ChaiOne Insights: iBeacons

Putting The Smart in Smart Office

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There are some excellent consumer IoT and mobile applications on the market right now. But, when it comes to the enterprise, we aren’t seeing as much variety in product offerings. Don’t be discouraged because we’ve found some IoT devices and mobile applications that can put some smart into your office. They solve what some might consider “simple” problems, but they have the potential to make a world of difference in how efficiently your business runs.

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Using Context Aware Mobile Apps in the Oil and Gas Industry

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Seems like anywhere you turn, you’ll hear someone talking about how contextual awareness is the future of technology...or depending on the groups of people you hang out with, maybe you haven’t heard yet? Well, context aware mobile applications and beacons will make a major impact on how people do business now and in the future. Many conversations are happening around beacons (or iBeacons) and retail. Even though some may be concerned with privacy, “77% of consumers said they would be willing to...

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Changing the User Experience with iBeacons

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Context is a growing mobile trend, especially through the use of iBeacons. These inexpensive and low powered proximity sensors track user location to send push notifications. ABI Research predicts that in the next five years, iBeacons will become a 60 million unit market.

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Context Aware Computing & its Growing Impact on Technology

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What works today is not just advertising. True, many Fortune 500 companies may be spending up to $500 million each year on advertising. Yet, the modern age demands a much more lethal tool — the use of context and that is what companies are slowly beginning to understand.

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How iBeacons Work Beyond Retail

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In an earlier blog post, I wrote about how iBeacons could be implemented in the retail industry. Even though iBeacons work well in the retail environment, the technology can be applied to other areas such as conferences, hotels, the automotive industry, and restaurants. iBeacons can even be used for logistics such as storing products in warehouses. For example, you could put iBeacons throughout your warehouse in order to monitor and track inventory. This can help you control inventory levels...

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