Apple Invents iBeacon Version 2 using Ultra-Wide Band Radio ...
Apple's iBeacon used a class of Bluetooth low energy (BLE) device that broadcast their identifier to nearby portable electronic devices. According to a new Apple patent discovered in Europe today, Apple is considering the use of Ultra-Wideband (UWB) radio technology for a future version of iBeacon, which the patent refers to as "Node Anchors." While smartphones and tablets garner most [read more]
Patently AppleJan 5 4:18
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