STATE COLLEGE, PA - February 18, 2012 - Industry-leading Digital Out-Of-Home companies are turning to AccuWeather for the demonstrated drawing power of weather content that attracts and engages viewers and holds their attention for key advertising messages.
"We're confident that the attention-getting weather, from a reliable brand like AccuWeather, is helping us grow our audience," said David Leider, CEO of Gas Station TV.
Similarly, Ian Stone, President and Chief Experience Officer from Respario Digital Advertising Group stated, "Weather is a key component of our in-store digital signage program and the AccuWeather platform helps us achieve our goals of customized programming to each of our 850 locations. Being associated with AccuWeather has helped our network gain credibility with advertisers and our location owners."
"AccuWeather.com is thrilled to be partnering with recognized leaders in the Digital Out-Of-Home space. We are confident that the content we provide will attract and retain the attention of viewers because it is created with their specific interest in mind" said Scott Homan, Executive Director of Out-Of-Home Media for AccuWeather. "These partnerships help to target and deploy our relevant messaging to audiences in venues where it is the most relevant and can really make a difference for consumers and advertisers alike."
The modules feature AccuWeather.com's highly localized, accurate, reliable, and qualitycontrolled weather forecasts for more than 2.7 million locations worldwide. Available in a variety of customizable formats and multiple delivery methods to accommodate all major display platforms, AccuWeather's content is fully licensed for digital signage applications.
AccuWeather's content for digital signage can be seen at AccuWeather's DSE Booth #936 in Las Vegas, NV February 27th and 28th.
About AccuWeather, Inc., and AccuWeather.com
Every day 750 million people worldwide rely on AccuWeather to help them plan their lives, protect their businesses, and get more from their day. AccuWeather provides hourly forecasts for more than 2.7 million locations worldwide, with customized content and engaging video presentations available on smart phones, tablets, free wired and mobile internet sites, connected TVs and Internet appliances, as well as via radio, television, and newspapers. Founded in 1962 by Dr. Joel N. Myers - a Fellow of the American Meteorological Society who was recognized as one of the top entrepreneurs in American history by Entrepreneur Magazine's Encyclopedia of Entrepreneurs - AccuWeather also delivers a wide range of highly-customized enterprise solutions to media, business, government, and institutions, as well as news and weather content and video for more than 72,000 third-party websites.
AccuWeather is working with Samsung to provide a pre-loaded weather app on the newly announced Samsung Galaxy S5. This is the latest step in a strong relationship between the two companies.
Timed to coincide with the recent expansion of BBM™ -- now available on iPhone and Android as well as BlackBerry® smartphones – AccuWeather has launched its own premiere BBM Channel. The new AccuWeather BBM Channel will offer a range of breaking weather information, including severe weather updates, breaking stories, local weather images, radar and more for BBM subscribers across mobile platforms.
AccuWeather today announced it has joined the Tizen Association Partner Program to help further the development and deployment of the Tizen Operating System (OS) platform. The Tizen Association is an industry consortium that supports the development of an open-source software platform and operating system – Tizen – for a wide range of connected devices. As a Tizen Association Partner, AccuWeather will have the opportunity to join relevant Tizen Association Working Groups and to participate in Tizen Association meetings, giving the company more insight and potential input into the development of the Tizen OS.
The day of the Big Game finally arrived and football fans everywhere -- whether watching the game from their living rooms or the 50 yard line – were ready for weather conditions and their possible impacts, thanks to AccuWeather forecasts. For a full 45 days before game day, AccuWeather was accurately predicting no snow.
With next week's start of the 94th annual meeting of the American Meteorological Society, AccuWeather reaffirms its full support, commitment, and appreciation for the foundational weather sets, models, and core infrastructure the government, academic research professionals, and meteorologists in all parts of the weather enterprise contribute to the safety of the national and global populations. As the world’s largest and fastest-growing multi-media weather company and a leading member of the meteorological community, AccuWeather believes this expression of support is especially important at this time.
With less than a week to go before SundayÃ‚Â’s Big Game, the question on everyoneÃ‚Â’s minds has been whether or not it will snow. AccuWeather has been tracking conditions since December 18 on www.WillitSnow.com and the latest forecast indicates players may expect a typical winter day and average chilly temperatures when they take to the field at MetLife Stadium on Sunday.
Since the announcement of the launch of the 24/7 AccuWeather Channel in the third quarter of 2014, the company has seen a groundswell of positive support. In AccuWeather continued commitment to put its audience first, the company responds to audience needs by keeping the focus on forecasts, not fluff -- All Weather, All the Time.
AccuWeather is pleased to announce it will launch a 24X7 weather channel, to be known as the AccuWeather Channel, in the third quarter of 2014.
During the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show, AccuWeather announces its partnership with BT Software and the Kaliki Audio Newsstand to allow drivers to get access to current weather conditions and forecasts on-demand in GM vehicles in 2014.
AccuWeather today announced that it has launched www.WillitSnow.com, providing the most accurate forecasts for the game day and all days leading up to it.
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