Turn bit.ly URLs into QR codes by adding .qr

It worked for goo.gl and it works for bit.ly! Google generated a great amount of press with the report of their "Easter Egg" URL shortener and QR code generator. One of the leading URL shortners, bit.ly has been around for a long time with great analytics. But did you know … [Read more...]

Hi-Def Imaging Reveals da Vinci Code – QR coded into famous Painting

We know from studying Leonardo da Vinci's drawing that he had many "modern" ideas. There were several flying machines, boats, armored cars, weapons and even a parachute. It was Dan Brown's book and  movie, The Da Vinci Code that held us spellbound in search of the next code and … [Read more...]

Comparing Goo.gl URL Shortener to Bit.ly & Twitter

Goo.gl has entered the URL Shortener arena in a big way offering QR codes and click tracking. If you are tracking your QR codes – your certainly should track all of your codes for your marketing campaigns – make sure to read Danny Sullivan's post at … [Read more...]

StumbleUpon emails QR code for App download

StumbleUpon introduced it's new apps for iPhone and Android with a QR code! The QR code is only scanable on Android phones since it points to the Market. … [Read more...]

Atlanta Green Company EcoDiscoveries Launches QR Code Campaign

EcoDiscoveries will be launching the implementation of QR (Quick Response) codes as part of a campaign to: inform the community about EcoDiscoveries products ways in which EcoDiscoveries is participating in efforts to positively impact the environment engage … [Read more...]

Chevrolet Using QR Codes in Newspaper Ads

This morning we observed that Chevrolet has embraced QR codes in their current ad campaign. As seen in this full-page newspaper ad there is a QR code at the lower right corner of the ad. Scan the QR code and you are prompted for your zip code and rewarded with a list of local … [Read more...]

QR Code Helps Spread Message of Stroke Risk from Atrial Fibrillation!

We have seen QR codes used to market everything from jeans to cars and taking advantage of the opportunities that smart phones offer in extending the reach of printed advertising. We are beginning to see QR codes used for health education. We found that scanning the QR code on … [Read more...]

StopAfib.org uses QR Codes to Help Atrial Fibrillation Patients

When new patients are diagnosed with Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) health care providers, including cardiologists, electro-physiologists, surgeons, and nurse practitioners will be handing them this card to introduce them to patient resources. The card from StopAfib.org, an … [Read more...]

Atlanta Food Critic Adds QR Codes for Geo-Location to Reviews

The Atlanta Metro area is huge and there are plenty of restaurants to choose from. Atlanta-Food-Critic.com reviews restaurants all over the metro area and has now made it easier to locate the restaurants they review by adding QR codes. At the end of each restaurant review is a QR … [Read more...]

ShopSavvy BarCode & QR Code Scanner

You may already have a great QR code scanner in your app library. Have you been using Shop Savvy to find the best prices around? We have!  We have saved on big ticket items and moderately priced items as well thanks to ShopSavvy. Give ShopSavvy's scanner a try on the next QR code … [Read more...]

TrueBlood Trailer Gives Sneak Peek at QR Code

If you watched the TrueBlood Season 3 trailer you may have caught a quick glimpse of the latest in QR codes. Not all readers can parse the code with its stylized color scheme. Perhaps it wasn't visible on the screen long enough for viewers to react and have their scanners … [Read more...]