Sep 29, 2011 - Vision Smarts today announces the addition of a high-performance QR code reader to their comparison shopping app pic2shop. Pic2shop relies on proprietary algorithms to quickly recognize barcodes and QR codes even if they are damaged, askew, dark or blurry. With one tap, users can then visit a web link or add contact information to their phone's address book. The information is read by aiming the phone's camera at the code for one second, and immediately presented with relevant information.
Aug 26, 2010 - Benoit Maison introduces Barcode Shell and pic2shop PRO for iPhone and Android, offering a technically superior catalog of barcode related apps and tools for developers. Businesses and Developers alike can build barcode-enabled apps by configuring their own web application and using pic2shop PRO. With Barcode Shell, developers can deploy a barcode scanning feature under their own company brand with immediate presence in the iTunes App Store and Android Market.
Aug 11, 2010 - Vision Smarts today releases pic2shop 4.1 and its companion barcode reader SDK. Both take advantage of the new live video capabilities of iOS4 to offer unparalleled speed and accuracy on the iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, and iPhone 4. Pic2shop is the original barcode reader and comparison shopping app for iPhone and iPod touch. Thanks to fast app switching, any application can also use pic2shop to scan barcodes quickly and accurately, for free.
Mar 23, 2010 - CampusBooks.com and Vision Smarts have announced their collaboration and the resulting iBookStore 2.0 iPhone app. The free iPhone apps iBookStore and pic2shop both feature the state-of-the art barcode scanner developed by Vision Smarts. Using the iPhone's built-in camera, shoppers can quickly scan the barcodes of books and other items to look up prices, access reviews, and compare deals. iBookStore delivers real-time price comparisons for users looking to buy and sell books.
Jan 06, 2010 - Vision Smarts today releases the pic2shop Web Integration Kit, a companion to their free barcode scanning application for iPhone devices. Developed specifically for online retailers, shopping portals and web developers alike, the pic2shop Web Integration Kit offers the ability for their online customers to lookup a product by simply scanning a barcode from an iPhone. Instantly access product information, read user reviews, or buy online, all in real time.
Dec 22, 2009 - Vision Smarts today announces pic2shop 3.0, a major update to their free comparison shopping utility for iPhone devices. Designed specifically to leverage the iPhone's unique capabilities and touch interface, pic2shop is a state-of-the-art barcode scanner. As easy as snapping a picture of a barcode, instantly make a purchase in the store, or buy online, all in real time. Quickly access online product information for informed purchase decisions, online reviews and much more.