The QR Beauty and Brains

QR Codes are great for many reasons when executed well, but let’s face it, they are not the prettiest things in the world.  To many, they look like a game of Space Invaders or some kind of bizarre maze. So here at ScanLife, we carried out a survey to find out more on the … [Read more...]

QR Codes Get Social at SXSW

SXSW kicked off this week and ScanLife is going to help you fill up on Twitter Followers with your very own QR Code. With the help of Taco Bell and Viafo, we will be hosting the ScanSocial Game. … [Read more...]

2011 Finishes Strong with Millions of New Users

We have just released the latest ScanLife Mobile Barcode Trend Report for Q4 2011. This edition takes a closer look at the busiest quarter of the year for mobile barcodes and some year-end growth comparisons to 2010. … [Read more...]

Make a Scan for Your Super Bowl Team

Be a fan, and scan for your team to win the Big Game! … [Read more...]

Welcome to the World of Open QR Codes

This week, Microsoft Tag made their decision to enter the world of open standards - almost 3 years after their product was launched. We applaud this decision, and only wish they saw the light sooner. In that time, consumers and publishers have been unnecessarily confused by a … [Read more...]

Design Your Own Scanner Contest

We want YOU to design the next custom Scanner Theme and be seen by millions of ScanLife users around the globe. … [Read more...]

Cyberweek Means Big Numbers for Barcode Scanning

Black Friday to Christmas is always the busiest time for retailers, and it is for us also! Now that the dust has settled (a bit) from the opening party (AKA Black Friday, and now "Cyberweek"), we wanted to share some interesting stats. … [Read more...]

Barcode Scanning Hits Some Big Milestones

We’re thrilled to announce the release of the ScanLife Mobile Barcode Trend Report for Q3 2011. This edition marks the one year anniversary of the inaugural report, so we have focused on how far mobile barcodes have come in the past 12 months. … [Read more...]

Test Your Mobile Barcode IQ

To help celebrate "Mobile Marketing Week", ScanLife is going to be giving away daily prizes starting today through September 9th. All you need to do to enter is brush up on your mobile barcode knowledge. … [Read more...]

Delayed Scan-ification: QR Codes in the Subway

Just because you have no internet access or reception, it doesn't mean you can't scan a QR Code that may be in the subway or in a magazine you are reading on a plane. So many people are complaining about seeing QR Codes in places where there is no internet access. Is it because … [Read more...]