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Canadians want to rage against the machine: trend

JWT’s third installment of its Trend Report also finds that mind-reading tech will soon make a big bang.

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Need for change

Couleur Locale’s Dom Trudeau’s call to action: disrupt everything. Innovate yourself. Change things like tomorrow depends on it.

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Signalling emotion with neurowear

From our creative blog stimulant: These cat-like accessories move based on how you feel.

Immersive Experiences

Consumers want brands to capture imagination: trend

Part two of JWT’s Trend Report finds that immersive experiences and speaking in photos are fast-growing among Canadians.

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Welcome to strategydaily: where innovation meets understanding

Need to know what to expect tomorrow (or catch up to today)? Strategy‘s new daily is here to help.

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Sizzling and fizzling trends

Bluetooth is hot. 3D printing is not. Who’d have thought? Experts weigh in on what’s on the rise versus the outs.

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Canadians are impatient, but seek serenity: trend

Exclusive to strategydaily, JWT breaks down its famed global trend report for Canadians with new research and local examples.

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FFWD: The future of media consumption

At the ICA’s FFWD Ad Week, Wired founding executive editor Kevin Kelly looks at how to compete for attention in a hyper-screened world.

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Qriket pays consumers to view ads

The app tracks and shares 40% of its revenue from advertisers with its users, with clients paying for consumer opt-ins rather than for impressions.

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Receipts: The next great market disruption?

Twist Image’s Mitch Joel on shaking up a staid communication channel, learnings from George Costanza’s wallet, and why even the smallest moments matter.

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Future technology…today

A look at how the advertising industry is channeling ideas of the future such as flying cars, teleportation and invisibility.

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JWT Intelligence unveils 2014 trends list

Immersive experiences, consumer impatience and remixing traditions are amongst the top things the agency is looking out for in the coming year.

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Marketing lessons from the Bedouins

Tony Chapman on the need for adaptability when it comes to reinventing marketing.

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Ad Week Blog: Then, now and an exponentially different tomorrow

Tech expert Shelly Palmer tells the industry crowd we are only at the “baby beginnings” of the tech changes to come.

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Global tour: disruptive retail concepts

From Asda in the U.K. to E-mart in South Korea, DDB’s Jason Dubroy tours the globe for retail concepts that may change the way goods are sold.