Category Archives: Qr code usage

QR Codes Viruses – Should We Panic?

In the last days an alert of a QR code virus was spread in the Internet. Twitter was full of warnings regarding the QR code virus, including tweets suggesting that this will kill QR codes. Various links covered the issue … Continue reading

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Fighting Brand Piracy Using QR Codes

Forgery of goods and using known brand names for fake products is a growing phenomenon. Actually the subject of brand piracy is practically present in almost every area of daily life. It includes consumer goods like fashion, food, beverages, industrial … Continue reading

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Owning a QR Code

One of the fundamental requirements for any capitalist economy is the right for property and the ability to protect this right. Thomas Hobbes noted in 17th century “My own can only truly be mine if there is one unambiguously strongest power … Continue reading

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QR codes for Real Estate

If you have any connection to real estate marketing, you probably can’t miss the new hype surrounding QR codes. Their appearance is growing on real estate printed material, on real estate signs and even on realtor’s websites. Many of these … Continue reading

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How to Create QR Codes for Business Cards

Creating a QR code for a business card may sound like a challenge. Truth is that everybody can create a QR code for a business card and the steps are quite simple. It is important though to understand the constraint … Continue reading

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Why Marketers Should Embrace QR Codes

I really enjoyed reading the  Why Marketers Shouldn’t Waste Their Time With QR Codes article. It tells the story of a giant rat that made it and a CueCat that didn’t. The analogy between QR codes and CueCats, both trying … Continue reading

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