Bitcoin QR code generators are not as secure as some may think

Bitcoin QR code generators - Bitcoin

A report from ZenGo reveals there’s a lot of scam QR code generators for Bitcoin. A recent analysis conducted by ZenGo, a keyless Bitcoin and cryptocurrency wallet, reveals that four out of the top five Bitcoin QR code generators listed on Google’s front page are operated by scammers. The codes that are being generated link to the scammer’s own wallet. ZenGo discovered that when a user uses one of these malicious sites to create a quick response (QR) code for their personal Bitcoin address, the site generates a code for…

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QR codes may see the dawning of a new era from Visualead and Qurify

QR Codes

Visualead acquires popular QR codes generator Visualead, a designer of visual QR codes, has announced its acquisition of Qurify, a popular QR code generator. The Qurify generator will now be incorporated into Visualead’s services, offering consumers and businesses alike a way to create visual QR codes that are significantly different from conventional versions of the codes. The acquisition is part of Visualead’s ongoing campaign to improve the capabilities of QR codes and make them more attractive in the realm of marketing and consumer engagement. Visual codes becoming more popular The…

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Smart QrCode Generator aims to make codes easier to use

QR Code Scanner

Smart QrCode Generator allows users to make their own QR codes QR codes are widely popular among businesses but receive generally modest attention from consumers. As QR codes become more widely used by companies large and small, consumers are becoming more interested in using the codes themselves as a way to share information with others and have taken to the idea of generating their own codes. There are a wide variety of QR code generators available online, but the capabilities of these generators can often be limited. Smart QrCode Generator,…

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Skanz targets kids for latest QR code initiative

Skanz QR Code Bracelets

QR codes designed for kids between the ages of 7 and 12 have begun to appear in the marketing scene. SkanzJr, a social networking platform oriented around QR codes, has launched a new line of silicone bracelets that feature their own QR codes. The company is looking to take advantage of the current QR craze in the U.S. and hopes that kids will respond well to the mobile technology. Skanz has extensive experience in the field of branded bracelets, as the company has used these products to promote concerts in…

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