Weather Forecasts May Suffer From 5G

Carriers may be racing to deploy 5G, but it seems accurate weather forecasts may be an unintended casualty.

Dark Sky Weather App Shutting Down at End of 2022

Popular weather app Dark Sky is shutting down at the end of 2022, following Apple’s purchase of the app in 2020.

An Unlikely Casualty of the 5G Revolution: Weather Forecasting

Science journal Nature is reporting that accurate weather forecasting may be an unintentional casualty of 5G deployment. At the heart of the issue is the frequencies that have been approved for use in 5G networks, specifically frequencies around 23.8 GHz.…

Tornadoes In Texas Leave A 40-Mile Trail Of Devastation [Photos]

The violent tornadoes which pounded the Texas area on Sunday left many people homeless and killed at least 11 people. According to reports, the National Weather Service confirmed on Sunday night that nine tornadoes had ripped through the Lone Star…

El Nino Report Released By Climate Prediction Center

The peak of the 2015-2016 El Nino is closing in according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and this is one of the strongest on record (dating back to 1950). According to a report from the administration’s Climate Prediction…

New MSN Apps Released For iOS, Android

Microsoft has launched some new MSN Apps for iOS, Android, and Amazon devices. These are platform expansions of apps currently available for Windows. There are six in all: Sports, Finance, News, Health & Fitness, Food & Drink, and Weather. They…

Tropical Storm Bertha Might Miss US Eastern Coast

Everyone on the Eastern coast of the United States should keep their fingers crossed: Early projections of the path of Tropical Storm Bertha has it quite possibly missing the United States. It’s true that projections are merely educated guesses, but…

Super Typhoon Neoguri Heads for Japan

Super Typhoon Neoguri is expected to reach Okinawa early Tuesday, in what has been described as a “once in decades” storm. The Japan Meteorological Agency has measured sustained winds of 123 miles per hour, with gusts so far hitting 168…

Kim Jung Un Rebukes Meteorologists for Bad Forecasts

In 2010, North Korea was forced out of the World Cup in South Africa after giving up a staggering 12 goals in only three games. Upon returning home, the Korean soccer players were publicly shamed and scolded for their performance…

Twitter Forecast: Cloudy with a Certainty of Hyperlocal Weather Targeted Ads

In the near future, you can expect to see a new type of promoted tweet that’s appearing in your feed because it’s raining outside. Or because the forecast calls for a b-e-a-utiful weekend. Twitter has partnered with The Weather Company…