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Icelandic Wartime Museum Audio Guide Installation story (using BLE Beacons)

By |April 26th, 2017|

Locatify is pleased to announce the latest Automatic Museum Guide installation at the Icelandic Wartime Museum, in Reyðarfjörður in the east of Iceland. The audio guide comprises 20 Android devices, an indoor BLE iBeacon installation and  multilingual audio guide content to provide a […]

Locatify Receives Grant to Develop Precise Indoor Location Solution with 30cm Accuracy

By |March 20th, 2017|

Icelandic software company Locatify recently received a research and development grant from Rannis, which administers the main public competitive funds in the fields of research, innovation, education and culture in Iceland. The grant is awarded to Locatify to help develop a […]

Location Based Augmented Reality Apps 2017 (RTLS & AR)

By |March 9th, 2017|

Technology and consumption have never been more connected  in such complex way. With such a relationship and with access to technology increasing, we are presented with exciting opportunities and challenges for innovative developments in AR applications. Start-ups, hardware manufacturers, developers, marketers […]

Indoor Treasure Hunt Games Catching the Wave of Pokemon Go

By |October 21st, 2016|

There has been an increase in global interest around digital treasure hunt games following the widespread popularity of Pokemon GO which is reflected in our latest releases. An ongoing game is taking place inside Lyngby Storcenter, a shopping center in […]

BLE Beacons for Indoor positioning – Beacon limitations

By |September 20th, 2016|

Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons for indoor location detection have become quite popular lately, most notably in the retail sector. Other sectors are jumping on-board as well where indoor location detection service is of use for smartphone apps.

Smartphone apps can […]

Þórbergssetur Equipped with Automatic Museum Guide

By |May 19th, 2016|

We are pleased to have completed the installation of the Automatic Museum Guide at the Þórbergssetur Museum, located at Hali in Suðursveit, Iceland. The guide offers a lively addition and enriches the interpretation and stories of the remarkable writer Þórbergur Þórðarson.
Experience
The visitor explores […]

UTmessan – First expo app in Iceland with games and iBeacons

By |January 29th, 2016|

The app presents a schedule of events, floor maps of the expo area, information about the booths and a treasure hunt game in the booths using indoor location technology. Booth information and treasure hunt challenges are available in the app. The […]

Beacon FAQ

By |October 1st, 2015|

What are BLE Beacons?
BLE stands for Bluetooth Low Energy and is a part of the Bluetooth V4 protocol.

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard for exchanging data over short distances (using short-wavelength UHF radio waves in the ISM band from 2.4 […]