Articles By Shruti Shekar

All Hands on Tech – Samsung Galaxy Tab Active2 review – rugged and modern tablet

Designed for industrial workers, this tablet joins Samsung's family of devices that offer a modern Android experience while also being tested to stand up to military specifications for durability, including shockproof and water

Published on: December 7th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Hashtag Trending: Apple cuts deal with a movie maker; Facebook seeks spike in government demand; Facebook’s’ Sandberg responds to latest expose

Up first on LinkedIn: Apple is dipping its toes into filmmaking and has partnered with the movie studio A24 to make original, feature-length films. The entertainment company got three Academy Awards last year.

Published on: November 19th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

All Hands on Tech – Anki Vector Robot full review

We take a full look at the Anki Vector Robot and whether the smart robot is helpful or not. The smart robot also just integrated with Amazon Alexa, have a read about it

Published on: November 16th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Hashtag Trending: NASA asks Canada to continue with AI help; TSA plans for facial recognition; Uber unveils rewards program

First up on Reddit: NASA’s administrator Jim Bridenstine says he really wants Canada to contribute on artificial intelligence and robotics. He added that this could include a next-generation Canadarm on the Lunar Gateway

Published on: November 15th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

2 Truths and a Lie: IBM’s president Ayman Antoun

Play along and guess which statements are the truth and which statement is the lie. We play the game with IBM's president Ayman Antoun. Don't forget to like the video and subscribe to

Published on: November 14th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Inside SAP’s Toronto HQ

The German-based company officially opened its new headquarters for SAP Canada in Toronto and ITWC had the opportunity to get a tour of it. The HQ is sprawled across three floors, which is

Published on: November 13th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Hashtag Trending: Youtube viewers watching for longer; companies microchipping staff; Twitter considers edit feature

First up trending on LinkedIn: Longer videos are starting to get much more popular on Youtube. The video streaming platform is seeing a surge of videos extending past 15 minutes, and even hours

Published on: November 13th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Hashtag Trending: Zuckerberg turns down governments’ request; cord cutting is accelerating; Microsoft’s president calls for regulating facial recognition

Trending on LinkedIn: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has declined the request of government officials from Canada and the U.K. to discuss fake news and data privacy. Facebook issued a letter to respective governments

Published on: November 9th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Inside Sidewalk Labs’ Toronto HQ

ITWC got a tour of Google's sister company Sidewalk Labs' Toronto headquarters. It's located right smack down in the middle of Quayside, which is where Sidewalk Labs' is trying to build a smart

Published on: November 7th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

All Hands on Tech – Google Pixel 3XL full review

We take a look at Google's latest phone the Pixel 3XL. Is it worth its hefty price tag? For a full review read it here. Don't forget to like the video and subscribe

Published on: November 6th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Hashtag Trending: Google staff stage walkout; WWW inventor speaks out; Facebook still losing European users

 First up trending on Twitter, and basically everywhere else, yesterday hundreds of staff from Google’s office around the world staged a series of walkouts in protest over how sexual misconduct allegations are

Published on: November 2nd, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Accenture appoints Jeffrey Russel as Accenture Canada president

Accenture has appointed Jeffrey Russell as president of Accenture Canada as of Dec. 1 and will replace Bill Morris who plans to retire at the end of February 2019. Russell, a native Torontonian,

Published on: November 1st, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Hashtag Trending: Facebook bans pages associated with far-right groups; UK and Canada summon Zuckerberg; Bitcoin turns 10

Trending on Reddit, Facebook has decided to ban individual accounts and pages, as well as any pages associated with the far-right extremist group the Proud Boys. This comes after members of the Proud

Published on: November 1st, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Hashtag Trending: China suggests Trump use Huawei for better security; Apple, Samsung fined for slow devices; Millions hit with worst ever data hack

Up first on Reddit, After The New York Times published a report claiming Chinese spies have been eavesdropping on calls made on U.S. President Donald Trump’s unsecured iPhone, China has responded by suggesting

Published on: October 26th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Hashtag Trending: Yahoo makes $50m breach payout; Mozilla to match Tor Project donations; Algorithm portrait to be auctioned

Up first on LinkedIn, Yahoo has agreed to pay $50 million in damages to the 200 million people who were affected by the security breach in 2013 and 2014. The breach led to

Published on: October 25th, 2018 Shruti Shekar