Howdy Folks! It's Scandit's 3 year anniversary! Time just flies by when you're having fun. It's been an amazing three years of growth and excitement. In 2012 alone, we released our Product API, debuted our Barcode Scanner SDK Community and Enterprise plans and announced a slew of new partnerships. We're incredibly grateful to our loyal fans and customers, thank you for your support every step of the way! To get the party...

Hi Everyone! We’ve got a juicy week of announcements coming up, so stay tuned so you don’t miss out! Today to kick things off we wanted to share our new Product API pricing plans! The Scandit Product API provides access to our product database containing over 25 million UPCs mapped to product names. We also offer premium product data such as descriptions, categories, images, nutritional information and ingredients. Here’s the breakdown of the new...

Happy Thanksgiving! We hope you enjoy your turkey, tofurky, turduckin or whatever chunk of tastiness is ornamenting your dinner table today! In case you’re feeling underprepared for the holiday, The Onion, a leading new source, prepared an awesome guide to make sure you have the perfect Thanksgiving. As you start to wind down from your delicious feast and the  tryptophan sets in, we wanted to share a Thanksgiving video to put a chuckle...

Howdy! It’s that wonderful time of year again when shoppers gear up to move out in hordes to participate in Black Friday, the yearly post-Thanksgiving shopper’s super sale. Every year Black Friday gets a little wilder and crazier, so we prepared a survival guide that will ensure you’re victorious in securing some sweet deals this Friday. Here are some essential apps to help you stay ahead of the pack: shopkick Not only will it...

We’re excited to announce that our Barcode Scanner SDK will soon support PDF417 barcode scanning! Developers will be able to start scanning PDF417 codes with our Barcode Scanner SDK v3.0.0, set to be released on  iOS in late January 2o13, and on Android in early February 2013. PDF417 barcodes are unique 2D codes which are used in a variety of applications such as transport and inventory management solutions.  Most of you will...

At the end of Q3 2012, Appcelerator and IDC released the results from one of the largest surveys of mobile developers to date. The Q3 2012 Mobile Developer Report, which was compiled using information gathered from over 5,500 developers, provides incredible insight into the current state of the mobile industry.   Key Points • Mobile developers believe that a mobile-first startup could disrupt Facebook.   • Developers predict that by 2015, in addition to...

Today we’re excited to share a new case study which takes a look at the integration of our Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK into Winterhalter and Fenner’s innovative electronic goods application. Winterhalter and Fenner is a Swiss wholesale company that distributes electrical goods from leading national and international suppliers. After designing an online store, Winterhalter and Fenner’s leadership team recognized that more and more of their customers were accessing their store through mobile devices,...

Howdy! Some time ago we pioneered a new form of poetry known as the Haikode, which is really a barcode-themed Haiku. To our pleasant surprise, this has become a worldwide phenomenon, with barcode obsessed poets popping up in every major city. We’re even planning to host the first ever HaiKON at the Moscone Center in San Francisco next spring...