Proximity Sensors

Qualcomm Takes on Apple’s iBeacon with Gimbal Proximity Sensor [VIDEO]

Qualcomm has today announced the availability of its Gimbal proximity sensor, a technology similar to what's already been deployed by Apple with iBeacon at its retail stores in order to present a more personalised shopping experience, GigaOM is reporting. The chip-maker’s offering however is much cheaper and is available for as low as $5 in quantity, with support for iOS....