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General topics related to beacons, Estimote Cloud and getting started.
- Getting started with Estimote
- How do beacons work?
- I cannot see my beacons in Estimote Cloud. How do I add them?
Everything you need to know about shipping and ordering beacons.
Tons of inspirations from the beacon projects already built by our clients.
- Apps and projects with Estimote
- Church of St. Michael's inspires, nourishes, and informs with the new beacon-powered MichelApp
- All Hours - an attendance tracking software with beacons
We focus here on use cases based on enter/exit events - sending notifications, logging visits, identifying users, automation and others.
- What use cases are possible with Proximity?
- What is Estimote Monitoring?
- Why should I use Proximity SDK? What are the benefits?
Indoor Location & Asset Tracking
This section is about the use cases based on Estimote Indoor Location - tracking assets or people, wayfinding, heatmaps and others.
- What’s Estimote Indoor Location? Why should I use it?
- How to set up a location in Estimote Indoor Location?
Everything you need to know about the latest addition to the Estimote product family: Estimote LTE Beacon. Find out what it can do and how to work with it here.
- Which browsers support Web Bluetooth?
- What is a heartbeat?
- Programming Principles and Good Practices for Estimote LTE Beacon
- How the LTE Beacon can work with other Estimote devices
- Estimote LTE Beacon — everything you wanted to know
IoT & Sensors
Read here about tracking robots, utilizing digital signage with Mirror and using sensors built into beacons. We also cover NFC and GPIO.
- What kind of sensors do Estimote Beacons have?
- How to use accelerometer and Telemetry packet?
- What's NFC ?
iBeacon & Eddystone
We cover here older solutions based on iBeacon and Eddystone. They're not compatible with Proximity SDK but still work with our beacons.
- What are Nearby Notifications and how to enable them?
- What are region Monitoring and Ranging?
- How to modify iBeacon's UUID, Major, and Minor values?