How QR Code are scanned and understood by college kids

Author: | Posted: February 24th, 2012 | Category: News | 1 Comment »
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QR Codes usage by college kids in USA

Here is infographic which describes the habbits of college kids to scan and understood QR codes. It has been done with data collected interviewing 534 students across 24 college campuses in USA.  Read the rest of this entry »


Air Fest Quebec set World Record Size QR Code

Author: | Posted: February 23rd, 2012 | Category: Video | No Comments »
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Here is QR code construction in St-Janvier de Mirabel by Air Fest which sets a new benchmark at a massive 15,625 square feet QR code. Air Fest is Quebec is aiming at at World Biggest QR code title with heir QR code so check out the video below.

 


Scandinavian Airlines use QR Codes in innovative way

Author: | Posted: January 18th, 2012 | Category: Video | No Comments »
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Scandinavian Airlines displayed two QR Codes as part of their “Couple Up to Buckle Up”  2 for 1 travel campaign. The copy accompanying the QR Codes instructed consumers to scan the left and right codes simultaneously with two different mobile phones and to then bring the two phones together. When the scan resolve video played, the separate left and right mobile phone screens essentially made one split screen, which then enabled the two participating consumers to view the video properly and discover the special 2 for 1 promotional code (see video above). If played individually, the left or right scan resolve video content would be close to meaningless.


Google lets you sign in to your account via QR Code

Author: | Posted: January 18th, 2012 | Category: News | 1 Comment »
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Google QR Code login
Here is another evidence that QR codes are here to stay. Now you can sign Into Your Google Account on Public Computers Without Typing Anything. What you have to do is to point the computer’s browser at accounts.google.com/sesame. It will display a QR code which you need to scan and when your phone’s browser visits the URL encoded in the QR code, in knows that you are authorising the sign in process and you are logged to your account.

You have to be logged into your Google account on your phone to do this.


QR Code stats for 2011

Author: | Posted: January 13th, 2012 | Category: Statistics | 9 Comments »
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We saw tremendous growth in QR code usage in 2011. We have made some stats for the first half and 3rd quarter of 2011 and now we want to present you deeper statistics of overall usage of QR codes created with YouScan.me.

We saw an increase of 800% of QR codes scanned when comparing January 2011 and December 2011. Below is detailed data of all scans made through 2011.

QR Code Stats for 2011 - Operating Systems

As you can see from the graph, the majority of scans come from iOS and Android devices. Scans made from iPhone hold the first place with 28.29%, second is Android holding 24.92%, followed by Windows Phones – 9.66% and BlackBerry phones – 5.66%. When counting the scans by OS we need to add iPods (1.78%) and iPads (0.83%) to the iOS numbers. When it comes to mobile device branding Apple holds the first place, followed by HTC, Samsung, RIM, Motorola, Sony Ericsson, LG and Nokia.
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Mall of America use QR code to give you $1,000 shopping spree prize

Author: | Posted: January 12th, 2012 | Category: Case Studies | No Comments »
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Mall of America QR Code contest

Malls can also be on the QR code wave and Mall of America is one of them. It was offering guests the chance to snap a QR code to win $1,000 shopping spree from Black Friday through Dec. 23. Holiday Snap+Win codes was placed on food court tables, digital signage and on the back of guest service staff t-shirts. Guests used their smartphone to snap the tag and enter through an electronic entry form. The winner was drawn and notified on Christmas Eve.

When scanned the QR code leads you to this page, which except of the promotion has info about the working hours, events, sale, etc.


QR Codes in the school classroom

Author: | Posted: January 11th, 2012 | Category: Video | 4 Comments »
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This video illustrates how QR Codes can be used to enhance learning opportunities for students at McGuffey School District in Claysville, PA.


Share your SoundCloud Music or Profile with QR Code

Author: | Posted: January 10th, 2012 | Category: How To | No Comments »
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QR Code for embed SoundCloud profile and music

QR codes are invading the music industry and as always we are here to let you share music through QR codes. We made possible to embed SoundCloud widget to our QR codes which can shows either your profile there or music of your choice. This can be great for artists who want to share more info about their music projects, give unreleased or demo tracks to the public, or just add a music experience to those who scan the code.

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Export Campaign’s data to CSV

Author: | Posted: December 12th, 2011 | Category: Tips | No Comments »
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Campaign Manager export CSV

Analyzing how people interact with your code is essential for any marketer who want to achieve better results. We recently made available exporting of QR code data to CSV. Probably most of you have organized their QR codes in campaigns and tracking results for separate codes in a campaign and comparing how they perform is a must option, that’s why we just added the option to export CSV containing data for all the QR codes in separate campaign. The process of exportiung CSV for campaign is straightforward, just open Campaign Manager, select desired campaign and click on the Export CSV button.
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Bridget Carey’s Tech Review on QR Codes

Author: | Posted: December 5th, 2011 | Category: Video | 1 Comment »
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Do you know how to use a QR code? Miami Herald technology reporter Bridget Carey helps you decipher the trend of two-dimensional barcodes.