Microsoft Tag by the numbers


It’s not too often you hear about Microsoft Tag, the company’s color barcode technology. Using a mobile phone, you can take a photo of a Tag you might see on a product and quickly get more information about that product.

Recently, it seems, Tag momentum has been growing along with the popularity of mobile computing. Launched in January 2009, Tag has seen its user base triple in the first quarter since being released from beta in May, Microsoft said…