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QR codes give famous public statues a voice in London

QR codes give famous public statues a voice in London

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The quick response codes are being used along with NFC technology to help the statues to talk. London is known for its large number of public statues, and through the use of mobile devices in combination with QR codes and NFC technology, those pieces of art are now able to speak to the people who are viewing them. In a unique and rather entertaining project, some of these famous statues now have words … Read entire article »

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QR codes can be used to connect shoppers with live chat agents

QR codes can be used to connect shoppers with live chat agents

Now, shopping in store can provide consumers with the same real time support as they would receive online. TouchCommerce, a mobile technology provider, has now unveiled its new TouchStore service, which takes advantage of the use of QR codes to give shoppers in retail stores and who have smartphones the opportunity to be able communicate with live chat agents who can provide additional information about products and promotions. This is a novel use of quick response codes … Read entire article »

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QR codes receive their approval for Anchorage columbarium wall

QR codes receive their approval for Anchorage columbarium wall

The quick response codes have now been permitted for use in the notches of the wall at the public cemetery. While QR codes are most commonly associated with their use in mobile marketing and have been found in some of the oddest places, they are becoming increasingly popular on grave markers, where it is impossible to add more than the most basic information about a deceased individual. The city assembly in Anchorage have now unanimously voted in … Read entire article »

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QR Code Detective: Are your barcodes moving too fast?

QR Code Detective: Are your barcodes moving too fast?

Our investigators have spotted a number of quick response codes on vehicles, this week. As marketers continue to add a QR code to their various marketing materials, they are discovering that there are some places that are more effective than others in terms of generating useful scans, and this week our investigators have looked into the growing number of barcodes that are displayed on vehicles. It appears as though businesses of all size are adding quick response … Read entire article »

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QR codes to be added to Commonwealth war graves

QR codes to be added to Commonwealth war graves

Many smartphone users have found that quick response codes have helped to commemorate the centennial of WWI. The Commonwealth war grave cemeteries that are located in Wales will soon be adding QR codes for the first time or to additional spots in order to be able to share more stories with a new generation of visitors. The quick response codes will make it easier to provide detailed information than physical signage. As this year is the 100th anniversary … Read entire article »

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QR codes and location based technology hit festival celebrations in Lithuania

QR codes and location based technology hit festival celebrations in Lithuania

Quick response codes are about to become much sought after at this year’s Vilnius City Fiesta. The Vilnius City Fiesta is a very popular annual festival in Lithuania, and this year’s celebrations will feature 250 different merchants that are participating in a program that will allow consumers to take advantage of discounts on their purchases when they use their smartphones to scan QR codes in order to make mobile payments. A number of reports have revealed that … Read entire article »

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QR codes central to TGI Friday’s high tech restaurant

QR codes central to TGI Friday’s high tech restaurant

The chain is now allowing consumers to use mobile technology to fast track to their meals. TGI Friday’s has now announced that it is improving its overall customer experience through the use of mobile technology and QR codes that will assist guests in being able to get into their eateries and finish their meals considerably faster. The restaurant is testing this smartphone technology at one location, which aims to serve customers within ten minutes. The location is the … Read entire article »

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QR codes on fruit clamshell packaging boots mobile marketing

QR codes on fruit clamshell packaging boots mobile marketing

The Farmers Fresh Fruit Company has announced the integration of quick response codes into its label design. The Farmers Fresh Fruit Company has now revealed the redesigned version of their California Thomcord Variety of produce, which now contains QR codes that can be scanned by consumers to learn more about the product and the company. The quick response code was custom designed for the packaging to make it smartphone friendly. As was discussed in the July 11 edition … Read entire article »

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