Read this if you don’t know what a QR code is or how it works.

QR codes have been around for a long time. Due to the fact they look ugly they have failed to really take off. However, that is all going to change with iOS 11. The new iOS will have the ability to read QR codes directly from the camera, without the need to download any other app or hack.

You simply open your camera and point it at a QR code. Your iphone will then automatically read the code and give you a notification containing the QR content. In our case a direct link to the App you’re interested in on Simply tap the notification that pops up to open the App or iTunes Store of the product you see on your desktop.

A simple, effective way to get the link for an App (or other) from the web to your iPhone. No more emailing links to yourself!

If you don’t have iOS 11 then you can down load a verity of QR reader apps. Some of the best can be found below.