Marking up the world with Google's beacon platform

Earlier this year, Amsterdam began deploying a new, open beacon network using Google’s beacon platform ( This platform allows cities like Amsterdam to build a powerful beacon networks, associating data with beacons and making them available for all developers to use, unlocking powerful new proximity-based experiences for users.

You can use the beacon network in Amsterdam by following our codelab ( with the network's guide (, and join the network’s Google Group!forum/amsterdam-open-beacon-network.

Learn more about Google’s beacon platform at
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