Who runs Dark Sky app?
Is dark sky being discontinued?
Popular weather app Dark Sky will pull the plug on its standalone app in 2022, the company announced. The decision comes more than a year after its purchase by Apple in March 2020.2021-06-11
What source does dark sky use?
Dark Sky does source its data from the NWS, but they use the raw data and create their own forecast models. It’s pretty much the same thing the Weather channel/app does.2021-06-10
Is dark sky getting shut down?
Dark Sky weather app gets update but will still be shut down by the end of 2022.2021-06-22
What happened to the Dark Sky app?
Popular weather app Dark Sky will pull the plug on its standalone app in 2022, the company announced. The decision comes more than a year after its purchase by Apple in March 2020. Dark Sky, a favorite weather app for iOS users, was once an Android app as well.2021-06-11
What app is as good as dark sky?
Ventusky. It’s unfair to say Ventusky is all about the map, but this is the one app that in that area visually gives Dark Sky a run for its money. The animation here comes from wind lines that streak across the map, instantly helping you figure out where rain and snow is going to head.2020-11-03
Is dark sky made by Apple?
Since Apple acquired Dark Sky in March of 2020, we’ve seen a handful of notable changes to the built-in Weather app on iPhone. While Apple has been quiet about its plans with Dark Sky, it’s clear to see that many of these features are possible because of the Dark Sky acquisition.2021-06-10
Is dark sky still being updated?
Apple acquired the popular hyperlocal weather app Dark Sky back in March of 2020, and the app is currently slated to be shut down at the end of 2022. Nonetheless, the app continues to receive updates with bug fixes, performance improvements, and other tweaks despite the looming shutdown.2021-11-15
What is Apple doing with Darksky?
Apple acquired Dark Sky in March 2020, and while its Android app has since been shut down, it was recently announced that Dark Sky will remain available as an iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch app and on the web until the end of 2022.2021-06-22
Is Darksky dead?
Apple updates Dark Sky weather app with Apple Watch bug fixes and more. Apple acquired the popular hyperlocal weather app Dark Sky back in March of 2020, and the app is currently slated to be shut down at the end of 2022.2021-11-15
What happened to the Weather app?
The Weather app has been removed from your screen, but it still exists within the Google app on your phone. You can add it back at any time. If you love knowing the current weather, check out some other weather apps that you can use on your Android phone.2021-07-24
Is Dark Sky API still available?
We are no longer accepting new signups. Please see our blog post for more information.
Is dark sky still available?
There will be no changes to Dark Sky for iOS at this time. It will continue to be available for purchase in the App Store. The app will no longer be available for download. Service to existing users and subscribers will continue until July 1, 2020, at which point the app will be shut down.2021-06-07
Is Darksky going away?
Update: Support for the Dark Sky API service for existing customers will continue until the end of 2022. The iOS app and Dark Sky website will also be available until the end of 2022. By Adam Grossman on August 1, 2020 . Update: The Android and Wear OS apps shut down on August 1, 2020.2021-06-07
Is Apple getting rid of dark sky?
Dark Sky shut down the Android and Wear OS versions of its apps on August 1st, 2020. But the iOS app is still available for $3.99 on the App Store, if you’re interested in buying it ahead of next year’s shutdown. The Dark Sky API will also continue to work for existing customers until the end of 2022.2021-06-10
What happened to Dark Sky app on Android?
Back in March 2020, Dark Sky was acquired by Apple and almost immediately removed from the Google Play app store. Originally, the Dark Sky API was going to be pulled as well — leaving a lot of third-party apps desperately looking for a substitute — but that’s been put off until at least the end of 2022.2021-11-11