The UK’s largest circulation daily newspaper The Sun has discovered QR codes.
In todays issue they have a picture of a model in a bikini holding a large QR code. The accompanying article explains “It looks like the grid for the most difficult puzzle ever devised – but this is the future of mobile phone technology. This is a QR code, a new kind of barcode, and it will revolutionalise the way you use your mobile – and the way you read your Sun. QR stands for Quick Response because when you scan it with your phone, it quickly responds with a link to the internet. And your technology-crazy Sun is going to be at the forefront of the revolution, delivering the mobile internet straight to your phone”. When decoded the QR code is a link to The Sun’s mobile website.
You can read more on The Sun’s website.