Tag Archives: Weather

  • Wild Weather App Combines Forecasts With Hand-Drawn Animations

    Wild Weather App Combines Forecasts With Hand-Drawn Animations

    One of the things the internet and the smartphone revolution have given people is a seemingly infinite variety of ways to get information about the weather. Given that that’s the case, why not introduce a little bit of aesthetic appreciation into your forecast consumption? With the Wild Weather app, you can. Lots of weather apps […]

  • Sunshine: Neighborhood Crowdbased Weather App

    Sunshine: Neighborhood Crowdbased Weather App

    Getting the weather forecast is one of the most practical things you can do with a smartphone, but there’s always been an element of middleman about it – you fire up your phone to get weather info from some weather station that might be hundreds of miles away, beaming in satellite and radar data. Sunshine […]

  • Tempescope: The “Ambient Weather Display for Your Home” (Video)

    Tempescope: The “Ambient Weather Display for Your Home” (Video)

    Here’s a fun idea: Imagine if you could capture just a little piece of the weather either just outside your apartment or in your hometown in a small box. That’s the weird-yet-irresistible premise behind Tempescope, the “ambient weather display for your home” about to enter its all-important crowdfunding phase. When designer Ken Kawamoto first introduced his […]

  • Yanet Garcia: Meet Mexico’s Hottest Weather Girl (Video)

    Yanet Garcia: Meet Mexico’s Hottest Weather Girl (Video)

    Please enable Javascript to watch this video I’ve never been to Mexico, but as an ignorant American I’ve always assumed that it’s wall to wall hot meteorologists, delivering the daily forecast and getting viewers all hot and bothered in the process. But even if that’s true, Yanet Garcia is standing out from the rest, and […]

  • Quadruple Rainbow: Rare Phenomenon Spotted in Glen Cove, NY

    Quadruple Rainbow: Rare Phenomenon Spotted in Glen Cove, NY

    I’m sure we all remember that guy who famously freaked out when he saw a “double rainbow all the way” and briefly became internet-famous. I don’t know where that guy is now, but someone should maybe check on him, since the recent appearance of a rare quadruple rainbow might have given him an aneurysm. The quadruple rainbow […]

  • Funny Or Die Weather App: Forecasts With Jokes

    Funny Or Die Weather App: Forecasts With Jokes

    Many have lamented the loss of the “Funny Weatherman” archetype in the age of the internet and smartphones. Why get your weather from a jovial overweight jokester when you can just glance at your phone instead? But the people at Funny Or Die have resurrected the intersection between weather reporting and jokes with the Funny […]

  • 15 Fake Hurricane Sandy Photos That Have Gone Viral

    15 Fake Hurricane Sandy Photos That Have Gone Viral

    If you live on the East Coast, your best chance at catching a glimpse of Hurricane Sandy is by simply looking out the window.  And if you don’t live on the East Coast, you may find yourself relying on social media for your Hurricane Sandy coverage. Just make sure you aren’t fooled by any of […]