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Author Provides a Way for Anyone to Use 2D Bar Codes Creatively with Their Smartphones and Computer Tablets at Very Little Cost

Huntington, NY, December 27, 2012 --( In his new book, author R. Henry Thomas outlines a myriad of creative applications using readily available "2D" bar coding systems working in concert with Smart phones or Computer Tablets to construct new ideas for business promotions, product introductions, enhancements and social networking.

Today you can't help notice more and more of these little square codes popping up all over. When you shop, they help you pay for goods and services. In addition, they quickly help you check for prices, review specifications, find service outlets or can take you on a video tour of potentially your next car, boat or home, Thomas notes. You may even dial phone numbers, view websites or go right to Facebook pages by just scanning your easily created and then printed "two dimensional" codes. Most people can do this within minutes of reading my book and even customize their background images with vibrant color or photographs, he added.

These squiggly squares often referred to as "Quick Response Codes" or "Microsoft Tags" are now being used daily in nearly all types of transactions and are inherently adaptable to a wide variety of known and undiscovered applications. This book provides the reader with background on how “Bar Codes" came into existence and takes the mystery out of them, Thomas says. It also details information on different auto identification approaches, scanning applications and providers. The publication graphically illustrates how many are being used today and how they can be molded to fit social or business applications for use tomorrow, Thomas added.

His book will also provide the reader with some interesting and entertaining personal experiences regarding "high technology”, its history and will attempt to expand their overall knowledge of bar coding and scanning methodologies.

Mr. Thomas, who holds an MBA from Farleigh Dickinson University, has extensive experience in the auto identification, biometric, credentialing and computer systems industries. He believes his book can be the key for professional entrepreneurs and small business people seeking to use this relatively free bar code technology to enhance their company's profitability, expansion and create a differential advantage. It can also permit students to learn how to create many personalized items right at home, such as name tags, item tags with unique message content, T-shirts and even costume jewelry.

The publication titled, “What Are Those Little Square Things I Now See Everywhere?” is available from Amazon and Barnes & Noble, as well as, ISBN: E Books 978-1-4771-4863-1 ISBN: Soft Cover 978-1-4771-4862-4 Additional background information on this book is also available to all interested parties by logging on:

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