iBeacon with Passbook Demonstration



Buy GemTot Beacons (Eddystone, iBeacon, AltBeacon support) https://passkit.com/gemtot-beacons-eddystone-ibeacon-altbeacon/

This video http://youtu.be/60pecFLs6b4 provides step by step instructions for how to use the GemTot SDK App. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/gemtot-sdk/id967907684?mt=8

At the end of the demo, the audience will be able to:
1. Describe the main benefits of iBeacon technology.
2. Understand why the distance measured is not precise.
3. Articulate how differentiated proximity services can be delivered using iBeacon ranges.
4. Identify opportunities to use Passbook passes and iBeacon technology to drive traffic and loyalty.

Businesses use PassKit to integrate technologies like Apple’s iBeacon and Wallet, to create unique and remarkable experiences for their customers today.

PassKit connects the physical world to the digital world by enabling information, experiences or tokens of value that are relevant to a person’s location, preferences and/or behaviours to be pushed to the smartphone.  Businesses use PassKit to integrate technologies like Apple’s iBeacon and Passbook, to create unique and remarkable experiences for their customers today.

As smartphone and micro-location technology continue to evolve, PassKit remains on the cutting edge, ensuring these innovations are instantly accessible to everyone. Founded in June 2012 and headquartered in Hong Kong, PassKit is already being used by thousands of pioneering companies worldwide.

For more information visit https://passkit.com/
Download the app: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/gemtot-sdk/id967907684?mt=8

Four Seasons iBeacon Demo 2 – Revisit at Home & Share



Here we continue our 40+ iBeacon tour from the Four Seasons Denver, but at home on an iPad. Join us for a dive into how to revisit and share beacons you’ve encountered. This demo highlights PlaceApp with the PlaceBMS (Beacon Management System) pushing Four Seasons art tour content. We hope this stimulates thoughts on how you might use iBeacons and leverage PlaceApp and PlaceBMS for your needs. Please contact us with questions or comments. And visit our website at www.westcompass.com

July 22nd – I Work Through an iBeacon Tutorial



I check out the only Swift iBeacon tutorial I could find. Quicktime crashes. I get sad.

Code: https://github.com/robomex/iBeaconTutorial

Tutorial: http://ibeaconmodules.us/blogs/news/14702963-getting-started-developing-ibeacon-apps-with-swift-on-apple-ios-7-8

Song: Arctic Monkeys – Arabella

Four Seasons iBeacon Installation Demo



Here we reveal our 40+ iBeacon installation at the Four Seasons in Denver. Join us for a brief real-life tour highlighting iBeacon technology, PlaceApp and PlaceBMS (Beacon Management System) at the Four Seasons. The beacons used here are our PlaceBeacons, however any iBeacon from any manufacturer is supported and could have been used. We hope this stimulates thoughts on how you might use iBeacons and leverage PlaceApp and PlaceBMS for your needs. Please contact us with questions or comments. And please visit our website at www.westcompass.com

How iBeacon Works in Museums



Once in a museum, visitors would like to see detailed descriptions and information. Right in front of the display, visitors can now receive a notification on their smart phones and tablets. Watch how.

Blesh has been implementing iBeacons and delivering proximity notifications for its member companies since late 2013.
For more information: http://www.blesh.com