Friday, January 21, 2005
Neohand Weather Center 1.08
Posted by Steve Sharp in "SOFTWARE" @ 10:00 AM
How's the Weather?
With the forces of nature making headline news on a regular basis, and the popularity of PC weather applications, it was just a matter of time before weather applications made their way to the Pocket PC. A few weather applications for the Pocket PC have been around for a few years now, but Neohand's Weather Center is one of the newest offerings in this market. The ability to download forecasts directly to you Pocket PC from any location that has some form of Internet connectivity (WiFi, GPRS, Bluetooth, etc.) sets Weather Center apart from some of the other popular Pocket PC weather forecast applications on the market. Forecasts are provided by Intellicast which ensures that the Neohand forecasts are on par with accuracy the prognostication of respected national weather agencies. Setting up the cities for forecast downloads is a no-brainer and can be changed quickly and easily.
- Weather Center provides information in a clear, easy-to-read format;
- Weather Center does not require much storage space or RAM for execution;
- All city forecasts that are set up for monitoring will download when the user updates any city forecast;
- Each download resides in storage until the user updates the forecasts with a new download.
Figure 1: Weather Center setup screen is easy to configure.