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The COMUNICANO for Monday July 23rd 2018

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Uber riders are "throwing up" about fraud and being streamed while riding....Snap drops payments....A
 
July 23 · Issue #348 · View online
Andy Abramson
Uber riders are “throwing up” about fraud and being streamed while riding….Snap drops payments….Amazon sees money in sports apparel….Why Best Buy is still going strong….Comic books getting streamed…Sports teams turning more to tech for fan engagement….Bird battles continue in L.A…..Apple may add calling to HomePod….Comcast saying “ditch the box”……Those stories and more are all in today’s COMUNICANO!

Uber Watch
A Driver for Uber and Lyft Covertly Streamed Hundreds of Rides on Twitch Without Rider Consent
St. Louis Uber driver has put video of hundreds of passengers online. Most have no idea.
Vomit fraud could make your Uber trip really expensive
Snap Watch
Snapchat will shut down Snapcash, forfeiting to Venmo
Amazon Watch
Amazon sets its sights on official soccer shirt sales
Best Buy Should Be Dead, But It’s Thriving in the Age of Amazon
Streaming Watch
Comic Book Publishers, Faced With Flagging Sales, Look to Streaming
Google Watch
Why Launch of Google Podcasts is a Huge Deal for the Industry
Google Continues to Evolve Look and Feel of Chrome
Sports Watch
Philadelphia Phillies Aramark Launch Apple Business Chat at Citizens Bank Park
Red Wings and Pistons Will Implement Ticketmaster’s Mobile Ticket
Bird Watch
Backlash Brews as Bird Scooters Take Over L.A.
Apple Watch
HomePod may get phone call support and multiple timers
Apple said to be investigating growing iTunes credit card fraud in Singapore
Comcast Watch
Comcast is totally okay with you not having an Xfinity set-top box
5G Watch
Qualcomm unveils first mmWave 5G antennas for smartphones 
Odds & Ends
We need a new model for tech journalism
Early Stage VCs - Be Careful Out There
The 10 rules found in every good remote work policy
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