A staggering 72 percent of smartphone users indicated that they would be likely to recall an ad with a QR code, according to a survey released today of smartphone users. The survey was commissioned… Show original
Ralph Lauren’s customized QR codes Luxury brands have been using QR codes in out-of-home, print, in-store and online displays, but those that take it a step further by customizing them can increase brand loyalty and build CRM. Show original
Facebook has their sights locked on mobile. We know that. This afternoon at GigaOm’s Mobilize conference, Facebook Mobile Chief Erick Tseng touched on just how crucial mobile is to them — and more importantly, how crucial it will be. Show original
By Tony Vassiliev - Chief Executive Officer at Gauge Mobile Solutions Inc.
QR code technology arrived late to North America for numerous reasons, and with Near Field Communication (NFC) fast emerging, it is a valid concern that it may not tip the adoption needle in time to establish itself as a household communication tool.
NFC is a new technology which allows a device (mobile phone) to interact with a nearby transmitter through a simple touch or no contact at all. Utilizing an NFC tag on a poster will essentially perform any of the tasks a QR code would, without requiring a scanner app or worrying about lighting. Based on this description it is natural to expect this technology to replace QR codes.
JumpScan QR Code Generator If you’ve seen a multitude of those quirky black and white boxes that look like a cross between a bar code and a Rorschach test, you are not alone. They’ve popped up on everything from plant containers to pet food. Show original
NY1Fashionistas Can Now Put QR Codes On Their GearNY1Now, the company Skanz is making bracelets printed with unique Quick Response codes that are seen everywhere from billboards to newspapers. Show original
Google Goggles was introduced two years ago as a way for users to search the web by taking a picture instead of doing a text search. It allowed you to (Is Google Goggles taking on QR codes? Show original
QReo: An Oreo QR code Can a functional QR code be built out of nothing but OREOs? We decided to find out. We have a philosophy – like Google’s 20% policy – that promotes internal side projects. It’s… Show original
How Sony ran #CatchTheTablet, its most successful social media campaign in history http://t.co/5SAthdNY by @heycheri on @TNWsocialmedia (RT @TheNextWeb: How Sony ran #CatchTheTablet, its most successful social media campaign in history…)… Show original
1. Test, test, test the readability – Before I upgraded to an iPhone, I struggled with my Blackberry. So first, you test QR codes thoroughly. To ensure they work, just get a bunch of different smart phones and test your QR codes at the right distance…
PayPal, Square and the ISIS platform from Verizon (NYSE: VZ), AT&T (NYSE: T) and T-Mobile are hoping to swoop in and corner the mobile payment market. And many experts are predicting that they could do just that.
But they’re dead wrong! I’m not convinced that any…
Now easily see your friends' activities on Facebook pages
With all the changes on Facebook, this one change got over shadowed. Visit any facebook page and on the left side now you can see how your friends are interacting with that page. See screenshot for exact place. Very cool! :)