Beacon technology has many other applications. The same precision of targeting that finds consumers can enable communications directed to someone in a particular seat at a stadium or standing in front of a museum installation or an artwork in a gallery. Beacons are often said to work like lighthouses sending out an intermittent signal that can be detected by an entity within range. Beacon Instead of the light signals that guide ships however the beacon emits a radio signal that can be picked up by nearby mobile devices equipped with the associated app. As Google developers commented at the release for the company’s Eddy stone beacon profile Just like lighthouses have helped sailors navigate the world for thousands of years, electronic beacons can be used to provide precise location and contextual cues within apps to help you navigate the world. Thanks a lot to Beacon technology.
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