Banksy and Tejaratchi on Advertising & Going Viral

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I was thinking about this weeks’ ‘viral’ exercise, alongside the latest Banksy escapade. By way of background, I have spent a large part of my life trying to protect intellectual property, in one way or another, so this exercise and ideas around appropriation (e.g. Richard Prince) have me thinking. I have a Behance account, which I rarely use these days. …

Data Protection

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I think it might be useful to briefly look at European GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) implications as we are considering viral campaigns. Whilst this is largely aimed at big businesses and organisations, it has implications for freelancers and small business too. Given this module is about creating a business, it seems timely. GDPR is a good thing in protecting individual’s rights to …