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Skyhook Wins AOTMP Award at CES 2017

Jan 13, 2017   

Posted by Ronda Billings Morra

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We're happy to announce that Skyhook has been chosen as a winner of the AOTMP Director's Award at CES this year! Since our founding in 2003, our team of engineers, data scientists and geospatial experts have driven innovative new products that have come to define the location industry. The team is proud to be recognized among tech heavy hitters like Apple, Amazon, IBM, Microsoft and Facebook.

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Topics: Devices, Wearables, Internet of Things, Iot

Internet of Things Events You Can't Miss in 2017

Jan 9, 2017   

Posted by Angela Diaco

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The Internet of Things continues to grow as sensors get smaller, savings get bigger and developers wrap their arms around the massive opportunities provided by a growing list of IoT vendors. Connected things continue to take leaps into the mainstream with devices like Amazon's Alexa and Whirpool's Smart appliances. This increasing number of smart "things" are integrating into peoples’ lives at a faster clip than anyone could imagine. The consumer space is seeing rapid growth alongside healthcare, transportation, education, manufacturing and shipping industries - just to name a few.

 

We've pulled together the following list of IoT events driving this rapidly evolving market:

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Topics: Devices, Internet of Things

Skyhook and Watson IoT keep your assets on track

Dec 19, 2016   

Posted by Dave McHoul

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Skyhook and Watson IoT: Using hybrid location solutions to keep your assets on track

 Imagine a scenario that occurs daily across the world: one hospital needs to transport an organ across town to another hospital where a transplant recipient is waiting. The receiving hospital is tracking its location to make sure everything is ready at the appropriate time. Then the van enters an urban canyon, tunnel or parking garage and its location is lost. 

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Topics: Devices, Internet of Things, Asset Tracking

Customer Spotlight: Kid Safety Wearable hereO Taps Skyhook for Location

Nov 21, 2016   

Posted by Angela Diaco

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Most wearable market data says that there's still plenty of headroom in the health & fitness market with 81% of consumers citing purchasing interest, but a recent study revealed the wearables’ next great market opportunity lies in devices that help track the whereabouts of family members and protect their safety. Skyhook is excited to usher in those safety features by partnering with hereO - a kid safety, location-enabled smartwatch.

hereO has developed the smallest cellular-connected GPS location device in the world. The device allows families to check current or historic locations of their loved ones as well as give directions to find one another. The trendy watch is designed for children aged 3+ and is comfortable, water resistant and can withhold up to 60 hours of usage between charges. The watch also has a built-in panic feature that sends an alert to the parent when triggered. 

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Topics: Devices, Wearables

Skyhook Launches Precision Location for IoT (Internet of Things)

Oct 4, 2016   

Posted by Ronda Billings Morra

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BOSTON, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Skyhook, the world's leading independent location platform, today announced the launch of Precision Location for IoT (Internet of Things), a lightweight, battery-conscious solution for integrating precision location into connected devices. Already award-winning, Skyhook's Precision Location for IoT has received a 2016 Product of the Year Award from IoT Evolution Magazine and IoT Evolution World, the leading magazine and website covering IoT technologies.

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Topics: Devices, Wearables, Internet of Things, Iot

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