The Making of Precise Location, Demystified.

Download Anatomy of Location to learn how Skyhook positions devices worldwide and provides the world's most precise location and contextual user data.

The Original Hybrid System


With over 100 patents owned, and dozens more in process, our first-party location network allows Skyhook to deliver ground-truth location for devices worldwide. This technical document details the Skyhook method for providing precise location for billions of requests each month. It's this technology that stands as the backbone of our deep contextual knowledge of mobile users. 

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