Could Eddystone Kill Battery Powered Beacons?

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It’s the great debate in the beacosphere, should you use battery powered beacons or fixed power beacons? With the recent release of Eddystone, this debate just became much more interesting. Whether or not you’ve made the official jump and purchased beacons, you understand the importance of battery powered vs fixed powered. Which is why you understand […]

3 Reasons Fast Food And Mobile Payments Make A Quick Match

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I only expect a few things out of my fast food. But what I do expect, I expect to be done well. Two of these things are that it’s fast and convenient. I expect it to be easy to order and ready in a short amount of time, so I can be on my way. That […]

5 Ways Mobile Wallet Can Change The Way You Travel

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Airports and airlines are clumsy environments. Waiting in lines, finding gates, delayed flights, and ridiculous in-flight purchasing policies make traveling far less enjoyable than it should be. But simple integration of the mobile wallet could be the answer to a much more enjoyable travel experience. Both travelers and airlines alike, need to be smoother and […]

GemTot Beacons Now Support the AltBeacon Specification

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We’re proud to announce that GemTot USB Beacons now fully support both the iBeacon and AltBeacon specification. This means that a single GemTot beacon is able to simultaneously broadcast iBeacon and AltBeacon signals! What is AltBeacon? The AltBeacon specification, developed by Radius Networks, defines the format of the advertisement message that Bluetooth Low Energy proximity […]