Apple’s iBeacon turns location sensing inside out

Network World – Apple’s iBeacon location sensing technology, based on the Bluetooth radio in your iPhone, promises to personalize the world around you. For users, this increasingly popular technology changes the question of “Where am I?” into the announcement “Here I am!”

An iBeacon is a Bluetooth Low Energy radio that broadcasts a signal in a given area, say the doorway to a clothing or grocery store. Your iPhone – if it has Bluetooth 4.0..

….read more at networkworld

Apple iBeacon

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *