FOMO: The Biggest News from Last Week (02.05.18)

About us: HowDo ( www.howdo.com ) intends to empower professionals with the information they need. We collect the best coverage of what happened last week to keep you up-to-date on what’s happening in your job-function, industry and beyond

Highlights from Last Week:

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Team Up to Try to Disrupt Health Care by Nick Wingfield, Katie Thomas, and Reed Abelson — The New York Times

Analysis Corner: Big Tech + Healthcare

The biggest story of last week was Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan’s announced partnership to take on healthcare. Why is this such a big deal? Why is this happening now? Here are some sources from the web that shed light on this issue.

America’s Unique Healthcare Market

Why the U.S. Spends So Much More Than Other Nations on Health CareNew York Times, The Upshot

Tech Companies Are Honing in On the Healthcare Market

How Big Tech Is Going After Your Health CareNew York Times

The Market’s Reaction

The ‘Amazon Effect’ Rattles Health-Care StocksThe Wall Street Journal

Looking To The Future

Amazon’s Long-Awaited Health Care PlatformInc

TecHipster Zeitgeist

For those who, like HowDo, are obsessed with buzzworthy and trendy tech.

Treat Yo Self (to some professional development)

Chances are, your employer isn’t teaching you about the new hotness. HowDo’s here to help:

What Do You Think?

Did we miss anything this week? Please let us know in the comments.

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