6/14/2022 5:00 PM
Updates to User Agent Client Hints: 51Degrees version 4.4
Full User Agent Client Hints support is now available
Version 4.4 of the 51Degrees service, which contains full User Agent Client Hints support, has now been released. Find out more about the changes and how to get started with UA-CH support.
2/7/2022 11:00 AM
Optimize by Device & Location: our new WordPress plugin
Using WordPress to host your website? It just got easier to enrich your website with real-time data
The free 51Degrees Optimize by Device & Location WordPress plugin allows website owners to seamlessly integrate our real-time data services onto their WordPress site. Gather more insights into your website visitors and provide locally relevant content with ease.
12/7/2021 4:00 PM
51Degrees welcomes Jo Rabin as Chief Technology Officer
After many years as an advisor to 51Degrees, Jo now joins us as the Chief Technology Officer (CTO).
11/8/2021 2:30 PM
51Degrees GitHub labels explained
Resolving technical support with transparency on GitHub
Ever had a technical or support question on our service? Head on over to our GitHub profile to open an issue on the relevant repository.
8/5/2021 1:00 PM
We’ve released version 4.3 of our API packages
Future-proof your real-time data when you upgrade to version 4.3
Google’s plans to replace the User Agent string with User Agent Client Hints are not ideal, but we have to prepare our real-time data services accordingly. Version 4.3 of our API packages now includes support for User Agent Client Hints.
6/17/2021 5:00 PM
Benefits of the 51Degrees Configurator
Go forth and share your API resource keys!
When you use our configurator to generate an API resource key, you unlock a world of possibilities. This blog delves deeper into what these keys can do, and their many benefits.
2/10/2021 5:00 PM
5 Reasons why you should use 51Degrees
Still uncertain about using our services? Here are reasons why it’s worth a try! From a generous Cloud hosted solution to high-speed performance, these are just some of the things your company is missing out on.
This article talks about the benefits of using 51Degrees for your company. Our real-time data services offer a generous Cloud hosted solution and high-speed performance. We are an ISO compliant company and we focus on device level information, which ensures you high quality and accurate real-time data solutions.
12/21/2020 11:00 AM
2020: surprisingly, not such a bad year after all!
What a year it’s been! Let’s take a trip down memory lane as we remember the positive things that have happened here at 51Degrees.
As we reflect upon our milestones, both big and small, we can celebrate our wins before looking to a brighter 2021.
10/19/2020 5:00 PM
The role of patents in 51Degrees
51Degrees has grown to become a respected commercial open source business and although we operate a freemium business model, we choose to protect our inventions.
In this article, we talk about how and why we decided to patent our technologies and ultimately protect our business in order to ensure we can continue to produce breakthrough after breakthrough.
7/4/2019 4:00 PM
Afilias' European Device Detection Patent Invalid
DeviceAtlas a trivial variation of WURFL
Yesterday the European Patent Office (EPO) opposition division narrowed Afilias Technologies Plc's device detection patent EP2245836B1 in Europe, as a result of an opposition brought by 51Degrees in 2017 and explained in this blog. The EPO concluded that the patent as initially granted was not valid.