The Colocator mobile library is in continuous development and improvement for both iOS and Android. From feature improvements to battery optimisation and smart ways to collect data, we are always keeping an eye on new mobile OS versions and technologies that would enable us to provide more insight.
Indoor Positioning Performance
How to assess the performance of indoor positioning solutions, and why a single accuracy number can be very misleading.
Analytics Queries: Colocator’s new spatial query builder
We’ve always provided multiple ways to turn underlying location data into insight. The latest addition is an intuitive, natural language spatial query builder - running on top of our Segmentation Engine.
Cooperative Positioning Engine Reaches General Availability
Our location intelligence platform ‘Colocator’ has always been capable of cooperative positioning. But with the recent 2.1 release of our SDKs, copoertative has become an important part of our offering.
Data Tables Documentation
Guide to using the standardised set of CSV file outputs which present Colocator processed data in a structured fashion.
Android P has WiFi RTT indoor location. But when will Cisco and Aruba switch on the signals?
Android Pie is now released, and one of the talked-about new features is ‘Wifi RTT’. But, it’s over to Cisco and Aruba to switch on the signals.
People Counting & Customer Tracking: Counters vs Wifi vs Apps
Each of the main people counting and customer tracking technologies have important advantages, but also limitations. So in deciding what technology to deploy, it’s vital to fully understand the application, and what each technology can deliver.
Wifi RTT Enabled Indoor Positioning Platform
An exciting milestone for Indoor Positioning. Wifi RTT is now fully integrated into Colocator, and we recently demonstrated end-to-end indoor positioning using Wifi RTT responders in our office.
Testing Wifi RTT on Android P for Indoor Positioning
At Crowd Connected we think Wifi RTT (aka Wi-Fi Location, Fine Timing Measurement (FTM), 802.11-2016 or 802.11mc) is going to be the future of indoor positioning. It allows mobile devices to accurately measure distance to compatible wifi access points.
Contextual marketing and footfall analytics need background location data
The first question you should ask about any indoor positioning or location service - Does it work in background? Your customers' phones spend a lot of time in their pockets.
How location and beacon data analysis can mislead
Location and beacon data gathered from mobile phones is affected by sampling rate variation. Without correction, business analysis can be flawed. Here's what you need to know.
Digital twin technology: Teenager Already, Maturing Quickly to Rule The World
Digital twin technology is 15 years old. The inescapable explosion of IOT has given the digital twin term a new lease of life.