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Cleveland Cavaliers Brings iBeacon Technology To Their Arena

02/05/2015, Apple’s iBeacon technology is a great way for retail stores and locations to push notifications onto mobile devices, informing them of promotions and whatnot. Previously we had seen the MLB rollout the iBeacon technology to two stadiums, and it looks...

Samsung Takes On iBeacon With Proximity

11/13/2014, With the iBeacon platform Apple allows businesses and retailers to push local alerts to people within a particular store or stadium, which is an easy way of informing them about a sale or promotion. Samsung has decided to come up with a direct competitor...


First-party Apple iBeacon Hardware Spotted At The FCC

07/13/2014, Last week we reported that according to an analytics firm, they predicted that Apple would ship about 60 million iBeacon devices by 2019. However they note that due to the fact that Apple does not actually make the iBeacon devices themselves, the overall...

EasyJet To Utilize iBeacon Technology For Passenger Reminders

07/11/2014, According to a recent report from ABI Research, the analytics firm expects that Apple’s iBeacon technology will be taking off in a big way, going as far as to estimate shipments of 60 million by 2019. Well if you’re looking for more ways for iBeacon...

iBeacon Shipments Expect To Reach 60 Million In 2019

07/10/2014, While Apple’s iBeacon technology might not necessarily be as widely heralded compared to Apple’s other products and services, like the iPhone, iPad, Siri, and so on, it has quietly been gaining a fair amount of traction, to the point where ABI...

Apple To Share More iBeacon News At WWDC 2014 [Rumor]

06/01/2014, Apple’s iBeacon technology was revealed in WWDC 2013 and according to a report from The Wall Street Journal, it seems that Apple has more details about the technology that they are planning on sharing at WWDC 2014. They also state that Apple will be...

Apple’s Biometric EarPods Are Not Exactly A Secret

05/05/2014, Earlier this week someone posted on the anonymous revelation app Secret that Apple is developing a new line of biometric EarPods that will be capable of measuring heart rate and blood pressure. The poster also claimed that iBeacon technology would be...

Virgin Atlantic To Incorporate The Use Of iBeacon Technology

05/02/2014, iBeacon has been gaining quite a bit of popularity these days and we have seen it used in a variety of situations, with the latest being a pub crawl that uses iBeacon to reward patrons with drinks, food, achievements, and so on. Well the next time you fly...

NYC Bars Use iBeacon To Make Pub Crawls More High-Tech

04/29/2014, Pub crawls are nothing new and we’re sure many of you guys have participated in them before. However for some we can only imagine that staying put in one location might be more preferred, as opposed to traveling to multiple bars in a single night...

Tzukuri Sunglasses Will Use iBeacon To Help You Locate Them

04/28/2014, Sunglasses can be easily misplaced and we’re sure there are more than a few of us out there who have lost multiple sunglasses in the past. We could have left them in a restaurant, in school, at the office, or they might have fallen behind a table at...

iBeacon Technology To Be Used In UN Exhibit On Landmines

03/31/2014, iBeacon is an interesting piece of technology that we’ve seen applied to a variety of scenarios, such as to help enhance the shopping experience and applied even for gaming. Now it seems that the use of iBeacon could be applied towards education where...

MLB Completes Rollout Of iBeacon To Two Stadiums

02/14/2014, Apple’s iBeacon technology is a pretty interesting one as it opens up the possibility to use in a variety of situations. Originally designed to help shoppers navigate their way through Apple’s retail stores, it has since been used in grocery stores,...