Estimote Intros iBeacon-like Stickers For Everyday Use

by Greg Sterling
Ever since Apple embraced Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) as part of its iBeacon standard, BLE beacons have become the most visible proximity based location technology. Now iBeacon developer Estimote wants to further popularize beacons with microlocation "stickers," that people can put on everyday objects to enable them to send information to your phone.Read the full article

Estimote Sticker Beacons - Introducing Nearables

Estimote Beacons and Stickers are small wireless sensors that you can attach to any location or object. They broadcast tiny radio signals which your smartphone can receive and interpret, unlocking micro-location and contextual awareness. With the Estimote SDK, apps on your smartphone are able to understand their proximity to nearby locations and objects, recognizing their type, ownership, approximate distance, temperature and motion. Learn more and order at