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Tilt ? swivel ? Amazon Fire offers new ways to use phone

...Fortunately, I was able to cancel both in time.FIREFLY. A side button launches the Firefly scanning app, which recognizes bar codes, business cards and various products. Firefly also recognizes sound, including songs and scenes in movies and TV shows...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-25/tilt-swivel-amazon-fire-of
Augusta whistle-blower still seeking resolution with VA

...December 2006, the Salisbury VA began investigating her staff on accusations that it failed to properly run the facility's Bar Code Medication Administration computer program, which tracks patient prescriptions and documents missed medications.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-08/augusta-whistle-blower-still-
Troopers hunt for owner of ladder after crash

EAST POINT, Ga. - State troopers say they hope to use a bar code on a ladder to track down its owner, who could face charges in a deadly...investigators hope to glean clues about who bought the ladder from the bar code.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-03-14/troopers-hunt-owner-ladder-after-cr
Texas tried to lure Saban to Austin in January

...ticketing system at Sanford Stadium.Each reserved seat ticket can be scanned at all entry gates due to the addition of a bar code on each one. One advantage of the new system is that season and single-game ticket holders will have the opportunity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-09-19/texas-tried-lure-saban-au
Google Now a companion to Siri

...Web site and a chance to "Scan for product information." There was a camera icon, so presumably I could photograph a bar code or other identifier. It's not clear why I'm limited to being at a Barnes & Noble to do that and why Google thinks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-05-04/google-now-companion-siri
Postcards don't wait for summer's arrival

...visitor center attendant said there was only one place to purchase postcards."The one they found has one of those funny bar code stamps on the back that allowed me to download more Delaware scenes on my smartphone.John and Kitty Koeb sent a Delaware...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-20/postcards-dont-wait-summers-a
SLED investigating accounting discrepancy at S.C. lottery

...games or their chances of winning.The lottery had added bar codes to scratch-off tickets as a security feature and to let players check to see if they won. But the bar codes were added at a cost of about $398,000 without going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-01/sled-investigating-accounting
The Coupon Lady: Which stores accept competitors' coupons?

...have a valid remit address, a valid expiration date and a bar code that can be scanned. BOGO coupons must have a specified...contain a valid remit address, expiration date and readable bar code.Walmart also takes competitor coupons for a specified...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2012-07-12/coupon-lady-
The Coupon Lady: About bar codes

...was missing. Isn't technology good enough to figure out if it is valid, even with the date distorted as long as the bar code is intact?"Most stores specifically say in their coupon policies that a coupon has to have a valid expiration date...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2012-07-19/coupon-lady-
Columbia County library wants break from region

...involves scanning every book, putting misshelved materials in the correct spot and producing and replacing lost or removed bar codes."We've had a practice run in a small section of the adult collection," she said. "It takes a long time."The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-08-28/columbia-county-library-