The COMUNICANO for Tuesday August 15 2017

Revue
 
Oh is the news large today...first, Benchmark vs. Kalanick in the Uber Wars continues, with Travis wa
 
August 15 - Issue #140
Andy Abramson

Oh is the news large today…first, Benchmark vs. Kalanick in the Uber Wars continues, with Travis wanting to go to arbitration…..Pandora is making moves to be a bigger player in the streaming world…Hulu goes with AWS…Netflix to get more new content….Facebook plays more SpotifyAmazon goes to school with “instant” delivery…Ikea likes the smart home…GoogleVoice, LinkedIn and more…it’s all here in today’s COMUNICANO.

Benchmark says the firm warned Travis Kalanick over a month ago that it would sue him
Tipping Uber drivers: a publicity stunt that misses the point
Media Watch
Pandora, After Shake-Up, Picks New C.E.O.
What comes after the "skinny bundle"
Hulu supports live TV service with AWS
Netflix plans to spend nearly $16 billion on content
Facebook Messenger gets Spotify music suggestions
Amazon Watch
Amazon opens 'Instant Pickup' points in U.S. brick-and-mortar push
Target buys same-day delivery company to battle Amazon
IOT Watch
A spacey startup shoots for a comeback
Ikea's Home Smart Line Could Shake Up the Smart Home Industry
Blockchain Watch
David Sacks cryptocurrency interview
Drone Watch
DJI Announces 'Local Data Mode' to Fly Drones Without Internet Connection
Apple Watch
KGI: Apple Watch 3 to come in LTE and non-LTE models, no obvious form factor change
Apple and the future of the insurance industry
Google Voice Watch
Google Testing New Call Management Tool For Its Phone App
LinkedIn Watch
U.S. judge says LinkedIn cannot block startup from public profile data
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