iBeacons: Why Form Factors Matter

It’s a brave new world of beacons, a place in which the world will be talking to your phone rather than the other way around. And as you get used to the idea that a lamp post or a store shelf or the equipment at the local gym is sending silent pings to your mobile […]

Arduino-Based Bluetooth LE Development Kit With iBeacons Potential

San Francisco start-up COIN recently announced the launch of a Bluetooth LE Arduino developer kit for all you geeks out there who would prefer to hack your own hardware than get in line for Estimote or other beacons. While not yet launched, the kits will start shipping in December. The goal of the kits is […]