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My Six-Year-Old Student Asked Me if He Could Make a QR Code. Here's What I Did.

Paul Emerich France | Posted 12.21.2016 | Education
Paul Emerich France

We got out his kan-ban board and began listing off some steps, the first of which would be to do some research on how QR codes work. It didn't take long before we found a YouTube video that explained how to decode a QR code by hand.

The False Divide Between Digital vs. Traditional Media

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 12.05.2016 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

This post argues two basic points. First, and contrary to conventional "digital eco-system" thinking, both traditional and new media are useful at each stage. And, second, the decision making process -- and media needed to stimulate behavior change -- depends on category type.

The Invisible Tool Used To Fight Forgery

Reuters | Posted 11.12.2012 | Technology

LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists in the United States have made an invisible version of square modern barcodes using nanoparticles and fluorescent ink to...

Dazzling QR Code Art

Posted 06.04.2012 | Arts

For a project entitled "Beautiful Traps," tech-savvy artist Yiying Lu painted dazzling and dangerous carnivorous plants with QR codes. Seven predatory...

Are Cross-Shopping Customers Walking Out Of Your Business?

The Huffington Post | Rieva Lesonsky | Posted 02.07.2012 | Small Business

What are consumers doing with their smartphones and tablets when they're out shopping (possibly in your store)? A recent study by Prosper Mobile Insig...

Survey: 87% Of People Don't Know How To Scan A QR Code

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 10.08.2011 | Technology

Have you scanned a QR code recently? How about ever? A new infographic from Chicago-based market research firm Lab42 shows that a majority of peop...

Play Tuesday's 'QR' Scavenger Hunt, Win Car

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Just in time for Christmas, you can win a brand new Ford Fiesta by simply running around Manhattan (isn't that what most New Yorkers do everyday anywa...

VIDEO: Nick Bilton: How the Porn Industry Leads the Digital Media Industry

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andy Plesser

Nick Bilton, the lead writer of The New York Times technology Bits blog, says that the porn industry has lead the way with digital media by first harn...

Calvin Klein Billboard Self-Censored | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Instead of Eva Mendes rolling around in the sand, Calvin Klein's newest Houston Street billboard features nothing but a big red block of QR code and t...

Triple Treat Tuesday: Conversations With Jackie Greene, Street Drum Corps' Bobby Alt, and Nicky Holender, Trainer to the Stars

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"'Medicine' is one of those messed-up drug songs. It's more like a tantrum, you know saying, 'I don't want your bulls**t.' I don't know, it's sort of hard to explain."

Social Media: Soon, Our Facebook Profiles Might Follow Us Offline Too

Noah Mallin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Noah Mallin

Why would you want to make your online Facebook profile portable to the offline world?

Avoiding Head Injuries and Bad Dinner Guests: The Future of Mobile Search

Michael Boland | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Michael Boland

With new smart phones and "superphones" pelting us from all angles, we're increasingly equipped to take the internet wherever we go. As these devices evolve, so are the ways that we search the web.