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code consisting of a series of vertical bars of variable width that are scanned by a laser

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Feedback from customers about UDR's involvement in the mobile market has shown that the QR 2-D bar code has also been extremely positive, Taraborelli said.
Data Matrix 2-D bar codes, the most widely used marks for parts identification, resemble small checkerboards and are found on an increasing number of products.
In addition, it is equipped with 1-D and 2-D bar code scanner for application in many fields in the industrial environment where mobility is necessary, including POS, logistics, door-to-door delivery, department stores, manufacturing, distribution, inventory management, visit sales, warehouse storage, GPS and others.
The Symbol PPT 2800 -- a handheld computer with integrated 2-D bar code scanning and Symbol Spectrum24(R) wireless local area network (WiFi) communications -- will be an alternative to New York City's current handwritten method of issuing tickets that is traditional in most United States municipalities.
Developed by Symbol Technologies, PDF417 is a 2-D bar code symbology capable of encoding up to 1,800 bytes of data on a single label, offering 100 times the capacity of traditional linear bar codes.
Now, you can accurately verify someone's identity by simply swiping the person's magnetic-stripe driver's license, or scanning the license's 2-D bar code onto a compact ICE card terminal equipped with IDLogix -- and also conduct traditional credit/debit, check, EBT and loyalty card transactions if desired.
A 2-D bar code may contain a full page of data, enough to encode all the information related to a document.
NASDAQ: SCKT; PSE: SOK) unveiled the In-Hand Scan Card Xtreme(TM), a CompactFlash plug-in card with an integrated SE-923HS laser scan engine from Symbol Technologies to add PDF417 2-D bar code scanning capability to mobile computers based on the Windows operating system from Microsoft.
More and more identification papers such as passports, driving licenses and national ID cards contain a unique 2-D bar code that encodes personal details such as date of birth, address and even photo identification.