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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Replacing RFID wands with beacon technology

Michael Carne

Michael Carne /

RFID wands and readers have long been used as a way to track activity and monitor whether contract, SLA or safety requirements are met. Some industry examples include commercial janitors creating an audit trail of cleaning activity, farmers monitoring cattle progress, and medical staff tracking inventory and equipment. However, emerging...

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What’s the beacon ROI? Building the business case for a beacon-enabled workplace

Michael Carne

Michael Carne /

Enterprise clients often ask how they justify the expense of implementing a beacon (or ibeacon) program to peers and management. While it is difficult to provide a proscriptive guide, some common themes have emerged from clients that have successfully deployed Lighthouse. 1. Calculate time wasted finding people or assets Lighthouse...

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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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Pause Fest 2015 Will Be Powered By Beacon Technology

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

We’re excited to announce that we’ve partnered with Pause Fest and that the 2015 Pause Fest iOS and Android app will be powered by Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons. BLE beacons will be strategically deployed throughout Federation Square, the festivals digital innovation hub, enabling the Pause Fest app...

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