Moving past the computer revolution aimed to link every machine to every other machine through the Internet, beacon technology wants to reach people within a few meters of their transmitting devices. See the implications this will have in the professional world.
Apple takes on another big step in indoor mapping, launching an app that allows business to map their locations. Apple may be headed towards integrating an indoor mapping database with Apple Watch and iPhone sensors.
Pinpoint-location platform, what3words, obtains funding round let by Intel Capital to simplify and improve location-sharing. What3words’ word bundles increase sharing efficiency as it reduces the possibility for errors.