When it comes to daily deals and loyalty programs, local merchants are constantly bombarded with new options. Groupon has leapt ahead in daily deals, and there quite a few players in the loyalty program space, all trying various approaches to mobile, to rewarding influencers, to encouraging social engagement, gamification, and more. New York-based Social Passport is taking a different approach… Read More
QR codes are a wonderfully charming technology… demonstration. But how many of us actually use them on a regular basis? Outside of Japan (the birthplace of QR), the only use cases I’ve seen with any real prevalence are: 1) Quickly getting to an Android app’s download page from a review site.
2) When you really, really want to know more about that print mag’s… Read More
I wrote in late may about QR code belt buckles. Well, mine finally arrived. That’s it right there, in all its glory. “What does it say?” you wonder? I admit I was entirely unoriginal, and made a QR belt buckle that encodes the URL of my personal website. I’m a dork! Read More