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Technology

Rubbish bins can track smart phones to target advertising

12 Aug 2013

smart bin

According to British publication Wired, tracking devices hidden in London’s recycling bins are stalking smartphones in order to better be able to direct targetted advertising.  As this is now technologically possible, how long will it be before the same rubbish bins are able to read our packaging waste and use that in turn to direct [...]

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Next to nothing being done to stop cigarette smuggling

10 Dec 2012

According to the consulting company Almares, cialis sale some 7.5bn of the 51bn cigarettes smoked in Poland every year come from smuggling or avoid paying duty in some other means.  At the same time, ed revenues from tobacco were down in Q3 2012.  Problems to which the packaging industry has solutions, but there [...]