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Android (and iPhone) SDK Released to Launch ScanLife

by david

Today, ScanLife announced that is has released a tool to make it really simple to launch the ScanLife universal barcode scanner from any 3rd party app. This is a free tool that will first be available to the Android OS.

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ScanLife in the New York Times

by david

ScanLife was featured in an article about mobile commerce in this Saturday's New York Times.  In fact, the article was on the cover of the A section, and lead with Norma Kamali's use of ScanLife.  We had reported before that the famed designer is using codes throughout her store to link shoppers to information, and give them a chance to win merchandise.  Soon, even window shoppers can scan the code to purchase items in the store and ship it home - even if the store is closed!

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Taking Impulse Buys to a New Level

by david

Amazon released a new service this week which allows virtually anyone with a mobile formatted website to add m-commerce using Amazon's network of existing users.

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