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When the conversation turns to technology, Hashtag Trending makes sure you’re in the know. We review the top trending tech topics from across the web - Twitter, Reddit, Google, Product Hunt and more.

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When the conversation turns to technology, Hashtag Trending makes sure you’re in the know. We review the top trending tech topics from across the web - Twitter, Reddit, Google, Product Hunt and more.

    Hashtag Trending Jan. 15 - ‘Adaptive’ transistors; Kosovo crypto panic; Walmart NFT

    Hashtag Trending Jan. 15 - ‘Adaptive’ transistors; Kosovo crypto panic; Walmart NFT

    Researchers create a new transistor that adapts to its workload, the Kosovo cryptocurrency mining ban has miners panicking, and Walmart files applications for NFTs and its own tokens.

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    Hashtag Trending Jan. 14 - Buying property in the metaverse; right-to-repair for cars; Reselling Tesla’s Cyberquad

    Hashtag Trending Jan. 14 - Buying property in the metaverse; right-to-repair for cars; Reselling Tesla’s Cyberquad

    The metaverse hits the real estate industry, carmakers are arguing against the right-to-repair law, and Tesla’s Cyberquad is being re-sold much higher than the original price.

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    Hashtag Trending Jan. 13 - Celebrity promotes cryptocurrency; Mozilla tracks Facebook; YouTube and fake news

    Hashtag Trending Jan. 13 - Celebrity promotes cryptocurrency; Mozilla tracks Facebook; YouTube and fake news

    Kim Kardashian and Floyd Mayweather are facing a class action lawsuit over crypto promotions, Mozilla will track how Facebook tracks its users, and a coalition of fact checkers are accusing YouTube of spreading fake news.

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    Hashtag Trending Jan. 12 - Amazon’s employee ranking system; Bitcoin ban; California allocates $6.1 billion to EV

    Hashtag Trending Jan. 12 - Amazon’s employee ranking system; Bitcoin ban; California allocates $6.1 billion to EV

     
    A former Amazon employee is working with lawmakers to force companies to open up about employee-ranking systems, more countries continue to ban bitcoin, and California is priroitizing electric vehicle related initiatives. 

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    Hashtag Trending Jan. 11 - Panasonic’s four day work week; Clean energy fund to raise $15 billion; Facebook accused of inciting violence

    Hashtag Trending Jan. 11 - Panasonic’s four day work week; Clean energy fund to raise $15 billion; Facebook accused of inciting violence

    Panasonic announces a four-day work week in Japan, a clean energy fund aims to raise $15 billion, and Facebook is hit with accusations of inciting violence.

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