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Customer Spotlight: Sharp Selects Skyhook for Location in New Mobile Robot Phone, RoBoHoN

Jun 13, 2016   

Posted by Angela Diaco

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Skyhook is partnering up with Sharp to provide accurate location in their new mobile robot phone, RoBoHoN. There's not much RoBoHoN can't do. Standing just under 8in tall, his voice activation allows him to help in the office and kitchen. You can talk, make actions, or express feelings with him. 

 

We spoke with Tomoya Tanaka, Manager of Product Planning Dept, and Takayuki Mohri, Manager of Software Development Dept at Sharp to discuss the relationship.  

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Topics: Customer Success, Devices, Press Releases, Iot

Customer Spotlight: Independent Living Wearable Tech Provider mCareWatch Selects Skyhook to Improve Location Accuracy

May 31, 2016   

Posted by Ronda Billings Morra

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Skyhook is announcing its partnership with Australia-based mCareWatch, a company whose wearable devices use the latest technology to provide assisted living, mobile health and telecare solutions. mCareWatch is deploying Skyhook’s Precision Location solution to improve the location accuracy of their mobile devices.

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Topics: Customer Success, Devices, Wearables

Customer Spotlight: Adtech Leader AdTheorent Selects Skyhook Personas to Improve Client Advertising Effectiveness

Mar 8, 2016   

Posted by Angela Diaco

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Skyhook is excited to be partnering with AdTheorent, a technology company whose data-driven predictive solutions are transforming digital advertising.  AdTheorent is leveraging Skyhook’s Personas to improve their clients’ advertising campaign effectiveness.

We sat down with Rick Dalton, AdTheorent’s VP of Yield and Data Strategy to discuss the relationship:  

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Topics: Customer Success, Advertising, personas

Narrative Partners with Skyhook to Bring Location Data to Wearable Camera Market

Feb 23, 2016   

Posted by Skyhook Wireless

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Narrative will leverage Skyhook's pioneering hybrid positioning solution to add location-based context to photo and video content.

 

BOSTON, Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Skyhook Wireless, the world's leading location services company, today announced that it has been selected by San Francisco and Stockholm-based Narrative, the company that introduced the most wearable full HD camera featuring video and audio capabilities, to power geo-contextual photo capture on the Narrative Clip 2 camera.  With the Skyhook integration, Narrative's consumers will now have access to improved location-based data and context with the moments and stories they capture and share with the world.

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Topics: Customer Success, Skyhook News, Devices, Wearables, Press Releases

Customer Spotlight: Skyhook Location Fuels Singapore’s National Science Experiment

Nov 9, 2015   

Posted by Ashley Osgood

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Skyhook is excited to be partnering the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) to carry out Singapore’s first large-scale National Science Experiment. This experiment is organized by the Ministry of Education and the National Research Foundation Singapore to develop an interest in science among the country’s young people. In this project, fifty thousand students across Singapore will carry a sensor to collect data on travel mobility patterns, location, environment, etc. The students learn how to analyze the data as part of its Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) program.

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Topics: Customer Success, Devices, Company