Solar Eclipse Crowd Density Predictions

Aug 18, 2017   

Posted by Melissa Burke

Lat. 42.351994 Long. -71.047663

The first solar eclipse since 1979 will be taking place on Monday, August 21st. This marks the first time in history that the solar eclipse will only be visible in the United States and the first time since 1918 that a solar eclipse will be visible from coast to coast.  

Read More

Topics: location, crowd density, Foot traffic

GeoGuard and Skyhook Pioneer Media Piracy Protection for Film Industry

Aug 16, 2017   

Posted by Ronda Billings Morra

Lat. 42.351994 Long. -71.047663

Precise Location Data Enables Studios and Networks to Securely Pre-Release Content Without the Threat of Piracy

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, August 16, 2017 – GeoGuard, the geo-location piracy prevention experts and Skyhook, the world's leading behavioral location intelligence company, today announced a collaboration that provides the content industry with the industry's first solution that ensures viewers are verifiably watching films and TV at home. The solution is the first of its kind for the content industry and combines precise location data from Skyhook with today’s strongest defences against geo-piracy from GeoGuard.

Read More

Topics: Press Releases, location data, location accuracy

How to use location data effectively in your ad campaign

Aug 15, 2017   

Posted by Matt Kojalo

Lat. 42.351994 Long. -71.047663

This blog first appeared on Oracle Data Cloud's blog

Much has been said about the value that location data brings to digital advertising—particularly as ad spend and screen time continue shifting to mobile.

Read More

Topics: Advertising, location based advertising, location based marketing

What is an SDK and an API?

Aug 11, 2017   

Posted by Chris Donais

Lat. 42.351994 Long. -71.047663

Mobile applications consist of several APIs and SDKs, and there’s a lot of confusion around what an SDK and an API are and what the difference is between the two. In this blog we discuss what they are and how they serve different purposes.

Read More

Topics: sdk, software development kit, api

7 Companies Conquering IoT Right Now

Aug 8, 2017   

Posted by Brittany Dervan

Lat. 42.351994 Long. -71.047663

The Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem is continuously changing and developing and the future looks bright. Bain estimates that by 2020, annual revenues could exceed $450 billion for IoT vendors selling hardware, software and comprehensive solutions. IoT is making lives easier and helping businesses run more efficiently and effectively. There are 7 companies right now that are standing out from the rest and utilizing IoT to the best of their ability.

Read More

Topics: Internet of Things, location