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    Marketing Technology Trends for 2018

    Marketing technology is continually evolving at a rapid pace. This means that businesses have to be on the lookout for new trends, as opposed to relying on what worked in the past. With emerging technologies like machine learning, voice search and artificial intelligence beginning to establish themselves permanently, the demand for marketing analytics is getting louder.   Read More...

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    Track Your Loaner Lab Equipment Using an App

    Learning is all about investigating and testing. Schools and universities provide resources to their students with loaner lab equipment to carry out their own experiments. At advanced level research, scholars need the loaner lab equipment to complete their research.It’s Easy to Lose Loaner Equipment!A host of lab equipment is rented or loaned including reagents, chemicals, tools, scales and others.   Read More...

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    Track Your Civil Engineering Project Heavy Equipment Using QR Code Tags

    Civil engineering projects in the U.S. resulted in $305 billion expenditure in 2016. Involving large scale construction of dams, buildings, facilities such as railroads, airports, harbors, laying of pipelines and sewage systems.   Read More...

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    Five Ways Charter Schools can Improve their Operations and the Education they Provide

    The advantage of charter schools is that they are free from district policies and practices and can design a better education for their students. The disadvantage...In fact, on the whole, charter schools don't provide a significant advantage to students - and the primary reason is that same freedom. Charter schools, left to go it alone, don't benefit from the knowledge of public schools.   Read More...

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    Automate Building Maintenance Tasks Using QR Codes and Cloud-Based Software

    Building maintenance requires the technician to be a jack and the master of all trades! Maintenance can include painting the lobby, fixing a faucet or a garbage disposer in a residential building. In a commercial set up, building maintenance can be more complex involving replacement of a worn machinery component or installing new ventilation outlets.   Read More...

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    Why American Businesses Still Prefer the Paper Check

    The global community is increasingly becoming digital, with consumers witnessing the rise of technological innovations like PayPal, Square, Bitcoin and Popmoney. Yet, amidst a growing paperless society, paper checks continue to wield surprising power.Current estimates show that:There are around 18.3 billion checks in circulation.Businesses lose anywhere from $4 to $20 to cut, mail and process each paper check within its network.Simply issuing and depositing checks cost U.S. businesses between $2...  Read More...

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    Latest News on QR Codes for Business: PayMaya Now Using QR Codes as a Payment Option

    In a previous blog post, we discussed how Visa was bringing QR code-based payments to Cambodia. While Walmart Pay remains the only option for QR code payments here in America, more companies in more countries are getting on-board the QR code payment bandwagon. PayMaya Unveils QR Code PaymentsThe latest company to do so is PayMaya, a company in the Philippines. PayMaya is a company that provides prepaid debit cards to its customers.   Read More...

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    7 Energy-Saving Apps for Business Owners

    Global competitive prices for energy have been increasing over the last few years. This has taken a huge bite out of the pockets of small businesses. According to an Energy Consumption poll conducted by the National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB):Energy costs constitute one of the top three expenses for 35% of small businesses.Operating vehicles consume the most energy in 38% of small companies.One-third of small firms consider heating and/ or cooling as major energy expenses.Operat...  Read More...

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    Business Owners: 10 Things To Check Off The List Before Year End

    A lot happens in a year for any business. Usually, most people begin with plans and a check-list of tasks that they should accomplish within the 12-month timeline. However, it is not always that a company will meet all these expectations within their deadlines.   Read More...

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    Track Your Power Equipment Assets Using QR Codes and an App

    Power equipment assets can be complex and exhaustive to manage. Appropriate maintenance and monitoring schedules are a must for keeping the power and electrical equipment in top working order. The consequences of missing equipment and damaged or corroded power equipment can be devastating.Maintaining power and electrical equipment including cables, circuits, wires, meters, transformers, and switchboards with manual inventory system is time-consuming.   Read More...

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    Losing Equipment Sucks! Carpet Cleaners Track Your Tools Using QR Codes and Your Smartphone

    Professional carpet cleaners need to stock and manage a long list of inventory. Although carpet cleaning looks like a simple task, the kind of equipment needed are quite complex. A wide range of chemicals are used by carpet cleaners including deodorizers, detergents, sprays, stain removals, sanitizers, spots remover and upholstery care.   Read More...

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    Where's it At? Automate Field Geo Services with GPS Tracking QR Codes

    Geological services involve a lot of fieldwork in terms of onsite surveys, mining explorations, analysis of wells and much more. With the complexity of operations involved, staying on track of all remote assets is absolutely crucial to the operations.The GPS EdgeGeological surveys, mining explorations have to be carried out in remote locations using a wide range of equipment. Equipment need to be deployed in deep basements, difficult terrains, underground spaces or wells.   Read More...

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    Wind Farm Owners Feel the Blow by Blow Benefits of Using QR Codes to Track Equipment

    Fossil fuels may soon be a thing of the past with the way renewable energy is going from strength to strength. Renewable energy including wind, solar and others are the talk of the town in countries across the world! Countries including U.S.   Read More...

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    Mining Companies Dig the Next Generation of Asset Tracking Solutions

    Mining companies have to face many challenges in terms of fluctuating mineral prices and high operational costs. Concerns such as competition from recycled products and stricter environmental regulations are other concerns that the mining companies need to deal with.Smart mining companies who focus on ways to cut down operational costs and improve their efficiency are the ones that will thrive in these challenging times.Why is asset tracking important for mining companies?Given the fluctuations ...  Read More...

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    MobiKwik Registers 400 Percent Growth in QR Code Purchases

    Every technology takes some getting used to when it comes to business. Credit cards, for example, took a great deal of time to go mainstream. Early on, credit cards were difficult to get, they required investments from merchants, and they were used by a rather small segment of the population.   Read More...

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    Using QR Codes to Rapidly Automate Logistics for Crisis Response

    Natural disasters can cause huge dents to the economy in terms of damages to property and productivity besides taking lives. The recent Hurricane Harvey cost $180 billion in property damage and killed at least eighty two people. Hurricane Irma affected more than one million people in countries that were in the line of the storm.   Read More...

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    Using GoCodes to track equipment service tasks using Google Docs

    Lots of customers ask how they can use GoCodes to track common recurring tasks that require a checklist or some other task specific documentation. Sometimes the best way to accomplish this goal is to create a separate document that's linked to your asset in GoCodes. This article shows you how.  Read More...

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    Casino Operators Stop Gambling On Spreadsheets for Equipment Maintenance And Repair

    Casinos are hugely popular in many parts of the world. In the recent times, Casinos offer much more in terms of entertainment that go beyond traditional gambling to include dining, spas, sports arenas and movie theaters.While the focus of casinos is on providing a safe environment for the guests as they enjoy fair gambling, protection of all the assets in the casino is also a top priority. With wide-ranging services in Casinos, there is a vast number of assets that need to be tracked, monitored ...  Read More...

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    Apple's new iPhone X Ready for Business? - You Decide

    The iPhone X is Apple's latest offering - and it has immediately been criticized for its steep price. The base model starts at $999 - making even some Apple aficionados hesitate, but comparable with the highest end Samsung. At that price, is it a worthwhile investment for your business?   Read More...

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    Ambulance Services Track Perishable Medical Supplies Using QR Codes

    If you've been shopping recently, then you're no stranger to QR codes. These square, two-dimensional, black-and-white codes operate similarly to bar codes, but they have significantly more uses. They can contain links to videos or websites, they can be used as part of a rewards program, and they can be used to help simplify a company's stock, to quickly re-order new supplies, and to make sure that perishable supplies are gotten rid of before their expiration date.   Read More...

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