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City Waste Management via QR Codes: Smart Way To Collect and Segregate Garbage

Collection, segregation, and treatment of waste is a challenge for every city in the world. There are two main challenges that occur here: 1. Tracking city-appointed sanitation workers: The sanitation workers are inconsistent in their job. They even skip collecting waste from some households in the locality. There’s no way for authorities to track their […]

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VClean Vending Machine: A Cheaper And Greener Dry Cleaning Service

You schlep your garments to laundry to dry-clean them. It requires you drive to the laundry, wait in the long queues to drop the clothes, and even inhale some nasty chemicals. This is both time taking and tiresome. The good news is that now you can simply drop your clothes at a VClean Vending Machine […]

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Asia Public

Singapore Launches VIA: A Cross-Border Payments Network

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SingTel) launched a new digital payments network—VIA. SingTel launched VIA in partnership with Thailand’s wireless operator AIS and Kasikornbank. Telecommunications such as Telkomsel (Indonesia) and Globe (Philippines) might join them in future. Arthur Lang, CEO, International Group, SingTel said: “The VIA alliance is aimed at unifying Asia’s fragmented payments scene. It will […]

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Asia Public

Offline KYC For Aadhaar Verification: An Approach To Limit Data Sharing

Earlier in 2018, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) updated QR Codes on Aadhaar to limit data sharing. And now UIDAI has launched ‘Aadhaar Paperless Local e-KYC’ for offline identity verification of Indian citizens. Aadhaar is a 12-digit unique identity number. It is obtained by the citizens of India based on their biometric and […]

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How To Generate QR Codes In EPS: A Complete Step-By-Step Guide

Say you’re planning on running a QR Code campaign to promote one of your products. And you want to use print media to do it. To make your print media promotions actionable, you want to use QR Codes. They’ll make it easier for your audience to respond. And also help you track your conversions (if […]

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Management Marketing

QR Code For GPS Location: Make Your Marketing Strategy Better

Say you’re doing print media promotions to increase traffic to your website. You’re using flyers and have put the link to your website on each one of them. You’ve handed out these flyers across five different locations in a city. A week later, you wish to track how many recipients actually visited your website and […]

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Asia Public

Paperless Boarding At Chennai Airport: A Step To Ease Air Travel

You travel by air and you’ve seen the long queues to board the flight. This might not be the case anymore. Paperless boarding to the flights will roll out at the Chennai airport (India) from the year 2020. This will make it easier for the passengers to board the flight. To make paperless boarding possible, […]

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Asia Public

Hong Kong Monetary Authority Declares The Launch Of Faster Payment System

Say you want to transfer money to a friend’s bank account. The normal funds transfer will take 2-3 days to complete. But Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) took a step towards smart banking. HKMA announced the launch of Faster Payment System (FPS) for immediate inter-bank fund transfers. The Faster Payment System is a project under […]

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UnionPay-NETS Partnership: A Step To Ease Payments As You Travel Overseas

In Sept 2018, NETSPay rolled out a new upgrade to allow the citizens of Singapore make e-payments when they travel overseas. Thanks to UnionPay-NETS partnership. For the first time, NETS services will be available outside Singapore. NETS is Singapore’s leading payments solution provider. And UnionPay is the Global network for payments. Under this partnership, NETS […]

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Inspiry Launches Self-Service QR Code Payments Solution In Japan

The Beijing Inspiry Technology Co., Ltd., launched its offline mobile payments in Japan on 6th Sep, 2018. Inspiry Technology is a Chinese provider of mobile payment solutions. It focuses on the research and business innovations of QR Codes and related technologies. Inspiry invented the offline mobile payments solution— Smart Box. The Smart Box is a […]