Scandit has released the latest version of our Barcode Scanner SDK for iOS, Android, Windows and other supported platforms. Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK 5.7 offers product authentication functionality with DotCode scanning, Micro QR Code scanning capability, and improved 1D scanning performance in low contrast environments. Upgrade soon to take advantage of our increased performance and feature set (see release notes for details). Here are some highlights of the new features included in Scandit...

The new Scandit Case for iPod touch is an ergonomic scan case that provides the experience of a dedicated barcode scanner at a fraction of the cost. Total cost of ownership (TCO) is as much as five times lower than a handheld scanner or mobile computer. In a new demo video, Scandit displays the full capabilities of Scandit Case for iPod touch. With no breakable electronics inside, the case allows users to...

The new patent-pending Scandit Case for iPod touch features improved materials along with greater simplicity and performance and a lower total cost of ownership (TCO) than dedicated barcode scanners when used in conjunction with Scandit’s mobile software solutions San Francisco, CA and Zurich, Switzerland – January 13, 2017 – Scandit, developer of leading software-based barcode scanning solutions for smartphones, tablets, and wearable devices, today announced the Scandit Case for iPod touch....

Enphase Energy is a leading global provider of home and commercial energy management technology. The Enphase Home Energy Solution includes a microinverter system for the solar photovoltaic (PV) industry and an energy storage system. Field service technicians performing microinverter installations had no automated means of collecting and transferring information from the job site. This required them to transfer installation data manually. Several problems resulted. For example, technicians were unable to confirm...

The Container Store prides itself on selling products that make the lives of its customers easier. But running often bulky storage and organizational items through a traditional POS terminal and transporting them home can prove challenging. The difficulties in bringing purchases from store to home are amplified for urban shoppers, who may walk or take public transportation to their local store. Founded in 1978, the Coppell, Texas-based retailer with over 84...

The enterprise IT landscape is changing. Mobile devices such as smartphones, tablets and wearables are finding their way into the workplace. As a result, the enterprise as it has been in the past—closed and stagnant—is becoming cloud-connected, agile and integrated with every device imaginable. This is having a unique impact on the auto identification and data capture (AIDC) industry. Previously, enterprise data capture solutions were limited only to expensive, dedicated...

There are a lot of good reasons to use consumer-grade smartphones for professional scanning. They deliver substantial cost savings per unit compared to dedicated mobile scanning devices. Consumer-grade devices are more familiar. In addition, they have a higher overall quality of performance and can be customized easily and quickly. But sometimes professional environments can be challenging for a conventional smartphone. Scanning scenarios may require a degree of ruggedness, ergonomics or durability...

Let’s face it, not all devices are created equal. You can’t determine how well a smartphone or its camera will scan barcodes by simply reviewing a spec sheet. Just because the device has a relatively high number of camera megapixels doesn’t mean it will be the best device for your scanning scenario. Every smartphone—and most importantly its camera hardware—is designed and implemented very differently, meaning that some smartphones provide better...