In Japan the QRCode is becoming wildly popular, for everyone with a celphone has a camera that can read these 2D barcodes and inst-o-magically input pre-formatted emails, contacts, URLs and even random text. I've put together a script, suitable for Mozilla sidebar or Opera panel fun, that generates QRCodes for any purpose, including Vodafone + DoCoMo (I-mode) formatted shortcuts. Create and share - they're like modern hieroglyphics!Link
Boing Boing editor/partner and tech culture journalist Xeni Jardin hosts and produces Boing Boing's in-flight TV channel on Virgin America airlines (#10 on the dial), and writes about living with breast cancer. Diagnosed in 2011. @xeni on Twitter. email: email@example.com.