Blesh has become one of the providers of the next-generation Bluetooth® Smart beacon format, Eddystone™, introduced by Google as the backbone of the Physical Web. Eddystone quickly deploys real-world context to users and packs together all of which BLE beacons have to offer: iBeacon, the Physical Web and what comes in line.
Scott Jenson, currently leading Google’s Physical Web project and a part of the Chrome team, recently sat down with Laurence Moroney, also from Google, for a brief chat on the Physical Web.
Jenson explained the basics and hinted new features that we could expect in the upcoming months.
The year 2015 is not entirely what Robert Zemeckis in his epic movie, Back to the Future II, had predicted.
There are no hover boards that float above the roads, there neither are flying cars as a default means of transportation. Although real 2015 has fallen short of such imaginable yet juvenile predictions, not every aspect of Zemeckis’ imagined world is unreal. The foreshadowing details about the telecommunications means in the movie are strikingly similar to today’s reality. Continue Reading…
Blesh Pioneers the First Commercial Physical Web Beacons and SDK to Connect People to The Internet of Things
Now Available: Blesh PW Beacons and PW App That Enable Developers to Assign
Web Attributes to Physical Objects for Frictionless Interaction between People and Things
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – December 16, 2014 — Developers who want a head start enabling physical objects to communicate with smart phones and other personal gadgets can now order Blesh PW Beacons and the Blesh PW App http://ec2-34-246-89-109.eu-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com and participate in the public project called “The Physical Web”, https://github.com/google/