AccuWeather, the global leader in weather information and digital media, announces the launch of StormDirector+, the all-new weather system that provides the most interactive, customizable, and complete weather presentations to television stations worldwide. The transformational, turnkey weather presentation system will be showcased during live demonstrations at the 2016 NAB Show April 18-21 in Las Vegas, NV in AccuWeather Booth #SL6010.
AccuWeather, the global leader in weather information and digital media, today announced it has appointed Sarah Katt as Vice President of Product Development and Operations for the AccuWeather Network. Reporting directly to John Dokes, General Manager of the AccuWeather Network and Chief Marketing Officer of AccuWeather, Sarah brings years of broadcast industry experience to AccuWeather, successfully leading strategy development teams across video distribution platforms and products.
AccuWeather, the global leader in weather information and digital media, today announced the Every Minute Matters Sweepstakes available now through February 28, 2016. Outdoor enthusiasts, pet owners, parents -- indeed anyone who wants to get the most out of every moment -- are invited to enter the new promotion event on AccuWeather's Facebook page sweepstakes tab.
Beginning on Monday, January 18, 2016 AccuWeather began warning the public for a life-threatening winter storm by explicitly stating that a blizzard was in the forecast for major cities including Washington D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, and New York City. By relying on AccuWeather, people knew days in advance of what to expect and had time to prepare for the historic situation that was going to unfold.
AccuWeather, the global leader in weather information and digital media, is pleased to announce that CEO Barry Lee Myers was inducted as an American Meteorological Society (AMS) Fellow at the 96th AMS Annual Meeting. Myers, considered one of the world’s leading authorities on the business of weather information, use, and distribution, was recognized during today’s AMS Annual Review, New Fellows, and Featured Awards ceremony.
AccuWeather, the global leader in weather information and digital media, demonstrates its continued leadership in and support for the worldwide meteorological community as a Premier Sponsor of the 96th AMS Annual Meeting taking place January 9-14. The theme of this year’s meeting is "Earth System Science in Service to Society," with more than 3,000 scientists, researchers, educators, students, and other professionals across the weather, water, and climate community coming together to share, learn, and collaborate. By developing and leveraging the best science and technology, AccuWeather improves people’s lives all over the world each day.
AccuWeather, the global leader in weather information and digital media, today announced AccuWeather MinuteCast will be available on Garmin’s newest line of fenix 3 multisport watches through the Garmin Connect IQ app store. Users of Garmin smart devices, including fenix 3 running and training watches and the Forerunner, can download MinuteCast for easy and instant access to AccuWeather’s hyper-local precipitation forecast with Superior Accuracy.
AccuWeather, the global leader in weather information and digital media, today announced at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that it will provide long-time partner honor, the leading Chinese smartphone e-brand under Huawei, with detailed weather information for its newest honor 5X device. AccuWeather provides comprehensive local weather information and updates which power the home screen weather widget on honor smart devices and will now expand availability, providing weather information with Superior Accuracy for the honor 5X handset through this new integration.
AccuWeather, the global leader in weather information and digital media, today announced a record-breaking increase in video views directly attributable to its industry-leading weather video content and innovative interface design established with video leader Brightcove. In 2015, AccuWeather.com video views increased by over 300% vs. prior year results.
AccuWeather, the global leader in weather information and digital media, today announced the launch of the new AccuWeather app for Android, now available to all users globally. The new app has a stunning look that users will easily recognize, in addition to enhanced performance features throughout the Android app experience.