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Hospital Barcoded Wristbands by October 2012

The Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care has approved a requirement for all hospitals and out patient facilities to issue patient wristbands with a barcode and human readable information on it.  The barcode will have patients NHS number, first and last name as well as date of birth.  Frank Riout from Zebra Technologies…
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Lower Heels Better Economy? That is what IBM said..

As an IBM partner, I was surprised to read this article from their Social Media Analysis.  Usually women's heels stay high during a downturn. According to a recent IBM study, (www.sacbee.com) "usually in an economic downturn, heels go up and stay up as consumers turn to more flamboyant fasions as a means of fantasy and escape,"…
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Top 5 Tips for Choosing A Rugged Mobile Computer

Sorting through the smart phones, PDAs and ruggedized computers available for business use is no easy task. Dozen of manufacturers offer hundreds of devices in thousands of configurations but one will be suited for your particular environment and workforce.  We suggest 5 basic tips to narrow your search: 1.  Consider the environment and the user…
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Advantages of Mobile Bar Codes

  The mobile bar code is revolutionizing how we do business today.  Watch this outstanding video about the impact on businesses and customers in the retail and hospitality markets.  A mobile bar code can come in many different forms like; standard code 39, 2D codes (PDF 417, QR code and many more) but your scanner MUST be able…
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