Apr 26, 2018

What Foot Traffic Data Reveals About Detroit Sports Fans

Detroit has come a long way in the past decade. It is now being listed as a top city in the country to visit, live, and to start a business in. Detroit has another claim to fame: with the recent move of the Pistons from Auburn Hills, it is now the only city in the US that has all four major sports franchises’ home stadiums in the city’s center -- and they are all within a mile of each other! Along with new office buildings, restaurants, apartments, condos and public transportation, this development is creating a very exciting district right in the heart of Detroit.

Dec 12, 2017

4 Ways Location Intelligence Can Help Financial Services

As the big data boom has gained traction in recent years, location intelligence has grown in importance as more organizations look to benefit from the insights that location data provides. This is especially true in the Financial Services industry as they look for new ways to gain a competitive advantage. According to a recent Carto report, 78% of C-level and management respondents said there was a strong likelihood they would invest in Location Intelligence within the next year.

Jun 29, 2017

Event Recap: Skyhook's First Event Seminar in Japan

Skyhook recently hosted its first event in Japan at the brand new Yahoo Lodge in central Tokyo. Close to 60 executives around the technology space attended. Those in attendance included Skyhook’s customers, Sony and Softbank along with one of Skyhook’s global partners, IBM. Sharp’s RoBoHon, a mobile robot phone that uses Skyhook’s Precision Location, also made a special guest appearance and entertained the crowd.

May 30, 2017

Skyhook Doubles Down in Japan

The last few years have seen a boom in the Internet of Things (IoT) market worldwide, and more-so in Japan.  Staista projects spending in the Japanese market to grow from $129 billion in 2016 to over $175 billion by 2020.