May 16, 2021

"QR codes: Black-and-White Quick Response Codes are Becoming Hot" (Libraries are Mentioned)

An article by Becky Yerak appearing in the Chicago Tribune offers several examples of QR Codes being used in a variety of locations including libraries. The Chicago-based Public Library Association last month held its first QR-codes webinar, and more than 200 industry practitioners nationwide listened in. Now “we’re getting requests to do a second webinar so […]

A New and Very Cool Cameraphone/Visual Search App: Identify Trees in a Snap With LeafSnap

A couple of weeks ago we posted about a new mobile app (for iOS) that lets users take a cameraphone picture of a food item and then, in a few seconds, receive nutritional info about that item. We also talked about a free app from LTU Technology allowing users to take a picture and then […]