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Now Havas is trying to turn hashtags into electricity

What will they think next? Why, a hashtag to supply (not very much) electricity, of course. Havas Media Group Asia Pacific is investing in a social innovation called “Heartbot” – a machine that turns a set of identified hashtags into ...

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Can new boss David Mayo keep the Bates agency brand alive?

Much speculation among the clinking sundowners at Raffles Hotel in Singapore that the venerable Bates agency (now rather reduced as it’s an Asia-only network albeit a large one) might be calling last orders. Bates is now owned by WPP and ...

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