Nexus One - QR Code Mystery Message

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    For those that have seen some of the Nexus One pics you may have noticed the back of the phone always had a post-it note etc covering it.

    Well this recent photo finally shows the back naked, there is an "Android" waving a "QR Code Flag"..

    Fire up your BarCode Scanners and see if you can figure out the secret code ???

    Oh, Happy Holidays to everyone! ;)

    [​IMG]
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    my scanner can't focus on it, might be too pixelated or something
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    I could't get Barcode Scanner to focus either, though it was fun to try!
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    I found if I zoomed the image to 200% Barcode Scanner would read it and take me to the hidden link..

    "www.android.com/holidays"

    Hence the Happy Holiday wish with a wink in my original post :)
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    Silly question of the day, Where is the zoom button in Barcode scanner ?
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    Sorry, I meant zoom the PIC, then scan it.
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    I'm pretty sure he meant that he zoomed in on the barcode on his computer monitor, not in Barcode Scanner.
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    zoom the pic? do you mean put the camera close to the monitor?
    "In the land of the blind, the one eyed man is king"
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    Enlarge the picture on your computer.
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    Wow. :icon_eek:

    Maybe I'm being obtuse. I really didn't think his post was that hard to understand.

    This may help if your still having trouble :)

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    Call me obtuse, call me anything you want but it is very frustrating when something "easy" doesn't work. I saved the picture, to my desktop, used windows photo gallery to enlarge it on my screen and can't get it to focus.
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    He did not call you obtuse...

    Go back and try again. He said he was being obtuse.
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    I did not call you obtuse and there is no need to become frustrated. It has already been stated where this barcode directs you to.

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