Lighthouse.io Raises $1.25M To Disrupt Labor Based Industries With IoT

Patrick Carne

Patrick Carne /

In 2015 we set out on a mission to disrupt labor intensive industries through the delivery of an intelligent, location-aware software platform. Advances in smartphones and IoT sensors created an opportunity to completely change how businesses manage their workforce and assets. Over the past two years that idea has grown...

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Lighthouse is expanding to the US!

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

We’re thrilled to announce that, with the opening of our US office in New York City, Lighthouse has officially gone global! It has been an explosive year for the beacon market and Lighthouse in particular. We completed the largest beacon deployment in Australia, partnered with PauseFest and demonstrated how...

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McDonald's shows us that iBeacon has the potential to boost sales

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

It’s been a while since we’ve seen some fresh stats emerge on iBeacon but the latest from fast food giant McDonald’s demonstrate just how powerful the proximity based technology can be for the bottom line. McDonald’s conducted a four week pilot program across 26 franchises in...

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Bluetooth 4.2 takes iBeacon and the IoT to the next level

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

Bluetooth just got a lot smarter which is great news for the future of iBeacon and the Internet of Things (IoT). Announced earlier this week, Bluetooth 4.2 offers improved privacy protection and lower power consumption. It’s also a lot faster and more reliable syncing data 2.5x faster...

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The future of beacons is bright

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

This article originally appeared on www.bandt.com.au When Apple, Google and Samsung get behind a new technology innovation it’s almost certain to make it to the mainstream masses. And that’s exactly what has happened with Bluetooth SMART beacons. These tiny, low cost transmitters are not only...

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iBeacon - The stats are out, but is the hype justified?

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

There’s no doubt that ‘iBeacon’ has been one of the hot topics of 2014. Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) was quietly going about its business until apple slipped iBeacon into its WWDC last June. Now retailers, FMCG brands, banks, airlines, insurers and cafes are rolling out a steady stream of...

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Lighthouse has officially launched!

Patrick Carne

Patrick Carne /

After countesses hours of hard work by the Lighthouse team we’re proud to say that we’ve officially ditched the beta tag and have launched our commercial product. We’re incredibly thankful to our beta customers who have provided invaluable feedback and have helped shape the product that we’...

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