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USA – International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) 2013: Putting video cameras on cops … and burning the ships (2013-10-22)

Posted on October 22 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS : an upbeat police website report on TASER CEO Rick Smith’s confidence in developing on-0fficer video camera market, presented to delegates at the International Association of Chief’s of Police annual conference. Mr SDmith explains his lower AXON price (down to $300 per unit) reflects TASER’s intent to capture the market: “We’re going […]

USA – TASER International announces TASER Chosen to Represent Future of Business in New Documentary Film (2012-12-21)

Posted on December 21 2012 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: The manufacturer tells investors via this press release that it is at the cutting edge of new technologies, and recognized in a documentary series – the Paladins [which focuses on businesses that “flourish in these trying economic times” see footnote in italics], clearly the product is a minor detail– as a difference-maker: […]