Quick Respone (QR) Codes come from Japan where they are very common. QR Codes can be read very quickly by any Smart Phone with a free downloaded barcode scanner. They are used to take a piece of information from transitory media and put it into your cell phone. The use of QR Codes is exploding in the United States. You see them in magazine advertising, transit advertising, on billboards, product packaging, websites and even on t-shirts. Once it is read by your cell phone, it may give you details about a business, a product or service, a phone number, an address or a URL to click to see a movie trailer. QR Codes can also open up mobile coupons to be used in a local retail outlets.
DataCaptureNow uses QR Codes to open mobile landing pages for businesses wishing to capture data about their customers.