System for providing information and associated devices

by Markham, A.; Trigoni, N.; Van de Ven, J.P.
Abstract:
A system for providing locality information to a user is disclosed. The system comprises at least one magnetic field beacon. Each beacon comprises means for generating a magnetic field encoded with information associated with the beacon. A communication device is provided that comprises means for detecting the encoded magnetic field emitted by the beacon and means for extracting the information encoded in the detected magnetic field.
Reference:
System for providing information and associated devices (Markham, A.; Trigoni, N.; Van de Ven, J.P.), 2012. WO Patent 2,012,120,302
Bibtex Entry:
@Misc{markham2012system,
  Title                    = {System for providing information and associated devices},

  Author                   = {Markham, A. and Trigoni, N. and Van de Ven, J.P.},
  Month                    = sep # {~14},
  Note                     = {WO Patent 2,012,120,302},
  Year                     = {2012},

  Abstract                 = {A system for providing locality information to a user is disclosed. The system comprises at least one magnetic field beacon. Each beacon comprises means for generating a magnetic field encoded with information associated with the beacon. A communication device is provided that comprises means for detecting the encoded magnetic field emitted by the beacon and means for extracting the information encoded in the detected magnetic field.}
}