QR codes really are the new black, over the past couple of months we have been noticing them in the strangest of places. They are used in tav shows, adverts and even appear in the latest fight name game. This is the first time we have seen them used on currency though. The Royal Dutch Mint has been commissioned to create a new coin to commemorate its 100th anniversary....

Now that product placement is allowed on TV, Video games and films it seems we will have to get used to seeing brands everywhere we go – it’s not all bad though. Lynx has teamed up with Fight Night Champion, PKR and Need for Speed to include FHM favourite Kelly Brook and her fallen angels with an exclusive QR code that allows gamers to access exclusive content. If...