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BLE Beacons for Indoor positioning – Beacon limitations

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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

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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

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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

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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 […]

Face of Britain App Released

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September 16th, 2015|

We are proudly announcing the release of an automatic museum guide app for National Portrait Gallery in London, United Kingdom. The app covers Face of Britain exhibition and works on iBeacon technology thus providing location-based content to visitors. The venue […]

Fire, Ice and Beacons Converge at Eldheimar Museum – IOT Article

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September 14th, 2015|

IOT Journal, an independent website devoted solely to covering Internet of Things technologies and their many business applications, published an article about Eldheimar Museum and iBeacon technology used there.

In the early morning hours of January 23, 1973, on the island of Heimaey, […]

iBeacon & WiFi; they coexist

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April 16th, 2015|

The iBeacon (a.k.a. Bluetooth Low Energy beacon, Bluetooth Version 4, or BLE) is an industry standard allowing devices such as smartphone applications to detect when a beacon is near by and present the appropriate content. […]

Automatic Museum Guide in Finalists for the Heritage in Motion Awards 2015

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April 10th, 2015|

Locatify’s Automatic Museum Guide has reached the finals at the international competition to highlight multimedia use at cultural heritage in Europe -The Heritage in Motion Awards. This competition gives a stage to the creators and producers of films, games, apps […]