Latest Scanbuy Stories

2010-12-06 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The first week of the holiday shopping season is now complete and stats are rolling in on how retailers have fared. Consumers that loaded the ScanLife app on their smartphones and feature phones to help them survive the hectic week contributed to more than 30 times the scanning traffic on the ScanLife platform compared to last year. By scanning UPC barcodes using the ScanLife app, shoppers obtained a wide variety of information that assisted them in...

2009-10-19 09:28:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 70 percent(1) of all mobile phones in the United States have a camera. Tapping into the hundreds of millions of consumers who carry these devices is the holy-grail for marketers worldwide. Kyp, a global brand engagement specialist, and Scanbuy, the global leader in mobile barcode solutions, have joined together to do just that by empowering brands with the ability to engage consumers in an interactive way using their mobile camera phones....

2009-01-23 12:30:00

ScanLife to Be Available to Millions of Additional Users around the World NEW YORK, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Scanbuy, a global leader in mobile marketing solutions, today announced that its ScanLife 2D barcode application will be pre-loaded on camera phones from LG Electronics, the third largest handset manufacturer in the world. The KF310 is already available with the application in Spain, and additional phones will be introduced in other markets over the coming months. The ScanLife mobile...

2009-01-13 08:45:00

ScanLife(R) Gives Users Direct Access to Mobile Content in Seconds NEW YORK, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Scanbuy, a global leader in mobile marketing solutions, announced today that its ScanLife multi-barcode reader is now compatible for mobile phones running on Google Android. This free application can be downloaded from Android Market or by going to www.getscanlife.com on the mobile browser. With the ScanLife application, users can scan all major 2D barcode formats (Datamatrix, EZcode, QR)...

2008-10-30 09:00:18

Sonofon, a Denmark-based mobile operator, has selected Scanbuy, a US-based provider of mobile marketing solutions, to provide 2D barcode platform. According to Scanbuy, its ScanLife and EZcodes (2D barcodes) connect physical media to mobile information and content through the camera phone. The technology removes the need to type in URLs or search by keywords on the phone. Advertisers and content providers can create and manage their own 2D barcode campaigns through the ScanLife Code...

2008-08-13 18:00:20

NEW YORK, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Scanbuy, a global leader in mobile marketing solutions, announced today that its ScanLife 2D barcode application is now available for free on the iPhone App Store. Scanbuy's technology uses the phone's camera to give users an instant connection to information, without needing to search by keyword or type in a lengthy URL. Individuals can also create and scan Personal EZcodes to link to their blogs or networking sites by registering an account at...

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