Tag: beacon

Gadgets, iOS

iOS10 adds AirPrint Bluetooth Beacon, ‘create PDF’, multi-user &password-only printing

June 17, 2016

Via: 9to5Mac

New in iOS 10 and macOS Sierra, Apple’s AirPrint is getting some welcomed improvements including ‘AirPrint Bluetooth Beacon’, the ability to create PDFs from the print panel in iOS, and support for multi-user and password-only printing. AirPrint Bluetooth Beacon For […]


Google challenges iBeacon with open format Eddystone

July 15, 2015

Via: itCurated

Google is putting its own spin on beacon technology, releasing the open-source, cross-platform beacon format Eddystone. The format is a direct challenge to Apple’s two-year-old iBeacon specification, which has since become a cornerstone in a bevy of beacon endeavors. Beacons […]