Need a quick refresher on the benefits of beacon technology? Fear not! We at BeaconGrid have created a bluetooth beacon infographic for all your BLE beacon needs.Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]
Sorting through your options among Bluetooth technology can be like trying to choose products in a foreign grocery store. Should I get the purplish thing or the yellowish thing? How are you supposed to eat this? Can someone please translate the signs?
To mitigate some of the confusion involved in choosing beacons, we have written this article to make navigating the landscape of Bluetooth beacons easier for you.Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]
Until now, most uses of Apple’s iBeacon technology have been focused on retail spaces. However, universities have an equal or even greater opportunity to implement iBeacons by improving campus experiences for every consumer. The infographic below explains how universities use beacons currently to do so.Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]
So, I just learned something unnerving. If you call 911, and you can’t tell them where you are--maybe you don’t know, maybe you can’t speak because you’re injured or disoriented--they can’t quickly find you if you’re using a cell phone. Not only that, but every single year, these delays due to 911 call centers’ incorrect guesses about a caller’s location result in thousands of deaths across the country due to outdated ems technology.Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]
A well-planned deployment is essential for a cost-effective usage of bluetooth beacons. To save on the hours of employing technical staff and the cost of ineffective configuration and placement, it is important to create a plan. Following is a checklist that you can use to ascertain a successful deployment.Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]
Hi all; I’m glad you stuck around. Things are looking up around here. So, the last time we talked, I wrote about the basic terminology and operations when it comes to Bluetooth Beacon technology. Today, let’s take it to the next level...Amazon's Echo.Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]
We're excited to be joining the Bluetooth SIG, Google, Under Armour, GE Lighting, ABI Research, and other industry leaders for “An IoT for Everyone” discussion.
We cover several topics, including how to make the IoT accessible to everyone.Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]
We started BeaconGrid with the notion of developing integrated electronics hardware & software that will fit into a standard single gang duplex wall outlet. The ultimate goal was to create a sensor outlet (presence first) that would be secure, scalable, and reliable.Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]