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Better Gimbal Beacon Presentations

We’ve been busy with beacon mobile app projects for our clients the past two years. One thing that we’ve learned is that it's hard to mentally visualize what exactly a beacon is and how it can enrich a customer experience. So we created an enclosure for your Gimbal beacon that can be customized to help [...]

November 3rd, 2015|Tags: , , , , |

SXSW Open House: Beacons, Fitness, and the Best Promo Ever

It’s here. SXSW 2015 has finally arrived. All of the tents are popping up. The street teams are in full t-shirt wearing bloom. And savvy startups are hyping their wares with extended taglines and run on subject lines (as a savvy startup, we are not immune to the hype machine). Much like last year, this [...]

Fun with Estimote Beacons

  We are big fans of Estimote and all of their beacon products.  We’ve been able to integrate their technology with ease into several projects.  They give our apps the ability find your location in the physical world and trigger events within your mobile application.  Powerful.  And we’ve only scratched the surface for how future implementations will [...]

March 3rd, 2015|Tags: , , , |

Beacon Olympics

Everyone loves a good buzz word; the latest in mobile technology, beacons. As popular as they are, the truth is nobody is making a dollar off of them yet. There are a ton of real-world scenarios that have great potential, and we've even done our own demos that show the basic functionality in a controlled [...]

May 21st, 2014|Tags: , , , |

CASE STUDY: Apple Retail (iBeacons + POS)

One thing that we’ve been seeing with our retail projects is that there are so many beacon and commerce possibilities that the industry has yet to shake out a premium model to be emulated. Each retailer has their own internal challenges and structures that requires a level of customization that is particular only to them. [...]

April 9th, 2014|Tags: , , , |