The Bluetooth® developer community is always pushing the technology forward, and this summer has been no different. Their innovation serves as an ongoing reminder of how Bluetooth technology is being used to create a more connected world, free from wires.

Here are just a few of the announcements from this summer.

How Bluetooth LE is Improving Bricks-and-Mortar Retail for Consumers and Stores

This article highlights how low-power, short-range wireless tech is still only scratching the surface of the multitrillion-dollar global retail industry. Read more.

High Accuracy Distance Measurement (HADM) Demo for Keyless Entry Systems

In this technology demo, Lambda:4 shows their phase-based ranging with a standard Bluetooth chip (TI CC2652) for keyless entry systems. Watch the video.

UO and BetterBricks Champion Luminaire-Level SSL Controls for Commercial Applications (UPDATED)

This look at a new white paper from the University of Oregon and the BetterBricks initiative highlights how Bluetooth® technology and luminaire-level lighting controls maximize the energy savings opportunity of solid-state lighting (SSL) while also providing the backbone for applications, including optimization of space in buildings, indoor wayfinding, and integration with other building systems. Read more.

Construction Technology and Software Rundown: July 9, 2021

In this technology and software rundown, Bluetooth mesh is listed as an innovative technology in a construction setting that can build an ecosystem for the job site by connecting devices such as lighting, tools, and machinery to increase speed, efficiency, and safety. Read more.

Understanding Bluetooth® Internet Gateways for IoT Solutions

Watch to learn about Bluetooth Internet Gateways and come to understand their requirements, architecture, and implementation. Watch the video.

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IoT, BLE Enable Emergency Response to Cardiac Arrests

HeartHero’s mobile automated external defibrillator, which comes with NB-IoT, GPS and Bluetooth Low Energy,…

Bluetooth Range and Reliability: Myth vs Fact

As Bluetooth is becoming more and more ubiquitous in smart homes, buildings, and factories,…

The 2021 State of Sound Report

The State of Sound Report is an annual study featuring research insights based on…

Why Bluetooth Technology is the Developer’s Swiss Army Knife

Members of the Bluetooth® community are continuously innovating. Over the last two decades, members have…

Why We Need LE Audio

Bluetooth® technology stripped away the hassle of wires on headphones, speakers, and more, revolutionizing…

How Alps Alpine Uses Bluetooth Technology for Secure Digital Key Solutions

The Bluetooth® location services market experienced a delay in growth last year due to…

Mobile Access Senior Living White Paper

How advanced access technologies are working to equip senior citizens, their communities and facilities…

Achieving Room-Level Medical Device Tracking Using Bluetooth Low Energy Solutions

For healthcare providers, improving quality of care, reducing costs, and increasing patient satisfaction are…

Disneyland Resort App Offers Even More Magic, More Convenience at Your Fingertips

Earlier this spring, the Disneyland Resort introduced a new online check-in service for our…

Bluetooth Low Energy Uses Phase Finding for Affordable RTLS Applications

Link Labs’ AirFinder Onsite solution provides low-cost indoor location, with BLE tags identifying where…

Interoperable Standards for Monitoring Energy in Networked Lighting Systems

Energy efficiency has been the key driver behind the widespread adoption of networked lighting…

WiFi Or Bluetooth Beacons For Indoor Location?

We weigh the pros and cons of WiFi & Beacon technology for location-based services,…

The Promise of Next-Generation Bluetooth® LE Audio Connectivity

The new Bluetooth® Low Energy (LE) Audio capabilities mean another step forward in the…

Bluetooth® Core Specification Version 5.3 Feature Enhancements

Bluetooth® Core Specification version 5.3 includes several feature enhancements with the potential to improve…

Understanding Bluetooth® Internet Gateways for IoT Solutions

Bluetooth® technology is used by nearly 40% of all Internet of Things (IoT) devices.…

SmartShepherd Improves Scalability For Their Smart Farming IoT Applications With Cassia’s Bluetooth Gateways

Learn how SmartShepherd partnered with Cassia Networks to enable real-time tracking and monitoring of…

2021 Bluetooth Market Update

Supported by updated forecasts from ABI Research and insights from several other analyst firms, the Bluetooth Market Update highlights the latest Bluetooth trends and forecasts.

How Bluetooth® Technology is Enabling Safe Return Strategies in a COVID-19 Era

This report shares insight into how Bluetooth® technology is being leveraged by organizations of all sizes to…

Designing and Developing Bluetooth® Internet Gateways

Learn about Bluetooth internet gateways, how to make them secure and scalable, and design and implement your own working prototype gateway and web application for use with either Bluetooth LE Peripherals or with Bluetooth mesh networks.

Reducing the Risk of COVID-19 Transmission

Learn how Philips partnered with Cassia Networks to help fight the spread of COVID-19…

Bluetooth Market Research Note - Assistive Hearables

Bluetooth Market Research Notes provide in-depth analysis of trends and forecasts highlighted in the…

POM Tracer Ensures Workplace Safety with Contact Tracing Solutions from Laird Connectivity

POM Tracer was looking to create an easy-to-implement product that would allow businesses and…

How to Deploy BlueZ on a Raspberry Pi Board as a Bluetooth Mesh Provisioner

This step-by-step study guide will teach you: How to rebuild the kernel on a…

The Bluetooth LE Security Study Guide

Learn about fundamental security concepts, the security features of Bluetooth Low Energy, and gain some hands-on experience using those features in device code.

Bluetooth Location Services

See 8 use cases for enhancing building efficiencies and creating a better visitor experience, discover new data that supports the latest trends and forecasts, and find out what’s driving the rapid adoption of location services solutions.

Overview – Bluetooth Technology

See how the global standard for simple, secure connection has expanded to meet the…

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