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Behold!
Behold!

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Jul 26, 15

Veteran marketing strategist, Mat Morrison (aka @mediaczar) and self-described "World's Oldest Living Social Media Guru unpacked what 'influencer' means for marketing campaigns in his recent Digital Shoreditch presentation. Here he investigates just…

  • The way we talk about distraction has always been a little self-serving—we say, in the passive voice, that we’re “distracted by” the Internet or our cats, and this makes us seem like the victims of our own decisions
  • Distraction is appealing precisely because it’s active and rebellious.
  • Needless to say, not all distractions are self-generated; the world is becoming ever more saturated with ads. And this, Crawford thinks, has turned distraction into a contest between corporate power and individual will. In the airport, for example, we listen to music through headphones to avoid listening to CNN. There’s a sense, he argues, in which personal-technology companies are in an arms race with advertising and marketing firms.

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Jul 22, 15

Coming in to land…
Coming in to land…

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Jul 22, 15

A field in England
A field in England

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Jul 19, 15

Read this Book: Our Endless Numbered Days. Loved on the Kindle...
Read this Book: Our Endless Numbered Days. Loved on the Kindle and got a nice signed copy from Claire Fuller today @curiousartsfestival

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