Posted by Brittany Dervan

What Impact Has the Stop & Shop Strike Had on Other New England Grocery Stores?

It has officially been one week since 31,000 Stop & Shop employees walked out of the 240+ stores across Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island after failing to agree to a new contract between the grocer and the union representing the New England workers. Stop & Shop employees are protesting wage and benefit cuts and changes to their health care plans. Stop & Shop is the last fully-unionized grocer in New England, and the grocer has said it is proposing these changes i n order to stay competitive in the fundamentally changing food retail market. 

Posted by Nick Knellinger

Skyhook's Precision Location: Integration Options & Use Cases

It is  estimated that there will be over 75 billion connected devices worldwide  by 2025. Location has quickly become a critical component for IoT devices and connected solutions as businesses seek to extract as much value from the technology and meet consumer and partner expectations. 

Posted by Matt Kojalo

EY announces the launch of a global data science challenge to identify and develop top talent in analytics and AI

This press release originally appeared here.

Posted by Brett Wagner

Meet Skyhook at IoT World, Santa Clara, CA

The Skyhook team is heading to Santa Clara, California for IoT World from May 13th-16th, 2019.

Posted by David Bairstow

Retail & Location Terms to Know

In recent conversations we noticed we’re often get ting asked what terms like “retail site analytics”, “trade area” and “demographic analysis” mean related to our Geospatial Insights product . To address those questions , we created a glossary of all of the retail - related terms we refer to when writing about or discussing the topic. 

Posted by Melissa Burke

Skyhook Announces Collaboration with Qualcomm to Provide Integrated Location Solution Based on Snapdragon Wear Platforms

Skyhook’s Wi-Fi positioning solution enables higher accuracy and lower power solution for indoor positioning

Posted by Nick Knellinger

Partner Spotlight: Rivetz Partners with Skyhook to Provide Location to The Rivetz Network

Skyhook is excited to be partnering with Rivetzan industry pioneer of decentralized, embedded cybersecurity tools, to provide industry-leading location services to The Rivetz Network in all signal environments and regardless of GPS availability. The full announcement about the partnership can be found here

Posted by Melissa Burke

Super Bowl LIII: Comparing Competing Fanbases

While many expected a high-scoring offensive explosion, t his year’s Super Bowl ended up featuring  a battle of defenses between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams. The championship game took place at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Skyhook decided to continue our annual tradition of analyzing the makeup of attendees of the Super Bowl and providing insights on the everyday behaviors of the two fan bases to help advertisers and the sports teams alike identify what their brand preferences are.

Posted by Brett Wagner

Meet Skyhook at Industry of Things World, San Diego

The Skyhook team is heading to Industry of Things World in sunny San Diego, CA, from March 6th-8th.