Why Brick-and-Mortar Stores are Still Thriving in a Digital World

Why Brick-and-Mortar Stores are Still Thriving in a Digital World   It’s true that online shopping is convenient and more accessible than ever, with online channels of shopping continuing to show great signs of growth. However, it is a misconception that physical brick-and-mortar stores are in danger of disappearing thanks […]

Retail – To Buy or Not To Buy

To Buy or Not To Buy: What  Factors Affect Buying Behaviour? When a business is developing its success strategy, one of the key considerations they must make is the buying behaviour of their customers. Analysing the decision process of your customers and how they act can be a very revealing […]

Can Offering Free WiFi Benefit Your Business?

Can Offering Free WiFi Benefit Your Business? With free hotspots going online all around the UK in major cities like London, Manchester, Edinburgh and Newcastle, it’s clear that free internet access is important to many residents and visitors in the UK. It got us thinking about what value the public […]

AI, forecasting and real-time analytics for venues with Microsoft and Cisco Meraki

Leveraging Microsoft’s Azure SQL Data Warehouse and Cisco Meraki’s cloud-based networking infrastructure, Presence Orb are taking brick and mortar venues into the future with real-time ‘presence aware’ analytics and accurate forecasting powered by artificial intelligence (AI). People using a space are tracked as their smartphones issue a “probe” request looking […]

Above the Clouds – Presence Orb on Tour

This past couple of weeks have been exciting for all the team at Presence Orb. We have announced some new technical partners, such a Wire Bird, a fantastically forward thinking IT service & solution provider, with of course our Wi-Fi analytics product being one such solution! It is with Wire Bird that […]

Are you Wi-Fi Aware?

The public announcement this past week of Wi-Fi Aware technology has been met by much confusion in the retail space. We hoped to create an impartial cliff notes of the technology, its potential use cases and potential pit falls. At Presence Orb we are constantly reviewing new technologies, standards, data […]

UbiquiFi – WiFi for the IoT

Recently news about the Internet Of Things (IoT) have been everywhere from the well known wearables to the rather more niche “Fish Finder” & Pacif-i What each of them has in common however is connectivity! With baby steps most of us have been introduced to the smart watch as our first point of […]

Google I/O – Android M

Android M tighter locations Google IO has just been, the keynote as always let us in on the big news but the interesting info as it so often is was in the small print! One of the larger announcement was heralding the arrival of the developer preview of Android M. The […]

Presence Orb Feature in Property Week

Over the past few weeks the team at Presence Orb have been overwhelmed by amount of positive support our product has received from the industry press none more so than by this recent article featured in Property Week in which Presence Orb was highlighted as a true innovation in the […]