COVID-Inspired Virtual Yearbooks – HAGS App, NDAs and Racial Equality

NDAs and racial equality in tech, virtual yearbooks in a COVID world, 5G rollout hasn’t slowed.

• Emily Birnbaum from Protocol discusses the impact that NDAs have on employees who would share their stories of workplace discrimination if they hadn’t agreed to them in the first place.
• Graduating High School Senior Jameel Shivji co-created an app for iOS called HAGS that allows students to sign each other’s virtual yearbooks at a time when social distancing has changed everything about graduation.
• 2020 was to be a big year for 5G. Shara Tibken from CNET describes how the Coronavirus hasn’t really slowed down the development of the technology.

Host: Jason Howell
Guests: Emily Birnbaum, Jameel Shivji, Shara Tibken
Tech News Weekly episode 140
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