Ben Elliott · Apr 9, 2010 at 02:19 pm

GPS Weather Radar V2.4 Available

Avs777‘s very cool real-time weather monitoring app, GPS Weather Radar, has just received an update. The application detects the user’s whereabouts using either GPS data or by calculating the location from nearby cell towers, then downloads the most recent satellite and radar images of the weather in that area, giving a real-time prediction of how the climate will change in the next few hours.

The information shown by the app can now be set to update regularly, ensuring that it is constantly up-to-date to provide the most reliable weather data possible. It’s also possible to pan and zoom through the map and to search for locations other than the one the user currently resides in.

GPS Weather Radar can integrate with the Showaco TitaniumWeather 4.2 Plugin, for access to the most recent weather updates through Windows Mobile 6.5’s updated home screen.

To use the app, your device must be running Windows Mobile 6.0 or higher, and .NET Framework version 3.5 must be installed. Two versions are available; for devices both with and without touchscreens.

You can find the download link and more information in the application thread.


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ben_duder is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Hi! My name's Ben, and I'm proud to be one of the news writers at xda-developers. I live near London and have spent the last ten years wasting all the money I get my hands on on new gadgets with which to fulfil my technolust. I first got into HTC phones when I found a Lobster 700TV (the HTC Monet) at a very good price, and I'm ashamed to say that I couldn't have cared less about what operating system the phone was running as long as I could watch The Simpsons on the bus. As fellow Monet owners might know, the 'TV' part of the phone's alternate title was somewhat deceiving and was completely abandoned by the service providers in England. However, by then I had already fallen in love with the freedom Windows Mobile had given me. After the Monet came a Universal, with a Touch Pro following that. I've just bought a G1 (yeah, I know, get with the times!) because I'm really interested in Android as a budding operating system and don't think I could ever cope with a 'dumbphone' now that I know what's on offer. Although I haven't contributed much to the site in terms of programming or cooking help, I hope that I can give a bit back by letting you guys know what's new through my articles. If you have any questions, suggestions or complaints about those articles, feel free to get in touch with me via PM using the URL above. View ben_duder's posts and articles here.
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