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,...

Recently we announced the release our barcode scanner module for the Titanium platform, and today we wanted to share some details about how to work with it. In order to work with this guide you must download and install Titanium Studio. Appcelerator provides some great resources including training videos, ebooks, and documentation to get you started! Instructions for getting started with the Scandit Titanium module have been updated and are located in...

We’re excited to announce the release of our Appcelerator barcode scanner module for the Titanium mobile development platform! Titanium developers can access the barcode scanner module and documentation now by logging in or signing up for an account. The module will also be available soon in the Appcelerator Marketplace. The new Titanium module includes support for UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-13, EAN-8, Code39, Code128, ITF, QR and Datamatrix barcodes. Our scan technology captures...

We’re thrilled today to announce that with their most recent release, the popular shopping app shopkick is now supported by Scandit barcode scanning technology. Check out the full press release for the scoop. shopkick is one of the coolest apps to ever hit the mobile world.  The app is basically a game where shoppers earn points called “kicks” that lead to rewards and discounts from leading retailers. shopkick works at popular stores...

Today we’re excited to release a new case study which takes a look at the integration of our Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK into the popular Nokaut.pl price comparison app! Nokaut.pl recognized that consumers were increasingly accessing their mobile page in-store, so they made it their mission to build a dedicated app that would help users find prices and product reviews in a simple and easy to use interface. In order to...

Today we’re going to chat about a special kind of 2D barcode known as the Datamatrix code. Datamatrix codes are 2D barcodes which consist of black and white cells assembled into a square, much like a QR code. These codes have a very small footprint, which makes them ideal for logistics and operations solutions where small products have limited whitespace. To add perspective, the US Electronic Industries Alliance (EIA) recommends that...

Today we’re excited to release a new case study  which takes a look at the integration of our Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK  into the popular Cor.kz Wine Info app! Cor.kz recognized that there was a need for a quality wine information app for iPhone, and made it their mission to create a simple but powerful tool which could be appreciated by novices and connoisseurs alike. In order to help users quickly...

    Recent Trends in Mobile Shopping Recent research conducted by Nielsen reveals that that over 45 million Americans (or 47% of all US smartphone users), utilize shopping apps on their mobile devices. The study, conducted in June of 2012, found that users access these apps seventeen times per month on average. Here’s a list of the top ten apps people are using to shop:   Figure 1 - Top 5 Shopping Apps (June 2012)   The...