Top Three in Thirty: March 5, 2018

Feeling frustrated with the algorithm and changes on Facebook and Instagram? Check out Vero, a social media app that promises an ad-free and more authentic sharing experience. While there are future plans to charge a subscription fee, as of now everyone who downloads will receive free access.

This week Uber is launching Uber Health geared towards allowing health-care providers to assign rides for their patients without requiring the rider to have the app or even a smartphone.

Amazon has purchased smart home equipment maker Ring for $1billion cash in yet another move to take over the home security space. This comes just 3 months after they acquired Blink a start-up that makes security cameras and video doorbells.