What is a QR Code?
"A QR code (abbreviation for Quick Response code) is a specific matrix barcode (or two-dimensional code) that is readable by dedicated QR barcode readers and camera telephones. The code consists of black modules arranged in a square pattern on a white background. The information encoded may be text, URL, or other data."
Source: Wikipedia: The free encyclopedia. (2011, June 12). FL: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. Retrieved June 13, 2011, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qr_code.
How to Scan a QR Code
To scan a QR Code, you will need the following:
- A mobile device with a camera and internet connection.
- A barcode reader application. If you do not already have one, search for qr code reader in your app market.
After you have the appropriate items: