05/19/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

How Fresh Is Your Produce? This Barcode Would Fade As Produce's Freshness Does

A group of designers have decided that there's got to be a better way to find the freshest produce in a supermarket. They've come up with a barcode that starts off as a usual barcode, then slowly fades along with the product's freshness.

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