[thelist] QR Codes
Ron.Luther at hp.com
Tue Apr 19 16:03:46 CDT 2011
Prognosticator Joel D Canfield noted:
>>practical? dunno; what if they're looking at a shared computer (over
>>someone's shoulder, in a public venue, whatever,) see the QR code, and want
>>to research it on their mobile device? what's the faster/easier/more
Oy! I'm sure you're probably right Joel. Sounds like we'll end up bombarded with QR and NFC codes in all forms of video advertising. Embed a 10% off coupon in a national television ad? No problem. Free trial signups? Easy. Heck, you could probably use these for a geocaching style game by embedding clues to the next code location.
On the plus side, I imagine these codes will make it much easier to rickroll folks too!
More information about the thelist