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Support Free Weather App?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by amr0513, Jul 8, 2010.

  1. amr0513

    amr0513 Active Member
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    I thought I had read on here that The Weather Channel App is free, but it looks like there's a monthly subscription. Does anyone know of a free weather app? Thanks!
     

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  2. upther

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    I've got the TWC app on my phone and there's no monthly charge.
     
  3. gbenj

    gbenj Well-Known Member
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    Same, Love the weather channel app, and widget.

    Only issue I have with it is I want notifications in the notifications bar, but without the sound, and cant seem to get that configured correctly.
     
  4. jiggaDROID

    jiggaDROID Well-Known Member
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    I'm a huge fan of the free weatherbug (the non-elite version). It does pretty much everything the elite version does except has ads, but I never really notice them.
     
  5. budone

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    You are saying when there is a warning, you get a sound alarm? If so, how did you turn that on?
     
  6. TXSooner

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    I wish there were an app that had better radars than both the TWC and WBug.
     
  7. EagleBoy

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    Take a look at MY-Cast Weather. Not a free app, but I prefer their radar over TWC. Try it for 23 hours and return if you don't like it.
     
  8. gbenj

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    The only time I see the settings are when you put a widget on the screen somewhere. It asks if you want the widget to show weather for a specific location or to follow you (which is what i choose) and there are notification settings. I choose to show notifications, and click "silent" for the notification sound but i still get my default notification beep for some reason.
     
  9. upther

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    I've got Rainy Days that works better than the TWC radar. It uses Google Maps too.
     
  10. waynester

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    Sad to say , but until 2.2 comes out with better support for animated .gifs, none of the radar maps look good to me.
    On my old (feature phone) Dare and winmo Omnia, I used weather underground which had great animated radar.
    For now I just use TWC.
     
  11. Steven58

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