Eddystone-URL doesn’t work on Android Oreo (8.0)

There’s a problem with Android Oreo in that Eddystone-URL beacons don’t cause an OS notification. In order to get a notification you need to do Settings… Google… Nearby. This is on the version of the OS currently being rolled out to end-users.

There’s more on the Google Physical Web Discussion forum and we have also raised an issue.