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THE COMUNICANO for Thursday April 25th 2019

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Privacy becoming an issue for Alexa....Law enforcement will need a warrant to snoop on cell calls and
 
April 25 · Issue #534 · View online
Andy Abramson
Privacy becoming an issue for Alexa….Law enforcement will need a warrant to snoop on cell calls and texts….NSA is thinking about dropping surveillance of mobile phones…Slack wants to be your email and calendar client….UBER drivers to strike on IPO day in some cities….New OTT streaming options from Disney+ and AT&T may mean changes to Netflix…..T-Mobile and Verizon admit where real 5G will be and where it won’t be…AT&T CEO talks 5G pricing..Vonage going big into healthcare…those stories and more are in today’s COMUNICANO!!

Privacy Watch
41% of voice assistant users have concerns about trust and privacy, report finds 41% of voice assistant users have concerns about trust and privacy, report finds
Massachusetts Court Blocks Warrantless Access to Real-Time Cell Phone Location Data
NSA Recommends Dropping Phone-Surveillance Program
Slack Watch
Slack is bridging email to chat, improving calendar integration and search Slack is bridging email to chat, improving calendar integration and search
Uber Watch
Uber drivers plan shutdown over 'poverty wages' as company goes public
Streaming Watch
AT&T will unveil its new streaming service (and maybe ruin HBO Now) this fall AT&T will unveil its new streaming service (and maybe ruin HBO Now) this fall
Disney+ release may prompt a wave of Netflix cancellations, new survey reveals
5G Watch
Verizon and T-Mobile agree much of the US won’t see the fast version of 5G Verizon and T-Mobile agree much of the US won’t see the fast version of 5G
AT&T says 5G will be priced like home Internet—pay more for faster speeds
Verizon names 20 more 5G cities, starts preorders for $1,300 Galaxy S10 5G
Amazon Watch
Some Amazon Sellers Are Paying Upwards of $10,000 A Month To Trick Their Way to the Top of The Marketplace Some Amazon Sellers Are Paying Upwards of $10,000 A Month To Trick Their Way to the Top of The Marketplace
Amazon tries bringing in lawyers for sellers claiming patent infringement
Amazon expected to close on mega real estate deal in Bellevue
Amazon Has Gone From Neutral Platform to Cutthroat Competitor, Say Open Source Developers
Delivery Watch
Grubhub Is Finally Talking About Its Tech Ambitions and LevelUp Acquisition Grubhub Is Finally Talking About Its Tech Ambitions and LevelUp Acquisition
Workplace Watch
Avoiding Disruption Requires Rapid Decision Making Avoiding Disruption Requires Rapid Decision Making
Facebook Watch
You might hate it, but Facebook Stories now has 500M users You might hate it, but Facebook Stories now has 500M users
Mark Zuckerberg is begging for governments to regulate Facebook
YouTube Watch
'It's not play if you're making money': how Instagram and YouTube disrupted child labor laws
Google Watch
The Google Assistant can now tell you a story on your phone
Banking Watch
PayPal CEO: Venmo users are ‘clamoring’ to do more than just send money PayPal CEO: Venmo users are ‘clamoring’ to do more than just send money
Startup Watch
The secret to creating a successful startup is your contacts book | The secret to creating a successful startup is your contacts book |
AI Watch
Why 'Magic: The Gathering' is AI's toughest challenge Why 'Magic: The Gathering' is AI's toughest challenge
Games Watch
Switch a boon for time-poor time-travellers Switch a boon for time-poor time-travellers
VoIP Watch
Vonage Delivers Advanced Healthcare Solutions with Nexmo
Racing Watch
Sonic offers to buy all outstanding shares of SMI common stock= Sonic offers to buy all outstanding shares of SMI common stock=
Smith family plans to take Speedway Motorsports private in $734 million deal
Coffee Watch
Coca-Cola touts Coke Coffee as a wake-me-up drink | Coca-Cola touts Coke Coffee as a wake-me-up drink |
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