Best of Beacons this Week: University of Texas launches a beacon app and more

  We are back with this week’s best of beacons post. In this feature, we will cover some interesting news and updates, right from the news of the University of Texas launching a beacon-enabled app to an exciting post on how airports are leveraging iBeacon technology for better perks. So, sit back and check out […]

4 Interesting iBeacon Use cases You Need to Know

iBeacon technology’s application in multiple verticals is reaching new heights as is the number of beacons deployed globally. According to reports, 5 million out of 6.2 million proximity sensors deployed globally this year are beacons.This number is on track to reach 8 million beacons by the end of 2016, with a steady growth to 400 […]

Best of Beacons This Week: Google tests ‘Hands Free’ beacon app for mobile payments and more


We are back with another issue of ‘Best of Beacons’ this Week. This week we’ve got a great lineup of beacon articles in store, right from Google’s announcement about testing a beacon-enabled mobile app called ‘Hands Free’ to Business Insider’s report on the boom in IoT. So sit back, sip a cup of coffee, and […]

Introducing Proximity Notifications in Beaconstac


Today we’re excited to announce the launch of Notifications. This new feature allows easy integration of Notifications into your campaigns without writing a single line of code. Unlike Push Notifications that are sent by a server, Local Notifications are initiated by an app. Both iOS and Android users are alerted with standard banners whenever a […]

Best of Beacons this Week: University of Oklahoma uses beacons to find rooms on campus, and more


We are back with another power-packed issue of ‘Best of Beacons this Week’ as we move towards the end of 2015. This week we’ve got a great lineup of beacon articles in store, from vital forecasts studying the growth of the global iBeacon market over the period 2014-2019, to how the sports industry is leveraging […]