What is 2D barcode (two-dimensional barcode)? – Definition from WhatIs.com

A 2D (two-dimensional) barcode is a graphical image that stores information both horizontally — as one-dimensional bar codes do — and vertically. As a result of that construction, 2D codes can store up to 7,089 characters, significantly greater storage than is possible with the 20-character capacity of a unidimensional barcode.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: searchmobilecomputing.techtarget.com

Margaret Rouse gives a great explanation on the 2D Barcode also known as QR (Quick Response) Codes. Article also includes case studies on how they have been put to use.

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