#<p><strong><a href="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Screen-Shot-2015-07-14-at-14.45.59-e1436881640570.png"><img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-159937" src="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Screen-Shot-2015-07-14-at-14.45.59-300x154.png" alt="Stanley Matthews, WIkimedia Commons" width="300" height="154" /></a>Local and other press</strong> have been banned from attending press conferences at Swindon Town FC in favour of a smartphone app.</p>
<p>According to the <a href="http://www.pressgazette.co.uk/swindon-town-fc-extends-local-press-ban-all-media-it-signs-fanzai-app?utm_medium=email&#38;utm_campaign=2015-07-14&#38;utm_source=Press+Gazette+-+Daily" target="_blank"><em>UK Press Gazette</em></a>, questions from local newspaper the <em>Swindon Advertiser</em> are ignored.</p>
<p>Instead, journalists are expected to use a smartphone app called Fanzai which bills itself as a social networking site for both clubs and football players.… <a href="http://www.techeye.net/news/football-club-replaces-press-with-app" class="read-more">Read the rest</a></p>

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