Monthly Archives: June 2017

MCS: 68. Working with Android Beacons

Beacons provide Android apps the opportunity to detect when a mobile user is in proximity and provide them additional services and messages. In this video for anyone just starting out with Android, we look at building a vanilla Android app to support Beacons (using the 3rd party Android Beacon Library). If you are a seasoned […]

(1/2) Intro to Bluetooth low energy and BLE development with Nordic Semiconductor

Bluetooth low energy introduction and BLE development with Nordic Semiconductor. Part 1/2: Introduction to Bluetooth low energy (BLE) An application oriented introduction to Bluetooth Low Energy. NB! Please enter all comments or questions in the Nordic Devzone’s Tutorial section: source UK’s Gatwick Airport now has 2,000 beacons for indoor navigation Sophisticated indoor environments including […]

Estimote Sticker Beacons – Introducing Nearables

Estimote Beacons and Stickers are small wireless sensors that you can attach to any location or object. They broadcast tiny radio signals which your smartphone can receive and interpret, unlocking micro-location and contextual awareness. With the Estimote SDK, apps on your smartphone are able to understand their proximity to nearby locations and objects, recognizing their […]

What Is Beacon Technology

source London’s Gatwick Airport presently has 2,000 beacons for indoor navigation Sophisticated indoor environments like air-ports and shopping centers generally is a problem to find your way around. Even though Google is seeking cell phones with 3D sensors as one possible solution for places GPS won’t correctly reach, another approach is to kit out an […]

ROXIMITY Beacon Demo – iBeacons Demo

Demo of ROXIMITY Beacons (iBeacons) running in our office. Just a quickie demo showing some notifications based on proximity. ROXIMITY Beacons can be fully managed from our web-based dashboard. Available and shipping now! source UK’s Gatwick Airport presently has 2,000 beacons for indoor navigation Sophisticated indoor environments like airports and departmental stores can be […]

Estimote Beacons with UWB can now automatically create floor plans

Automatically create floor plans with Estimote Automapping! All you need are Estimote Location Beacons with UWB. Just place them on the walls in your office, retail store, or at home. A few minutes after you finish, an exact floor plan of your location will be automatically created in the cloud. With our easy to use […] Beacon Deployment Guide

How to deploy beacons? Discover best tips & tricks that can ensure your first beacon deployment is successful! Want to learn more about deploying beacons? Download our Guide to Successful Deployments: source UK’s Gatwick Airport presently has 2,000 beacons for indoor navigation Complex indoor environments just like airports and shopping centers is often a […]

Live Beacon – The World’s Simplest iBeacon Solution

As brands, agencies and venues look to cutting edge technology to communicate with their target audience in new and innovative ways, tech startup Live Beacon, has answered the call by designing and developing a revolutionary yet brilliantly simple product built around Apple’s iBeacon technology. Live Beacon is an exciting and unrivalled new communication platform that […]

Estimote Mirror turns any TV into a smart beacon

Estimote launched Mirror, an interactive tool for connecting beacons, at Disrupt SF 2016. TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: source Britain’s Gatwick Airport presently has 2,000 beacons for in-house navigation Complicated in-house environments for instance, airports […]