eBay Local Pickup QR Code is on its way for delivery confirmation

eBay Local Pickup QR Code - phone scanning code

The online marketplace has announced a new feature for in-person pickups using quick response codes. Sellers and buyers have a new feature to look forward to in the near future in the form of the eBay Local Pickup QR Code. It provides the opportunity for delivery confirmation when pickups have been made in person. The quick response barcode is already being rolled out for the first time in the United States. The eBay Local Pickup QR Code is meant to provide a method of offering proof of delivery of items…

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Burger King QR code scan will score you a free Whopper, if you can catch it!

Burger King QR Code - Store

The quick response barcode must be grabbed off the live TV spot, so don’t count on YouTube. A new Burger King QR code marketing campaign has TV viewers scrambling to scan a moving barcode with their phones before the time runs out. Looks easy enough, but it’s not as simple as it seems. Though the quick response barcode can be scanned using a camera app, it’s tough with a moving target. The Burger King QR code was brought back to make things a bit more fun for people stuck at…

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Special QR code displayed on David ‘Bomber’ Pearce statue in Newport, Wales

Special QR Code - David 'Bomber' Pearce Statue - Laury Dizengremel YouTube

The quick response code will help smartphone users to discover the athlete’s story. A new special QR code has been added to several places at the David “Bomber” Pearce statue. The bronze statue is of “Newport’s Rocky”, one of the greatest athletes from the Welsh city. The barcodes were added to the statue which was first unveiled in 2018 to honor the late boxer. The athlete’s nephew Luke Pearce unveiled the special QR code. It can be scanned using a smartphone to gain access to additional information. The quick response…

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Green QR code checks needed to enter Shanghai Disney Resort

QR Code checks - Shanghai Disney Metro Station

Though the park in the Chinese city has been closed some of its properties opened March 9. Certain Shanghai Disney Resort properties are operating to a limited extent and now require green QR code checks for anyone to step foot inside. Shanghai Disneyland Hotel, Disneytown, and Wishing Star Park have boosted safety protocols. Shanghai Disneyland shut down entirely throughout the main COVID-19 outbreak in late January. However, on March 9, Shanghai Disneyland Hotel, Disneytown, and Wishing Star Park resumed operation on a limited basis. That said, those locations implemented strict…

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Scam Bitcoin QR code generators stole $45k from unsuspecting users last month

Bitcoin QR code generators - Bitcoin and quick response code

In March a total of 7 BTC were swiped from people through fraudulent barcode scans. A total of 7 BTC – the equivalent to about $45,000 – was stolen from unsuspecting people who scanned barcodes from fake bitcoin QR code generators, said one security researcher. Nine fake websites have been identified by the researcher as scam BTC-to-barcode generators. Those websites claim to provide their users with a quick and convenient method for generating barcodes. Bitcoin QR code generators make it simple for people to accept cryptocurrency transactions using a barcode…

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