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PayPal mobile payments roll out at Shell UK gas stations

PayPal mobile payments roll out at Shell UK gas stations

Drivers will now be able to use their smartphones to pay when they fuel up at the pump. Drivers stopping at Shell UK service stations to fuel up will now be able to use mobile payments at the pump using their PayPal account in combination with the Shell Motorist app. Earlier this year, Shell said it would implement the service at the “vast majority” of its locations. In that statement, it said that the mobile payments service would … Read entire article »

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Silversea has added QR codes to its latest print marketing

Silversea has added QR codes to its latest print marketing

The cruise line has now added quick response codes to its brochures to broaden its advertising experience. Silversea Cruises has now announced that, for the very first time, it has now added QR codes to the brochures that it has started to release for its upcoming season of marketing. These barcodes will make it possible for smartphone users to rapidly learn more about the offerings. The QR codes can now be found on the brochures that Silversea has … Read entire article »

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QR codes in Germany make it easier to pay parking fines

QR codes in Germany make it easier to pay parking fines

The quick response codes help drivers to be able to pay their tickets quickly and easily. In Lübeck, a new system of parking ticketing through the use of QR codes is making it possible for drivers to be able to simply scan a barcode with their smartphones and pay for their tickets directly out of their bank accounts. At the moment, the system is working for only certain bank customers, but the intention is to expand. The Lübeck … Read entire article »

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QR codes bring the music of nature to smartphones

QR codes bring the music of nature to smartphones

Quick response codes have been posted on placards in Knoxville parks to share the songs of the trees. In a broad scale effort to help to teach locals and visitors about the parks in Knoxville, the Tennessee Nature Conservancy has decided to take QR codes and apply them in a new and interesting way. They have brought a range of famous musicians together to share a video that can be accessed through scans. According to the Tennessee Nature … Read entire article »

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Students use QR codes to share history of town

Students use QR codes to share history of town

Teens from Sacred Heart School in Swaffham have placed quick response codes around their town. Students from the Swaffham Sacred Heart School have used QR codes to provide visitors to the Town Trail with access to video recordings that offer more information about the historical site that they are facing. There are a total of 44 different quick response codes that have been placed at locations throughout the town. These QR codes are scanned by smartphones and tablets … Read entire article »

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QR codes coat a Pagani Huayra coupe prototype

QR codes coat a Pagani Huayra coupe prototype

The vehicle was spotted covered in the quick response codes in a location near Nürburgring, Germany. A new prototype for the Pagani Huayra has recently been spotted in Germany and this model that was covered in QR codes has broken away from the thought that there will only be an open top version available. The new design of the prototype suggests that there’s going to be a much more hardcore model in the future. The intended 100 Huayra … Read entire article »

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QR codes and ingenuity bring recognition to Minnesota Boy Scout Troop

QR codes and ingenuity bring recognition to Minnesota Boy Scout Troop

Troop 302 from Fergus Falls used quick response codes to earn themselves the highest possible rank. Michael Mortenson and Logan Stout of the Fergus Falls Boy Scout Troop in Minnesota, chartered by Grace United Methodist Church, were awarded the high recognition of being ranked as Eagle Scouts after using QR codes in a community project. This award requires the individual to earn 12 required and 9 elective merit badges and to complete a service project. Both of the … Read entire article »

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