Beacon

Adobe AIR native extension

The beacon native extension allows a developer to gain access to iBeacon's. This allows you to range and read the details of iBeacons on both Android and iOS.

The extension is available here: com.distriqt.Beacon

Documentation



Setup the Extension

1. Add the Extension
2. Initialise the Extension
3. Requesting Authorisation


Usage

1. Monitoring a Region
2. Events
3. Tools and Resources


External Links

- ASdocs
2017.07.10 [v3.1.018]

Updated for compatibility with new Core library (for Notifications/PushNotifications fix)

2017.05.20 [v3.1.017]

Android: Corrected offline operation (#48)

2017.04.12 [v3.1.011]

Android: Major update to Android implementation (#35, resolves #39, #41, #47)

2016.12.22 [v3.0.003]

Corrected corrupt build

2016.12.22 [v3.0.002]

Updating documentation

2016.07.02

Android: Version 3.0 - Complete rewrite brings better beacon monitoring and ranging (#35)

2016.06.24

iOS: Corrected request ALWAYS authorisation (resolves #36)

2016.06.10

Added check for location permission for Android v6.0+ (resolves #34)

2015.10.22

iOS: Added code to silently check bluetooth state (resolves #21)

2015.06.15

Android: Windows: Fix for bug in AIR packager resulting in missing resources Android: x86 Support Removed debug code from AS lib

2015.03.09

iOS: Added broadcasting ability to turn a supported device into a beacon

2015.02.27

iOS: Added ability to request authorisation on iOS 8+ and to get status of authorisation (resolves #3)

2015.02.02

Added check for .debug suffix in application id

2014.12.18

iOS: Included arm64 support (resolves #1) Android: Corrected application id check when doesn’t contain air prefix

2014.12.05

Corrected missing EventDispatcher functions from base class iOS: Implemented autoreleasepools for all c function calls

2014.11.27

New application based key check, removing server checks

03-11-14

Added ability to check if Bluetooth is turned on and monitor for changes

2014.10.22

Added the isBluetoothEnabled flag to detect current bluetooth state

2014.10.20

iOS Update for iOS 8 + Performance increase