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BEACON

Boston Exchange Automated Communication Order-Routing Network

A computerized system allowing for the automatic execution of orders on any exchange in the United States at the consolidated market price.

BEACON

A Boston Stock Exchange computerized system for automatically executing orders for stocks listed on any of the U.S. securities exchanges. Executions are made based on the prices posted in the consolidated market. Also called Boston Exchange Automated Communications Order-Routing Network.
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made headlines in January when it announced it had installed beacons throughout its network of nearly 4,600 drug stores, wrestling away from Macy's the designation of largest retail beacon deployment to date.
Redcar and Cleveland Council has confirmed it will be lighting the beacon as a "Crown symbol" at 8.30pm tonight.
Beacons can either be traditional bonfires or gasfuelled braziers.
Severance, "Position estimation with moving beacons in wireless sensor networks," in Proceedings of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC '07), pp.
Beacons are useful in that they can help trigger an action, like noticing a customer is by a certain display, so a system can send that customer a coupon to incent him or her to purchase a product in that vicinity.
With that in mind, beacons may present an avenue for marketers to communicate their messages.
Beacons are wireless devices that use Bluetooth to broadcast to other Bluetooth objects around them.
said it has received FAA certification and approval for its new ELP-362D90 Underwater Locator Beacon which features 90 days of continuous operation.
Bluvision said the acquisition supports growth of and further expands its existing beacon management suite to a complete beacon marketing and campaign management solution.
Many companies manufacture their beacons to meet the Apple iBeacon standard which supports data sharing and communicating with an iBeacon app.
"Airports also need to carefully manage their radio space as beacons, which are radio-emitting devices, are deployed.