What is a QR code?
A QR code is like a business card which you
can electronically read by scanning the crazy
looking image with a mobile phone, tablet etc.
This is much easier than writing the information
down on paper or trying to remember the
information in question.
Some QR codes can
include a URL link that enables you to go
directly to the webpage of the creator of the QR
code (See the animated sample lower down the
These QR codes can be printed on paper,
clothing, retail products, billboards, posters or even on cars and airplanes
or used digitally on computers or mobile
Hit and Run!
Using QR codes is a great way to quickly save
information to your mobile device in our mobile
Who uses the QR
Because of the ability to include considerable
information in them, QR codes are used around
the world by freight companies, libraries,
hospitals, retailers, museums, advertising ads,
on-line (websites etc) and much more.
Read more about QR codes on the
Wikipedia QR code page