Latest QR Code Stories

2012-12-01 05:02:58

allAware, the free, instant social app for nonprofit organizations now supports QR Codes, making it easier for nonprofits to capture that moment of inspiration for quick mobile donations. Cooper City, FL (PRWEB) November 30, 2012 Linxter announced today that it is adding Quick Response (QR) code mobile donation support to allAware, a mobile app designed to enhance communication and member engagement for nonprofit organizations. “QR codes will make it even easier for members to...

Happy Birthday To The Barcode: 60 Years Of Scanning History
2012-10-08 07:43:03

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Barcodes have been the mainstay of the consumer world for close to 40 years, first used on a food product in 1974 when Wrigley´s chewing gum received the first barcode (the predecessor to the Universal Product Code, or UPC). But the linear displays of bars and lines have been in use elsewhere since the early 1950s, initially as a code to label railroad cars. The idea for a barcode was first conceived in 1948 by Bernard...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.