Tag: beacons


Beacons Get Their Silver Screen Moment

February 2, 2016

Via: Pymnts

While beacons are getting plenty of attention behind the scenes, there’s no doubt that they’ve ceded the spotlight to other disruptive and emerging technologies. The story of the tortoise and the hare hasn’t endured this long without holding some truth […]

Editorial, Wireless

NFC, BLE technologies and their possible future

July 15, 2015

Via: IT Curated

Bluetooth Low Energy, abbreviated BLE Bluetooth Low Energy is a technology first developed by Nokia researchers (2006). It ended up entirely different from the Bluetooth technology, although based on the same standards. iBeacon is Apple’s implementation of BLE, introduced in […]