App Shares Data From Phone To Phone With Musical QR Codes
Chirp.io is an app that codes data into song and is changing the way we communicate information.
The London based creative technologists behind Chirp.io want to teach the machines to sing – and in so doing change the way we share data with each other.
Chirp is a link sharing service, like a musical version of QR codes. Whatever you wish to share is uploaded to Chirp's cloud storage. The free iPhone app converts that link to a series of 20 musical notes, which are played in rapid lilting fashion. Any Chirp enabled device within ‘earshot' can decode that melody and access the shared information.