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Run Beacon

A product that adopts iBeacon technology to replace manual recording during long-distance running competitions like marathon and hiking.

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About this project

  • Adopts Apple protocol iBeacon technology to replace manual recording during long-distance running competitions like marathon and hiking.
  • Provides live info to contestants and audience, providing a far more exciting racing experience.
  • Available in competition and practice modes for the contest and runner practices.
  • Currently deployed in St. Stephen's College cross-country competition for nearly 1,000 students.
  • Awarded a WWDC 2016 Scholarship.
  • First version completed on April 2016.

Technical Sheet

Technologies I got involved with while working on this project:

  • Swift
  • iBeacon
  • Core Bluetooth
  • iOS
  • PHP
  • Web

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