AccuWeather, Inc. announced today the integration of INRIX real-time traffic and incident information, travel times and traffic camera images into their StoryTeller Traffic app. StoryTeller is a high-resolution touchscreen platform that offers an array of customizable applications that allow news centers and broadcasters to rapidly bring interactive stories to life for their audiences.
AccuWeather, Inc. announced today the recent adoption of its StoryTeller interactive touchscreen system at television station WBZ in Boston. This upcoming installation represents a major milestone for the StoryTeller system, placing it now in every top-ten broadcast market
AccuWeather, Inc. announced today the addition of seven new software apps for its StoryTeller interactive touchscreen system. Supplementing an already-extensive toolkit of apps, the new introductions add expanded capability to cover breaking news, sports, finance and business, entertainment, elections, and weather, as well as innovative tools for in-depth, feature-story segments.
AccuWeather, Inc. today announced the promotion of Loren Tobia, a former chairman of Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA), to the role of Executive Director of Sales for the Display Systems and Services division. This new role will allow Loren to expand AccuWeather’s position of leadership in multi-screen content for television and digital platforms.
An expanded executive team was announced today by AccuWeather, Inc., the world’s leading weather information source, reconfirming the company’s focus on digital media. Jim Candor has been promoted to Chief Strategy Officer, Steven Smith has been promoted to Chief Digital Officer, and John Dokes, formerly of Marvel Entertainment, has been appointed Chief Marketing Officer.
AccuWeather’s reliable and local forecasts for 2.7 million locations worldwide are available to BlackBerry® 10 customers.
The new AccuWeather for Android app takes advantage of many of the new conventions offered by the Android operating system with user-friendly features such as multiple, multi-location and resizable widgets, optional weather graphs with different layers of detail, and even more customization.
The network combines diverse industry-leading signage networks featuring AccuWeather’s compelling content with AccuWeather’s own mobile and web properties to create an advertising platform with enormous reach. The network includes AccuWeather’s proprietary Weather-Triggered Marketing® and other powerful targeting capabilities.
StoryTeller®, Interactive Touchscreen System created by AccuWeather, now complements AccuWeather’s proven audience-building content to create digital signage networks that meet and exceed the interactive expectations of today’s device-savvy audience.
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.