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Mirror, mirror on the wall: Smart mirrors boost sales

...fitting rooms in Seattle and in San Jose, California, but they work a little differently: Shoppers are equipped with bar code scanning devices so they're able to see what's in stock in the dressing area. "We will listen to the customer as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-05-16/mirror-mirror-wall-smart-mirrors-bo
Do you really need Apple Watch? Apple stresses convenience as well as design

...voice-activated digital assistant, through the microphone on the watch.More impressively, Lynch presented an airline app with a bar code that acts as a boarding pass, another app that opened a garage door by remote control, and still another that promises...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-09/do-you-really-need-apple-w
Chicken of the Sea recalled in local Publix stores

...Oconee, Richmond, Rockdale and Walton counties.The cans carry the following product information: UPC code, or bar code, 0 4800001164 0; product code 9R5BE SCAFB; and best by date of 11/5/17.Tri-Union said metal pieces were discovered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-06/chicken-sea-recalled-local
Amazon's new robot army is ready to ship

...under and then lift a stack of shelves that's four feet wide and holds up to 750 pounds of merchandise. The system uses bar codes to track which items are on each shelf, so a robot can fetch the right shelves for each worker as orders come in.Because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-01/amazons-new-robot-army-rea
Mobile payment systems haven't found acceptance everywhere

...Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts have apps that generate bar codes for their stores. A phone case called LoopPay mimics the...have gotten used to mobile payments and how to scan the bar codes on the apps.Likewise, when I used Apple Pay at McDonald's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-11-13/mobile-payme
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
Another whistleblower in Augusta files VA complaint

...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/latest-news/2014-09-30/another-whistleblower-august
Volunteers package Christmas shoeboxes for worldwide destinations

...children in South America, India and Africa.Participants who submitted their donation online could print a label with a bar code, allowing their box to be tracked to the country in which it will be distributed.Linda Cason has filled shoeboxes for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-11-21/volunteers-package-chris
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-
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