Browsing All Posts published on »February, 2011«

Everyone Likes to Play Games, adding QR Code Raises the Stakes

February 28, 2011


The best way to get to know someone is through an ice-breaker of some kind. Game play or interactive competition reveals social and behavioral characteristics that normally don’t emerge in public settings.  Best part is, playing games is FUN! We’ve been brainstorming some ways to use QR code for Game Play.  Besides the obvious, check in, or […]

QR, eh? How Far Behind Japan is Canada?

February 22, 2011


Alison Richards and Stéphanie Lamontagne hit the streets in Metro Vancouver to find out exactly how much Canuck's on the West Coast understand QR. Results... QR has far to go before its embrace by British Columbians. We've decided to hold some quick training sessions for specialized industries and general consumer groups. The instruction will be focused on practical uses for QR relative to industry or services and ways to create compelling campaigns to attract consumers.

City wide event for St Paddy’s Day – CODE GREEN – QR Meet Up

February 19, 2011



Don’t Lose Results Because You Didn’t Do It Right!

February 18, 2011


Even though QR has been around since 1994 in Japan… We’re just adopting it in North America so there are a few kinks to iron out.  The problem lies with the vast number of Free code generators, Scanning applications and variance in smart phones and camera capabilities.  Combine that with an end-user who isn’t too […]

St Paddy’s Day QR Meet Up Announced ~ Code Green!

February 14, 2011


It's said that St. Patrick used clover to explain the trinity. But with QR Meet Up the three leaves stand for... Converge, Capture and Connect.

Ignorance Is Not Always Bliss ~ Dear Vancouver, you missed it.

February 13, 2011


No one wants to admit they don't know the answer. Most people just nod politely and say "yeah, yeah" smile and nod some more, while you point it out to them. We see it in magazines and newspapers, at bus stops and on billboards but our brains don't register the image because we consider it unimportant. Our eyes are trained to ignore the catalog number or price sticker on a poster.

How many QR codes can you spot in this picture?

February 13, 2011


QR code is popping up everywhere. Here's some examples of QR code and where you will find it.