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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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Scanning a bar code takes less time than manual entry.
Founded in 1992, Azalea Software is a digital type foundry specializing in bar code and OCR fonts.
Available in multiple form factors, the device provides powerful and easy-to-use advanced data capture features that can scan 1D/2D bar codes in any condition.
In addition to error reduction, bar code labels also allow labs to track, secure and manage patient data in an automated process--which alleviates much responsibility and time from lab technicians.
ISLAMABAD -- Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will issue Income Tax notices, bearing verifiable bar codes, from next financial year.
On June 15, Uy posted on Facebook three photos of the step-by-step scanning procedure he conducted on the bar code using a Charge Couple Device (CCD) scanner.
He will be given his notebook, then the bar code on the second sheet will be peeled off and then pasted on the seating plan [for that particular room]," she explained.
Conf-ID-ent Bar Code Blood Card System is a blood recipient ID wristband system which is designed to provide automated patient identification for blood transfusion, specimen collection, and tracking.
Shortly after downloading the bar code reader, I downloaded another application on my Android, called "MyFitnessPal," which is basically a digital calorie counter.
Many of the tickets issued for the hockey matches at Dhyan Chand Stadium on Friday failed to clear the bar code test, with the reader indicating that a person with a ticket having the same code was already inside.
By most accounts [1], the development of bar code technology is credited to 2 graduate students at Drexel University.
Tech Logic released uTagIT, a portable device that helps libraries convert their collections from existing bar code systems to advanced radio frequency identification (RFID) systems.
4 -- L-Tron has introduced, in joint collaboration with Honeywell International, a cutting-edge line of scanners, featuring a combination of Adaptus Imaging Technology and Omniplanar's SwiftDecoder decoding software, as well as a custom sensor that is optimized for bar code scanning.
The Health Authority-Abu Dhabi (HAAD) will utilize the bar code tracking technology in order to trace the supply and distribution of legitimate pharmaceuticals, the report said.
Six years ago, in 2004, Eucomed, a European medical technology industry association, tried to establish a harmonized approach to bar code technology by proposing that "all parties involved in the manufacture of and use of medical devices" (1) implement synchronized bar codes.