iBeacon Plugin

This plugin allows you to find ibeacons nearby and create an beacons from your device

Platforms:

the ibeacon plugin only works with iOS 7.0+(not simulator due to ibeacon not being testable in simulator)

Limitations:

please use two device to test demo project

Functions:

ibeacon.search(uuids,listener)

uuids(array)(required) uuids to seach for example {"00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000", ""00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000001"}

listener(function) (required)

  • event.accuracy(string)-- possible values are
    • "best"
    • "kilometer"
    • "hundred meters"
    • "three kilometers"
    • "nearest ten meters"
    • "best for navigation"
    • "unknown"
  • event.major(integer)-- The most significant value in the beacon
  • event.minor(integer)-- The least significant value in the beacon
  • event.uuid(string)-- the uuid of the beacon
  • event.proximity(string)-- how close the user is
    • "immediate"
    • "near"
    • "far"
    • "unknown"
  • event.rssi(number)-- The received signal strength of the beacon, measured in decibels

ibeacon.setTimer(seconds)

seconds(integer)(required) how often the device should search

ibeacon.stopUUIDSearch(uuid)

uuid(string)(required) stop search for a particular uuid

ibeacon.stopAllSearchs()

-- stop all searching for beacons

ibeacon.startTransmitting(uuid, major, minor)

-- turns device into iBeacon

uuid(string)(optional) the uuid to broadcast

major(integer)(required) the major to broadcast

minor(integer)(required) the minor to broadcast

ibeacon.stopTransmitting()

-- stop device broadcasting

ibeacon.canAccess()

--used to check if location services is on, returns string "services disabled", "denied", "authorized", or "not determined"

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