indoor proximity

/Tag:indoor proximity

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 […]

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: No Bull, Beacon Review

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 […]

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 […]

GEO Challenge by Geotrail – Scavenger hunt for 400 participants

By |January 29th, 2016|

The team building company Geotrail created an App in Locatify’s Creator CMS where 400 player can play a GPS scavenger hunt. The treasure hunt games presented are published by Geotrail.dk for team building activities in Denmark.  More event organizers have found 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 […]

iBeacon & WiFi; they coexist

By |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. […]

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 […]