Seattle Starbucks Tests Cash-Free Location

Seattle Starbucks Tests Cash-Free Location

Bluetooth and NFC: On the Forefront of Industry Innovation   It has been a tumultuous few years for consumers. Industries are pushing forward with proximity technologies which, just yesterday, seemed the stuff of science fiction. Many consumers are eagerly on board,...
Five Industries Using Beacons

Five Industries Using Beacons

Beacons are no longer the new kid on the block. They’re an established method of bringing RTLS to businesses at any scale. Beacons met initial success in retail environments but have rapidly found use-cases in dozens of industries. Here are five industry...
6 Ways Beacons Are Changing How We Transit

6 Ways Beacons Are Changing How We Transit

Unlike GPS, Beacons work underground and are the perfect proximity-based solution for most forms of travel.  1. Effortless Ticket Verification. Transit systems are leveraging the power of Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) to offer commuters convenient apps for purchasing and...
How Beacons Boost Customer Engagement

How Beacons Boost Customer Engagement

Beacons are discreet devices which interact with Bluetooth-enabled devices to send targeted notifications to user’s phones through an application or through Google Nearby. Beacons help gamify the shopping experience and can provide timely notifications which influence...