Tag: Bluetooth LE

Wireless Technologies for IoT – Antennas and Beacons – training free of charge

Bluetooth Low Energy-beacon / iBeacon

Kaufingerstraße 15, 80331 Munich, Germany (map) Donnerstag, 5. Febr 2015 19:00 Source of the text and free of charge registration In our first meetup in 2015 we will cover important wireless technologies for the “last mile” of IoT applications. We will learn how senders and receivers aka antennas and Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) devices can […]

Bluetooth Low Energy – the digital Swiss knife – part 1

BLE Bluetooth Low Energy beacon at key-fob

What to do with Bluetooth Low Energy? Which applications can we cover? Several short articles shall give you an idea for useful applications on BLE. The first article is related to my lost key-fob. BLE beacon at key-fob (1) Estimated twenty-five years ago I lost my keys at the ruins of Corinth in Greece. I […]

iBeacon versus Bluetooth Low Energy Beacon

BLE key fob

For some reasons Apple was brainwashing the whole world. The whole world means that the iBeacon is the only beacon. iBeacons are stupid. iBeacon only really transmit their ID around the clock. Apple has not invented Bluetooth Low Energy. Apple even did not invent the Bluetooth Low Energy beacon. They just registered the trademark iBeacon […]