Revolut Business QR codes for contact-free payments

Revolut Business QR codes - Mobile Payment

The quick response codes are being used to facilitate transaction completion while social distancing. New Revolut Business QR codes are being launched in order to make it easier to complete payment transactions while social distancing, said the company. The barcodes are being increasingly used to help to complete various forms of contactless tasks. The Revolut Business QR codes are among the most recent additions to smartphone-based strategies for avoiding contact while interacting with a company. Retailers, cafes, restaurants and tradespeople are commonly using quick response codes for precisely these reasons…

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QR code inventor happy with its use in battle against COVID-19

QR code inventor - COVID-19

Masahiro Hara first developed the square black and white barcodes for the automotive industry. When Masahiro Hara first became the QR code inventor a quarter of a century ago, the idea was to solve a problem that had nothing to do with public health. When the idea came to him, he ran off from a lunchtime game of Go to make it happen. It was the look of the ancient strategy game and the way the stones were arranged on the playing board that inspired the QR code inventor to…

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iZettle rolls out POS QR codes for British merchants

POS QR Codes - payment via QR code

The PayPal-owned business introduced the mobile payments options in the United Kingdom. PayPal has launched new POS QR codes for mobile payments through the iZettle app. The idea is to make it easier to achieve contactless, secure transactions in the United Kingdom in the midst of restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The new quick response code-based point of sale option provides small businesses with new options. “Small businesses need access to commerce tools that help them sell securely and meet their customers wherever they are — in-store, online and…

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Donation meter QR codes make digital contributions easier in Lynchburg

Donation meter QR codes - Image of parking meter

The downtown region of the Virginia community is making it simpler for locals to support non-profits. The community of Lynchburg, Virginia, now has a new opportunity to support non-profits in the area through donation meter QR codes. These “caring meters” look like traditional parking meters but serve an entirely different purpose. The donation meter QR codes provide the opportunity to support those non-profits even without loose change. The “Change for Change” initiative was created to give locals the opportunity to use their loose change to make donations to these organizations.…

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Super Value and MobileAssist unveil Bahamian QR code payments

Bahamian QR Code Payments - grocery store

The collaboration is mean to make it easier for shoppers in the Bahamas to purchase their groceries. Mobile Assist, a financial technology provider in the Bahamas, is working with Super Value to provide shoppers with a Bahamian QR code payments option for cashless transactions while buying their groceries. The partnership has made it possible for consumers to skip the use of cash when buying their food. MobileAssist released a statement about the Bahamian QR code payments partnership, explaining that it provides consumers with more transaction type options at the checkout…

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