Author: andrewjames

The Kettle, Snatch Squads and the Swarm: the power of a tactic

Over the past few decades the police have developed a tactic to contain protests, which has become known as kettling. This involves forming a circle around the protest, then gradually closing in to restrict the territory occupied by the protesters. This cordon forms a stranglehold on the protest, restricting and containing the protest for hours, until

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The strange, weird and possibly scary future of marketing technology

Facial recognition technology is something we’d normally associate with security. However, this technology (as well as other similar technologies) are being developed in many different industries for a variety of different purposes and combined in unexpected ways. And surprisingly, is likely to have a major impact in Marketing and PR. Advertising We’ve become accustomed to receiving targeted advertising online. But

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