The Boycott Divestment and Sanctions movement is coming out with a smartphone app that can scan products to see if the manufacturer has ties to Israel.
A team out of the University of Leeds has already produced molecular signatures for two forms of a childhood respiratory-disease virus, and plans many more.
Push the boundaries of art with a personalized QR code print for your wall from Barcode Gallery. You just might become a front runner for the Turner Prize.
Announcing its inductees for 2011, the National Inventors Hall of Fame is honoring people responsible for such inventions as the digital camera, the industrial robot, and the barcode.
Bing-bong! Attention shoppers: you can now scan Tesco products with your iPhone and have them delivered straight to your door.
Want to know if that CD you're about to buy is cheaper online? Point your iPhone at the bar code and in seconds this app will look up competing prices.
The Bosch Tassimo Titanium Single-Serve Beverage Brewer uses specialty packaging and bar-code reader technology.
ScanLife allows for immediate connection to a Web page without having to remember its URL on the iPhone.
Uncross those eyes! It may look like a 3-D image but it's in fact a barcode designed to direct your web browser to a relevant web page, or a phone number to dial.