Beacons (Apple calls them iBeacons™) are small transmitters that are permanently sending a signal in a distance from a few inches/centimeters (close), to a few foot/meters (near) and up to 70 meters to all devices that are listening for such a signal. The devices that listen are all iPhone newer than the iPhone 4s and devices that support Android 4.3 or newer such as a Samsung Galaxy S4. If your device is receiving a signal and it knows what to do with it, it will notify on the device screen about it with a message such as, here is something that might interest you such as a coupon or a special offer.
Bonnaroo Festival & Kontakt Beacons 🙂
Kontakt.io has partnered with dozens of innovative companies, to create and deliver unique customer experiences with our beacon / iBeacon platform. In this Partner Spotlight, we’re featuring Aloompa – an American app development company that provides best-in-class mobile applications for festivals,…
Part 1 of our Quick Beacon Deployment Guide This is the first of a series of articles about what factors you’ll want to take into account when planning your Beacon deployment. In this “How To” series you will learn: The best way to configure your Beacon Identifiers (UUID, Major, and Minor) Optimizin…
Help us get to SXSW 2015 by voting for our talk “Beacons Temple of Doom – Critical Things to Know”. Details are on our blog, and the SXSW Panel Picker http://panelpicker.sxsw.com/vote/37507
Kontakt.io has been nominated to speak at the 2015 SXSW conference, in collaboration with our awesome partners at Mutual Mobile. We want to be there in Austin Texas on March 13-17 2015 – to talk about how you can get the most out your beacon deployment, while avoiding the common pitfalls that emerge…
We launched a new product today – a WiFi & Cloud enable beacon. It’s the most powerful beacon you can get today! Now available in limited quantities for pre-order http://kontakt.io/introducing-kontakt-io-cloud-beacon/
Introducing the Kontakt.io Cloud Beacon Bluetooth Smart connectivity was just the beginningBuilt-in WiFi unlocks a whole new level of possibilitiesThis is the most powerful beacon money can buyOnly 10,000 unitsavailable before January
Great work Balefirehq!
iBeacon for festivals offers a significant opportunity for festival administrators to interact and connect with their visitors in profound new ways. Learn More
#Beacon solutions in retail are now booming, but just wait when for other industries catching the #ibeacon train… http://www.dazeinfo.com/2014/08/01/apple-inc-aapl-ibeacon-technology-device-shipments-2019/
Apple Inc. (AAPL) iBeacon technology will help the beacon enabled devices shipment reach 60 million by 2019. A great opportnity for startups
We have an honor to introduce you the HotSpot Parking – the first company in our Partner Spotlight -series. Navigate to our blog and find about their unique beacon solution, and our cooperation.
Kontakt.io has partnered with dozens of innovative companies, to create and deliver unique customer experiences with our beacon / iBeacon platform. This is the first post in a new Partner Spotlight series that will highlight some of the solutions created by our partners. Today, we’re featuring HotSp…
We were approached by SABMiller to help them build and test a prototype iPhone application using ibeacons to push location based beer offers to customers in pubs and supermarkets. Read our learnings here http://www.ideasmadedigital.com/home/index/10