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How to Use Eddystone URL Physical Web & iBeacon Apps for Proximity Marketing

By |August 21st, 2017|

Eddystone URL, iBeacon technology and the smartphone have provided BLE broadcast signals and proximity marketing with a realm of new possibilities. With this technology comes a learning curve for businesses and customers. With increased interest in the Internet of Things and […]

iBeacons or Ultra-Wideband for Indoor Proximity Services

By |June 15th, 2017|

Indoor location technologies are advancing as industries look for innovative ways to improve customer experiences and increase revenues. From indoor navigation, asset tracking, analytics and proximity based services, businesses and organizations are increasingly looking to capitalize on these services.

In recent […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

By |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, […]

Indoor Positioning Systems based on BLE Beacons – Basics

By |March 13th, 2015|

Introduction
Indoor positioning technology is becoming commercially available in various forms and quality this year. It’s a jungle out there and no one proven method has been sufficient for all purposes unlike the outdoor positioning with the use of GPS satellite […]