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How to scan Windows 10 QR codes with your phone

This summer's Windows 10 update will add QR codes to the Blue Screen of Death. Smart idea or just more frustration?

By 13 April 2016

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Heinz in hot sauce after ketchup bottle's QR code links to porn site

Technically Incorrect: Heinz allows a domain for a promotion to lapse and who should slip into it instead? Oh, no.

By 20 June 2015

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Windows 10 'blue screen of death' could actually become useful

The company may be adding a QR code to the infamous page that appears when a PC freezes up. The idea? Point your phone at the code and get some answers.

By 13 April 2016

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This case instantly prints photos (and videos) from your smartphone

The Prynt case prints small photos that can be scanned like QR codes to reveal a video.

By 11 March 2016

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Yes, QR codes have a future! In holograms?

They could be the most ignored bit of technology in today's society, but their real potential could soon be unlocked, and it's pretty cool.

By 15 November 2014

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​QR codes aren't useless after all, study says

Nielsen finds nearly half of the consumers it surveyed like using quick response codes on their phones to buy things in stores.

By 11 July 2014

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The 404 1,491: Where we QR in peace

Why you should avoid buying a fake thumb extension to access your giant phablet, the 3-wheeled Segway nobody was waiting for, QR codes on gravestones, and does video game music increase workday productivity?

By 23 May 2014

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Correction: PayPal QR codes

PayPal vice president Don Kingsborough's first quote was specifically referencing Starbuck's app.

By 9 October 2013

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PayPal offers QR codes for retail-store purchases

The online payments company wants you to use its mobile payment app at any retail store, so it plans to use a generated code that is acceptable just about everywhere.

By 8 October 2013

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What your wardrobe lacks: A necktie with a QR code

QR Tie takes your neckties from analog to digital with links to your online info. Fortunately, they're nicely hidden until needed.

By 8 October 2013