iBeacon is Apple’s implementation of Bluetooth low-energy (BLE) wireless technology, which allows Mobile Apps to listen for signals from beacons in the physical world and react accordingly. With an iBeacon network, any brand, retailer app or platform will be able to provide location-based information and services to iPhones and other iOs devices. This technology should improve the way brands communicate with consumers because it provides an opportunity to send customers highly contextual, hyper-local, meaningful messages and advertisements on their smartphones. Here is a list of startups that are harnessing the power of iBeacon!
- To be a startup that is using the iBeacon technology
- The purpose of each startup
- How iBeacon is used in order to achieve the startups purpose
New York, New York
Estimote is a team of 60 striving to change how consumers interact daily with the world around them. Their products are unique looking, low power computers attached to walls or objects in the physical world. With proximity technologies, these tiny beacons are able to detect human presence and trigger pre-programmed actions that will enhance user experience. The startup has recently released the world’s first video beacon, the Estimote Mirror. It allows users to interact with any video ...