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The COMUNICANO for Wednesday August 8th 2018

Today is the BIRTHDAY edition as I've circled the sun one more time so here's the news...Bird and Lim
August 8 · Issue #360 · View online
Andy Abramson
Today is the BIRTHDAY edition as I’ve circled the sun one more time so here’s the news…Bird and Lime want to go live in the UK…..Tesla may go private…SNAP’s dropping could signal more stress for social media…Warner Music exits from Spotify holdings…Disney is no Marvel when it comes to technology…..Gee, Verizon may have lied about LTE coverage…..Salesforce makes a change at the top….Some USA news sites are no longer seen in Europe……Oracle cries foul…..those stories and more all here today….including one all about If it’s free…well, you know the rest and they are all here……in THE COMUNICANO!

Streaming Watch
Can SoundCloud Survive as Rappers Depart?
Scooter Watch
Bird and Lime lobbying the UK to launch electric scooters
Bird Invasion: Atlanta's electric scooters are fun, dangerous, exciting, annoying, and unstoppable
Tesla Watch
Elon Musk: Tesla could go private
Uber Watch
How New York Became the Center of the Fight Against Uber and the Gig Economy Lie
Snap Watch
Snap’s Drop in Active Users Could Signal a Social Media Peak
‘Stories’ was Instagram’s smartest move yet
Snapchat's Recent Redesign Resulted in Millions of Lost Users
Spotify Watch
Warner Music Group Sells Entire Stake in Spotify – Variety
News Watch
More than 1,000 U.S. news sites are still unavailable in Europe, two months after GDPR took effect
Disney Watch
To take on Netflix, Disney faces a challenge in embracing technology
Marvel Movies Will No Longer Be Released on Netflix Starting with 'Captain Marvel'
Mobile Watch
NewTV: Hollywood's Netflix rival is a millennial video nightmare
Verizon lied about 4G coverage—and it could hurt rural America, group says
Smartphone prices starting at $1,000 are getting more common, and it’s all your fault
The Ultra-Pure, Super-Secret Sand That Makes Your Phone Possible
Travel Watch
New Research Identifies Business Travel Dining Trends
The Global Rise in Tourism Has Prompted a Backlash - CityLab
Cannabis Watch
California Marijuana Notebook: More industry shrinkage may be on the way
Privacy Watch
Telecom Lobbyists Have Stalled 70 State-Level Bills That Would Protect Consumer Privacy
Salesforce Watch
Salesforce: Keith Block Named Co-CEO, Sharing Job With Marc Benioff
Oracle Watch
Oracle challenges Pentagon’s multibillion-dollar cloud computing contract before bids are even submitted
Odds & Ends
NetZero, Juno: How Free Dial-Up Defined the Early Internet
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