The TikTok sweepstakes continue, but a researcher warns of dubious ads that need to be cleaned up on the platform

A senior security response manager at security vendor Tenable warns that short-form video platform TikTok is "the Wild West of social...

September 3rd, 2020 Howard Solomon

G7 concerned about Facebook Libra

The G7 is concerned about economic stability and they see Facebook as a threat. This highlights the need for the...

September 6th, 2019 Donna Lindskog

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Hashtag Trending – Canada’s new digital charter, cybercrime gang busted, Phoenix pay system an expensive fix

Trudeau cracks down on social media, an international cybercrime gang is taken down, and throwing out the troubled Phoenix pay...

May 17th, 2019 Mandy Kovacs

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Regulate social media, says Canadian parliamentary committee

Social media platforms based in Canada should regulated by a law forcing them to delete “manifestly illegal content in a...

December 13th, 2018 Howard Solomon

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Hashtag Trending – Pinterest ad sales nearing $1 billion USD; Uber/Lyft ban driver for filming riders; Tesla asking suppliers for refunds

Pinterest’s ad sales are approaching $1 billion - with a B - USD in revenue. Uber and Lyft cut ties...

July 24th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Hashtag Trending – Diane Bryant departs Google Cloud; Uganda taxes social media; make Mac OS X great again

Could Diane Bryant be throwing her hat in the ring for the CEO job at Intel? There’s a new daily...

July 5th, 2018 Brian Jackson

The Business Leadership Podcast: Jaime Michaels, Twitter Canada

Jamie Michaels is the Head of Brand Strategy at Twitter Canada. He joins forces with top advertisers to create ideas...

June 13th, 2018 Edwin Frondozo

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Hashtag Trending – Paypal going after traditional banks, Facebook’s continued problems, China’s dystopian ranking system

PayPal is moving closer to “mainstream banking”, Facebook suspends another data analytics firm for using tactics like Cambridge Analytica, and...

April 10th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

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This one link is the only way to truly delete your Facebook profile

Nine years after the Privacy Commissioner of Canada requested that Facebook make its account deletion option more accessible, the link...

March 26th, 2018 Brian Jackson