Beacons – Coming To An Airport Near You?
March 11, 2014 – Beacon technology has been hailed as a game-changer in retail. It uses Bluetooth to trigger the display of information on phones and tablets that is relevant to the specific location and context of the user. But will Beacons be used at the world’s airports? SITA Lab , the technology research team of the air transport industry’s IT provider SITA , has conducted the earliest trials of beacon technology at airports and has today issued its findings in its paper...