Category Archives: PG05 – MAJOR

Are QR codes really that quick?

I was talking to someone about the use of QR codes the other day. His view point of QR codes was very pessimistic, but understandable. He pointed out that he could type in a URL faster than scanning in a … Continue reading

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QR Code Posters – Disney Customised QR

A nice idea that I discovered today was a set of posters for Disney that plays with the visuals of QR codes to create the faces of famous Disney characters. What’s really nice about it is the simplicity of the … Continue reading

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The Good Cook: Breakdown

Another week has passed. This time last week after the broadcast of the cookery show The Good Cook my blog received a large amount of traffic yet again, this time doubling the week prior. In anticipation to more people coming … Continue reading

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QR Codes for Beginners

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Giant QR code Analytics

I recently set up a giant QR code in one of the ground floor windows at Ravensbourne (my University). A company under the name of Glyfco kindly set up the code for me to gain analytics from. The beauty of … Continue reading

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QR Quick Tour – Ravensbourne

So, I finally did it. A prototype QR tour of my University. I call it a tour, its more of a condensed pile of clips stringed together into small videos that represent each floor of the University. Here are the … Continue reading

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QR Code Tour

An idea that I have had for a while was to create a virtual tour of somewhere using QR codes. The idea would be to connect QR codes to different videos hosted on youtube for example. Each video would represent … Continue reading

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QR Code makeup

source: http://www.denso-wave.com/qrcode/qrfeature-e.html High Capacity Encoding of Data While conventional bar codes are capable of storing a maximum of approximately 20 digits, QR Code is capable of handling several dozen to several hundred times more information. QR Code is capable of handling all … Continue reading

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Send out Cards – Video Cards

So I came across sendoutcards.com. They have released a video card using QR codes. I have looked and found a couple of videos sampling this technology. I visited the site, and was amazed at how badly designed and unappealing it … Continue reading

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The Good Cook (BBC1) – QR Code use

The Good Cook – BBC 1 –  8/7/2011 (source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b012gg7q/The_Good_Cook_Episode_1/) I have just watched The Good Cook on BBC 1. The Good Cook aka Simon Hopkins presents the cookery show. The show itself takes inspiration from cookery shows like Jamie Olivers … Continue reading

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