What are Beacons?

Back in September, our CEO at SavvyCard came into our R&D office and asked a simple question: “Who has heard of beacons?”

…???

Now, it’s not often when a question like that leaves our team in silence. There’s generally someone who is familiar with any given technology in the mobile and web development industries, but this question had the team speechless.

What I’ve since learned is that beacons aren’t new — they’re just not common. Not yet, anyway.

Continue reading What are Beacons?