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Apr
2016

HOW TO ACTIVATE PHYSICAL WEB ON IOS

1- Install the Chrome browser 2- Slide open your notification panel, and click on the tab “Today” 3- Add the chrome browser to your widget Click on the edit button in the tab “Today” Click on the corresponding **”+” button to add Chrome Click on done on the upper, right-hand corner 4- Now you can see the chrome widget […]

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Apr
2016

THE PHYSICAL WEB IN A NUTSHELL

The Physical Web is Google’s new way of interacting with connected objects. A “Physical Web” object emits a URL that triggers an interaction through a Physical Web application. The Physical Web is the new QR Code, with two major benefits: Physical Web URLs are smartly pushed to a user’s device: no need to open the application to receive notifications […]

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Apr
2016

WHAT IS A BEACON AND WHAT TO DO WITH IT

A beacon is small device that emits frames using a Bluetooth Low Energy protocol. A beacon can emit frames in various formats. Nowadays, the most popular protocol is iBeacon (Apple technology). However, there are several other protocols on the market, such as Eddystone, which is an open-source format developed by Google. A beacon emits frames at regular advertising […]

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Sep
2014

BORDEAUX: ‘REAL TIME TBM ’ SOLUTION DEPLOYED ON THE ENTIRE NETWORK OF BUS STOPS

With its world premiere of ground-powered streetcars launched in 2003, Bordeaux Métropole established itself at the forefront of transport and transit innovations. In 2014, Bordeaux Métropole initiated the roll-out of Connecthings’ agile and innovative solution to supplement its network of physical Traveler Info-Points. Connecthings’ “smart stickers” with NFC and QR code were tagged onto 3,500 […]

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