Jan 31 2018 : With DSU you can now scan directly from the app to your server and respond directly to the app with Auto Sync.
With our Direct Scan to URL (DSU) feature, you can now also post your validation database to the app and Auto Sync scan results to your server (cloud or local). This enables instant scan results without any Internet latency. For iOS devices, you can also directly update the on-device database at whatever interval you choose. [Direct download and update to be available on Android Q1/Q2 2018.] Both the posting and downloading process are done in the background so the app user is not interrupted. This feature update is available with the standard codeREADr app and with full White Label versions.
Dec 6 2017 : Schedule filtered scan records to be emailed to clients, employees, management, etc.
With our “Tasks” toolset you can filter your scan records and email select records based on the recipient’s need to know. The scan records can be scheduled for automatic distribution minutely, hourly, daily or weekly.
Nov 8 2017 : Update to iOS App
With our New Photo Collect feature you can now view FTP-uploaded images on the app’s History screen. That could be done with Dropbox-uploaded images but with FTP we had to overcome challenges inherent to using FTP with iOS devices. We also improved performance with iOS 11.0, including significantly enhanced resolution.
Oct 30 2017 : Update to Proof-of-Presence with NFC
We can now capture the NFC tag’s UID even when the tag has other data written on it. Ideal for tracking the presence of employees, subcontractors, and assets. Also see recent blog article on NFC.
Oct 25 2017 : Timestamps sync with Location
We now offer a Location option which automatically adjusts your Timestamps for Standard Time, Daylight Savings, etc.
Oct 04 2017 : VCARD parsing with Barcode Scanner
You can scan a badge’s VCARD barcode and parse the results into separate columns for automatically or manually exporting to Excel, Google Sheets or other third party services. See Export Templates for details.
Sept 05 2017 : New Photo Collect option for Dropbox and FTP
You can define rules to auto-capture specific barcodes in the camera view. This can make the scanning process faster and reduce data collection errors.
Aug 11 2017 : Instant Scanning increased to 50,000 values
You can now use our very popular Auto Sync feature for validation databases up to 50,000 values. For larger databases please contact our support team for approval.
July 18 2017 : New feature: Custom Offline Validation
With this feature you can write scripts for validating scans based on the barcode value, response text and the app-users answers to in-app prompts.
June 23 2017 : Schedule scan record exports and web previews filtered by last hour, last day, last week, etc.
For managing your scan records you can now filter exports limited to the last hour, day, week, etc. This filter is especially valuable when auto-inserting scan records into cloud databases. It’s also available when scheduling FTP/SFTP and emailed exports.
May 21 2017 : Share password-protected scan records with web previews
With our password-protected, shareable web portal for viewing filtered scan records, you can now click a link to see in Google Maps where the barcode was scanned. You can also view the scan record’s associated photo and signatures within the table.
April 11 2017 : Auto-export specially filtered scan records
Automate the downloading and exporting of filtered and sorted scan records. Now filter by a) time/date range for last hour, last day, last week, etc.; b) just most recent scan for each value; and c) by the answers app users have submitted.
March 30 2017 : Scan IATA boarding passes
Scan boarding passes with PDF-417, Aztec and other barcode symbologies. Parse the scanned data to track and validate by passenger and ticket ID.
Jan 28 2017 : Auto-repeat session info
New ‘Shared Answers‘ feature for session info can be saved and submitted with a series of scans without requiring any re-entry. App users can change the session info as needed for a subsequent series of scans.
Dec 16 2016 : Schedule Exports via FTP/SFTP, Email and Dropbox
We added scheduled FTP/SFTP uploads of scan records for enterprise clients. We also enabled scheduled exports via Email and Dropbox. Beta now, general availability mid-February 2017.
Nov 28 2016 : List only last scanned values
Filter, view, share and export a list of scan records showing only the last values scanned. Great to showing last (or current) location of assets or employees/subcontractors. Export and sort by timestamp scanned to help schedule audits or to find assets missed in the last (or current) audit.
Nov 17 2016 : Scan-in, scan-out and track capacity
Scan a valid ticket into an event turns it into an invalid ticket. Scanning the ticket out turns it into a valid ticket again. Scanning it on re-entry turns it invalid again. Repeat as needed. Option: capture photo’s of the attendee for visual verification on re-entry.
Nov 08 2016 : Issuing wristbands
Tap a wristband’s RFID/NFC tag and then scan the ticket or ID’s barcode to associate them together within a single scan record.
Oct 15 2016 : Use SD Card to store content
Store content on Android device’s SD Card for offline access. The app user scans the barcode and is presented with the option to open content specifically associated to that barcode.
Sept 10 2016 : Clickable link for GPS coordinates, photos, and signatures
Scan records viewed and shared using the CSV Download Link web portal now includes a clickable link for GPS coordinates, photos, and signatures which you can selectively filter and share with employees, clients and subcontractors.
Aug 20 2016 : Kiosk and locked modes
Now for iOS and Android: password-protected Kiosk and Locked Modes. They are ideal for a) unattended use of the app; and, b) for limiting app users to scanning and manual entry (option).
Aug 05 2016 : SD PRO
The price for our world-class SD PRO scan engine has dropped from $10.00 to only $5.00 per device effective June 1, 2016. Why? Our volume has dramatically increased and consequently our cost to license barcode scanning IP (patents) has dropped accordingly. We are happy to pass on those savings to you.
Jul 05 2016 : Signature Capture
Signature Capture is now a standard option included in the barcode scanner app workflow.