Close to half of users surveyed would like to receive messaging via iBeacons. If you are a retailer, you can't deny the potential value of super location specific marketing via iBeacons . Mobikats has built a demo, demonstrating how iBeacons can be used for retailers to reach out their customers. Contact us to see more. Check out this great article http://tinyurl.com/kpnjh2o
Tribeca film festival is using iBeacons to help film goers see show time schedules. Users approach a cinema and are immediately alerted to film schedules. I think this kind of tech is very cool for festivals to http://tinyurl.com/lny6vpn
UN are using iBeacons to create a virtual minefield at The New York Museum of Contemporary Art. Users install the app Sweeper and then try to navigate a room containing hidden iBeacons, which simulate mines.
A thought provoking use of iBeacons technology.
iBeacons have naturally gravitated to the world of shopping, but how else can they be used?
At Mobikatsenterprise we are exploring a number of usage scenarios from museums, the office, industrial settings and even in the home. Once you put your mind to it, the ability of iBeacons to provide micro-location possibilities, means almost endless ideas on how they can be used to enrich mobile app experiences. Through this blog, we’re try to keep you up to date with what we and others are doing with iBeacons.