I was made aware a of simple innovation to crowd control barriers at a recent Systematic Inventive Thinking (SIT) introductory session at the Marathon Group. While normal barriers do well to serve as a visual restriction to a crowd they don’t possess the strength to stop a group of loosely coordinated individuals in a crowd from pushing the barrier down. As the crowd grows powerful with the more people added to it so does the new type of barrier.                       It reminded me of a quote from Tron Legacy by Kevin Flynn: “The more I fought the more powerful he became” Facebook, as a business, gains value in a similar[…]