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World's First 'Wikipedia Town' Going Live Saturday
2012-05-19 03:57:59

A small village in southeast Wales -- home to just over 8,800 people and the birthplace of King Henry V -- is set to become the world's first "Wikipedia town," as visitors will be able to scan barcodes to look up information about local people and places on the free, user-edited, Web-based encyclopedia. The official announcement came from Monmouth officials on Thursday, and as of Saturday, May 19, tourists will be able to scan the so-called QRpedia codes in order to look up artifacts,...

2012-04-27 23:00:07

MyInfo911 has developed emergency ID cards, stickers, key tags, and other specialty products that can be carried by Girl Scouts and their leaders at all times. MyInfo911 products utilize the latest state of the art technology, the Quick Response (QR) code, which allows first responders virtually instant access to the medical history of the victim so they may provide care that is both timely and accurate. Palm Coast, FL (PRWEB) April 27, 2012 MyInfo911 congratulates the Girl Scouts...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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