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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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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

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Google Glass patch fixes vulnerability through QR Code

Lookout Security discovered a method by which hackers could take control over Google Glass by creating a malicious QR Code.

By 17 July 2013

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"Smart Diaper" with QR code may track tots' urinary health

New disposable diapers making a run on Indiegogo test a baby's pee to track urinary tract infections, dehydration, or kidney woes.

By 12 July 2013

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Amazon debuts Firefly technology

Amazon's Jeff Bezos shows off a new technology called Firefly for its new Fire Phone that recognizes QR codes, scans items, and acts as an everyday shopping-scanner.

19 June 2014