September 14, 2016
By Annie Mueller
Beacons are small devices that work wirelessly and communicate via Bluetooth with nearby electronics. Apple released the first iBeacon in 2013. There was a lot of hype and a little continued interest, but no one was quite sure how beacons would really, effectively, and easily be used in business environments.
Well, now we know. Or, at least, we’re starting to see the true potential of these unobtrusive, unassuming little devices.