QR Codes

Are QR Codes the Salvation Army’s Digital Salvation?

Pull any list of top 10 Christmas carols from the web, and it will quickly become obvious that bells are deeply important to people during the holiday season.

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Google P2P Payments via QR Codes in the Offing?

Google is working on using QR codes to allow its users to send peer-to-peer (P2P) payments. While Google Pay already enables P2P payments, XDA-Developers revealed that the company is adding support for QR codes to make that process a bit easier, at least if a user needs to pay someone they just met and make […]

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Singapore Launches Unified Payment QR Code, Said to Be World’s First

Singapore unveiled the first-of-its-kind unified payment QR code on Monday, in an announcement by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA).

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Will QR Codes Wipe Out Cash and Cards?

There’s been an interesting but hidden trend taking place. It started in China with Tencent and Alipay and has now gone global. The phenomenon is called QR codes.

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QR Codes Are Gaining a Brighter Profile

The QR Code has been enjoying some love and attention over the past few weeks, though the prospects for the digital payment tool remain relatively limited outside of Asia, at least according to one report. First up, EMVCo, the global technical body that manages those payment specifications, just introduced what it calls a QR Payment […]

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Japanese Megabanks Team Up on Mobile Payments

Japan’s three megabanks are working together to standardize a smartphone payment system using QR codes, aiming to promote cashless transactions already widespread in China and elsewhere. Mitsubishi UF

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