchat handing out cash; Tech withdrawal first appeared on IT World Canada.
Capitol rioters are now getting turned in to the FBI by some creative women using the Bumble dating app, the remote worker boom is attracting real estate startups, and some chatter around whether or not vaccine passports will work.The post Hashtag Trending – Honey-trapping Capitol rioters; Remote worker-boom attracts real estate startups; Vaccine passports first appeared on IT World Canada.
"How many vendors does it take to make a business successful?" But if that number of vendors makes you more open to a cybersecurity breach, it's no joke.The post Supply chain vulnerability – Can too many vendors make you less secure? first appeared on IT World Canada.
Samsung removes the charger from its phones after making fun of Apple for doing the same, the San Francisco office market is collapsing as tech workers stay home, and a closer look at the tech firms that are hiring in Canada.The post Hashtag Trending – Samsung Unpacked; San Francisco office market in jeopardy; Who’s hiring in Canada? first appeared on IT World Canada.
Remote work eliminated any chance encounters and in passing conversations with our teammates. With only cold assignment emails breaking long hours of dead air, remote workers are missing the reassurance of their social standing. That’s the central topic of a New York Times article. When isolated, imagination can exaggerate a banal, harmless text into a…The post Is Remote Work Making Us Paranoid? – New York Times first appeared on IT World Canada.
Cleantech at CES, TikTok makes accounts of users under 16 private, and the story about a hacker saving 57 terabytes of data before Parler fell off the face of the earth.The post Hashtag Trending – Cleantech at CES; TikTok makes thousands accounts private; Uncovering Parler secrets first appeared on IT World Canada.
There are some familiar faces and some newcomers on this Glassdoor's 13th annual Employees’ Choice Awards, honouring the Best Places to Work in 2021 across Canada.The post Canada’s top 10 tech companies to work for in 2021 first appeared on IT World Canada.
AMD’s CES keynote, GoFundMe bans fundraising for travel expenses used for potentially violent events, and concerns over Amazon workers intensify.The post Hashtag Trending – AMD’s CES keynote; GoFundMe takes a stand; More concerns over Amazon workers first appeared on IT World Canada.
CES 2021 is in session, Parler’s controversy continues as it goes from number 1 to where’d it go, and a new retail policy where you can just keep your return items.The post Hashtag Trending – CES 2021 news drops already; Parler woes; New return policy turns heads first appeared on IT World Canada.