If you’ve followed our blog in the past, you know that barcode haikus —or the Haikode— are a favorite of ours at Scandit. With the fall season just beginning, it’s time for another series of barcode haikus to celebrate our true love for the art of the barcode. My Sweet Barcode Love My sweet barcode love I’m sorry you were damaged We will scan again Truth Between Lines Taking my sweet time Reading between those dark lines I...

Aztec Code is a barcode type invented by Andrew Longacre, Jr. and Robert Hussey in 1995. It is a 2-D symbology that encodes data in square rings around a bulls-eye pattern that draws its name for its resemblance to an Aztec Pyramid. Unlike some other 2D barcode types, the Aztec code has the potential to use less space than other matrix barcodes because it does not require a surrounding blank...

After raising a $5.5 million Series A round of funding, led by successful entrepreneurs and technology executives, we’re rapidly expanding our international team. We’re looking for visionary and talented team members to help us disrupt the traditional barcode scanner market with our innovative mobile solutions for smartphones, tablets, and wearable devices. Our team features a cast of incredibly creative and talented people. Each team member possesses a deep passion for the...

A recent report from VDC Research shows that traditional AIDC industry leaders are losing their market foothold as new platforms like Scandit bring enterprise-grade barcode scanning to mobile devices. “Platforms like Scandit are a viable threat to data capture industry leaders as these enable consumer devices to facilitate enterprise-grade barcode scanning. Scandit, and others like it, will serve to rival existing purpose-built solutions. These options will empower business owners, regardless of...

We’re excited to announce our upcoming participation in Xamarin Evolve 2014. Xamarin Evolve is the world’s largest cross-platform mobile development event. It will bring thousands of top developers to Atlanta for five days to hear from industry experts leading the way in cross-platform mobile app development. We’re constantly talking about the importance of cross-platform app development, and we’re looking forward to showing attendees how they can utilize Xamarin and our Barcode...

 London, 10th September, 2014. With some of the season’s best music festivals still to come and Fresher’s Week looming for new university students, social ticketing platform Fatsoma is now offering a highly efficient and speedy way for event promoters to scan and verify tickets purchased on its website. A new app, based on the leading barcode scanning and data capture software from Scandit, will enable event door staff to process...

A recent consumer experience study from UPS shows some exciting insights on the behavior of the modern online shopper and trends taking shape in the evolving retail landscape. The study provides data on the preferences of shoppers, a review of the current state of the retail industry and a look at the emerging impact from mobile influences and changing store dynamics. You can review the study in its entirety from...

For the first time ever, UK online shopping from mobile devices has surpassed the desktop. A recent IMRG Capgemini Quarterly Benchmarking Report shows that 52% of visits to online UK retailers were made via mobile devices, and 36% of sales are now completed on a smartphone or tablet device. Mobile shoppingin the UK has increased quite a bit since 2010 when online visits via mobile devices were as low as 3%....