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Indoor Location-Sensing Technologies Enable New Contextual Experiences, 1Q16 Update

Published: 04 March 2016

ID: G00298973

Analyst(s): Nick Jones


We compare 24 technologies to track the location of smartphones or Internet of Things devices indoors, as well as discuss how indoor location sensing will evolve. This research will help mobile strategists select the most appropriate solution.

Table Of Contents


  • A Taxonomy of Indoor Location Sensing
  • Selection Considerations
  • Location Tracking Technologies
  • Market and Technology Trends

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