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Skyhook Introduces Personas: Segments for Mobile Targeting, Attribution and Insights

Mar 7, 2016   

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Skyhook’s 3,000+ location-based Personas deliver unique behavioral targeting capabilities.

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Topics: Advertising, Press Releases, personas

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

Feb 23, 2016   

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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: Devices, Wearables, Press Releases

Skyhook Wireless Acquired by TruePosition

Feb 19, 2014   

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BERWYN, Pa.Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- TruePosition Inc., a provider of wireless location solutions and a subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation, announces the acquisition of Skyhook Wireless, a provider of hybrid wireless positioning technology and contextual location intelligence. The acquisition bolsters the product portfolio of both companies by leveraging their complementary technologies. 

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Topics: Skyhook News, Press Releases

Skyhook and CAMS Partner to Certify that Gamers Comply with New Jersey's New Geolocation Requirements

Jan 23, 2014   

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BOSTON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Skyhook Wireless, the inventors of Wi-Fi and hybrid positioning announced a partnership with CAMS LLC – the leader in providing online operators with payment connectivity, geolocation and Know Your Customer (KYC) verification services –  to provide Wi-Fi location services in the state of New Jersey. On November 21st, the state of New Jersey authorized online gaming. According to NJ.com, Governor Chris Christie anticipates online gaming will produce $1 billion in casino revenue by next July.

CAMS will use Skyhook's Certified Location combined with its Certified Location for Web (formerly known as Loki) product as part of the CAMS suite of geolocation and related services to ensure that people who are gaming online are actually inside New Jersey state lines.  Skyhook Certified Location uses data from multiple sources to produce a corroborated, tamper-resistant location result that ensures a user's location even if they are trying to thwart geolocation measures.  By combining data from GPS, cell radio, Wi-Fi access points, and IP addresses, Skyhook Certified Location is able to locate users with maximum confidence and detect when location sources are being faked. 

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Topics: Press Releases

Mobile Music App Radio Soars In Usage After Adding GeoSocial Features

Nov 16, 2010   

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Popular service joins other music apps ShareTunes and SongStumblr using Skyhook's location technology to grow user base and loyalty

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Topics: Press Releases