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New Version Of ScanLife App Enables Millions To Scan Barcodes To Share Holiday Wish Lists Instantly Via Facebook And Twitter

New Version Of ScanLife App Enables Millions To Scan Barcodes To Share Holiday
                Wish Lists Instantly Via Facebook And Twitter

ScanLife Mobile Barcode Application Makes it Easier to Discover the Best QR
Codes & Products via Facebook

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2012

NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --ScanLife (www.scanlife.com) today
announced a series of major features to the ScanLife mobile application that
instantly turns shopping and real world discovery into a social experience via
Facebook and Twitter. Just in time for the holiday season, ScanLife Android
and iOS users can now scan a quick response (QR) code or any other standard
barcode found on products and instantly see if it is popular with other
ScanLife users and share that content with their social networks. When it
comes to holiday shopping, this activity can help friends and family find new
products and buy the perfect gifts.

"The new version of ScanLife turns its millions of active users worldwide into
a social community, making it easier to discover the best content from QR and
other format barcodes," said Mike Wehrs, CEO and president of Scanbuy. "We
have a very active and globally diverse user base, and this new app will
enable them to easily discover and share what's trending. We believe this
opens a completely untapped space which intersects the physical, mobile and
social worlds in which we live."

With the new version of the ScanLife app for Android and iOS, users now can:

  oScan any QR Code or UPC barcode and instantly see if other ScanLife users
    liked this content
  oEasily share product information like prices and deals with their Facebook
    and Twitter networks
  oSync their favorite scans to their Facebook page to interact anytime
  oInvite friends from Facebook to join ScanLife (available on iOS only)

To get people into the social spirit, ScanLife is running a "Like It to Win"
holiday giveaway. Here's how:

  oDownload ScanLife in the Google Play Store or Apple App Store
  oScan any barcode or QR Code on products, print ads, websites and in-store
    displays
  oClick the heart icon on any of your favorite scans
  oScanLife will give away Amazon gift cards to help make that 'Like' come
    true for the holidays

About ScanLife

ScanLife, brought to you by Scanbuy, is the global leader in developing mobile
engagement solutions that power intelligent connections between the physical
and digital world. The ScanLifesuite of mobile barcode products consists of a
cloud-based platform used by a wide variety of industries including retail,
CPG and media to create, manage, and monitor dynamic 2D (QR Code) barcode
campaigns. The ScanLife app is used by millions of people around the world to
discover new information and is available for all major platforms including
Android and iOS.

ScanLife processes millions of 1D (UPC) and 2D scans from over 150 different
countries and is headquartered in New York City with local offices throughout
North America, Europe, and Latin America. Scanbuy has the largest and oldest
patent portfolio of any company in the industry, with over 18 patents granted
covering the entire solution. The company's investors include Motorola
Solutions Ventures, Motorola Mobility Ventures, Hudson Ventures, and Masthead
Venture Partners.

Contact:
Tiffany Trias or Valerie Christopherson
Global Results Comms (GRC)
+1 949 608 0276 (ph)
scanlife@globalresultspr.com

SOURCE ScanLife

Website: http://www.scanlife.com
 
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