Vistage Research Center

Get actionable, data-driven insights and expert perspectives from our global community of CEOs and thought leaders. Led by Joe Galvin, Chief Research Officer

Companies Say Goodbye to QR Codes with Near Field Communication (NFC)


5 comments
  1. Andy

    May 11, 2011 at 4:26 pm

    And I was just starting to talk my company into using QR codes… should I give up on that idea?

    Reply
    • Freeman LaFleur

      May 13, 2011 at 4:20 am

      No, not at all! Contrary to the misleading title of this article, QR code adoption is still going to grow at an enormous rate through out the next few years. Yes, NFC is an exciting technology but what small to medium sized business is going to have the budget to embed NFC chips into their business cards, resumes, real estate signs, flyers, etc…Why do we have to choose NFC or QR when both can exist in harmony?

      Reply
      • Nick Damoulakis

        May 13, 2011 at 5:33 pm

         Not sure if the title is misleading… Google completely stopped the use of QR Codes and took it out of Google Places.

        Reply
    • Nick Damoulakis

      May 13, 2011 at 5:32 pm

      Don’t give up on QR codes they still have a place, and will for a few more years… Just be aware of NFC and start budgeting and thinking about how you can use them in the future. As of right now only a few phones can even use NFC. We still use QR Codes here for business cards, posters and even inventory.

      Reply
  2. Pingback: The mighty QR code and its new rival: NFC « The Rational Communicator |

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Predefined Skins

Primary Color

Background Color

Example Patterns

demo demo demo demo demo demo demo demo demo demo

Privacy Policy Settings

  • Required Cookies
  • Performance Cookies
  • Functional Cookies
  • Advertising Cookies
Required Cookies These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the Sites and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the Sites and using Vistage’s Services. Since these cookies are essential to operate Vistage’s Sites and Services, there is no option to opt out of these cookies.
Performance Cookies These cookies collect information about how visitors our Sites, for instance which pages visitors go to most often. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.

Cookies used

Visual Web Optimizer
Functional Cookies These cookies remember information you have entered or choices you make (e.g. as your username, language, or your region), and provide enhanced, more personal features. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Cookies used

Google Analytics
GTM
Gravity Forms
Advertising Cookies These cookies are used to make advertising more relevant to you and your interests. The cookies are usually placed by third party advertising networks. They remember the websites you visit and that information is shared with other parties such as advertisers. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.