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By: Vibe / December 8, 2010

 

VIBE has always represented the latest and greatest in urban music, culture, and entertainment. Once again we’re bringing to black culture to the future with the Vibe Mobile QR. Vibe Mobile QR is a new way of integrating print and digital mediaŃunlocking audio, video, photography, and interactive media from the confines of the printed page.

With Vibe Mobile QR you can access multimedia content from VIBE magazine, the VIBE Lifestyle Network, and beyond. Also known as QR codes, or “quick response” codes, the square-shaped “checkerboard-style” bar codes let you get content on the fly with your internet-ready smart-phone. Any time you see a Vibe Mobile QR, just scan the code using the QR scanner software of your choice and you can access exclusive videos, never-before-seen photos, behind-the-scenes footage, and exclusive interviews all delivered instantly to your smartphone.

HOW TO USE:

1. READY

Download a QR scanner application to your smartphone.

2. AIM

When you see a Vibe Mobile QR, launch your QR scanner application and aim your phone’s camera lens at the Vibe Mobile QR located above.

3. FIRE

Press the trigger and the V Code will transport you instantly to videos, photos, behind-the-scenes clips and more hotness.

FAQs:

CAN ANYONE USE THE Vibe Mobile QR?

Anyone with a smartphone and a QR scanner can use the Vibe Mobile QR

WHAT IS A QR SCANNER?

A QR (Quick Reponse) scanner is an application that lets your smartphone read and process a QR Code.

DO I HAVE A QR SCANNER?

Some smart phones come with a QR scanner built in. If your smartphone does not have a QR scanner, there are apps available to download.

HOW DO I DOWNLOAD A QR SCANNER?

If your smartphone does not already have a QR scanner, google “QR Scanner” and download it to your device. There are many free or paid applications from which to choose.