April 20th, 2007, 20:00 PM
Microsoft raises the barcode for Xbox and DVDs
Microsoft has unveiled a second-generation interactive colour barcode that can store double the data of standard black and white barcodes.
The High Capacity Colour Barcode (HCCB) is expected to start appearing on Xbox 360 games and DVDs in the UK by the end of this year.
The barcode consists of up to eight coloured triangles, embedded with as many as 3,500 alphabetical characters of data pe...