Great QR Code comic on xkcd today (image below with permission) “How to freak out a mobile app user”. With typical xkcd humor the QR Code resolves to itself.
A reader (thank you Stephen!) photographed the QR Code poster below outside of John Lewis in Kingston upon Thames, UK recently. This is a shopping poster with a picture of each item and its QR Code located in the black squares of the overall code (which resolves to the John Lewis mobile website). The product […]
Large corporations putting QR Codes on product packaging is not new but the QR Code on these HP Deskjet 3070A Printer boxes photographed in a local PC World store by a 2d-code reader show what can go wrong. The box on the right has the QR Code obscured by a security tab but it doesn’t […]
Drainage inspection, cleaning and repair company Lobbe have placed a QR Code on each of their 17 vans (image below). The QR Code resolves to a mobile site with more information about their services and a video.
2d-code reader “Cherky” sent in this picture of a large QR Code sticker in the window of the Canary Wharf branch of Barclays. It looks like it will be difficult to read with its reversed light and dark, and very little space around the code. It actually decodes to “Happy Christmas from all of us […]
A contemporary art billboard outside a Buddhist temple in Hachioji in western Tokyo displays anime style characters with speech bubbles containing QR Codes. Each QR Code resolves to a mobile page explaining the teachings of the 13th century Japanese monk Nichiren.
QR Code posters advertising UK dance music producer Grum are appearing all over North London. The one in the picture below (thanks Sleifar) spotted in Kilburn resolves to his current downloadable track.
Nicolas Nova took the picture below in Paris. A poster advertises office space for rent using a Datamatrix code. The code resolves to a mobilized site with a full description and contact details.
A reader has sent in this photo of a QR Code on a commercial vehicle they spotted in Hampshire. It belongs to a Hampshire marquee hire company and the QR Code resolves to their website. Judging from the pictures of marquees on their site this is one switched on company, well done Four Seasons Marquees!