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November 17

Aeris Wear Update 1.0.6

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]After reviewing user feedback and requests, we’ve worked hard to update our latest app, Aeris Wear, by adding new features and increasing user ease and convenience.  Here’s what’s new and updated in Aeris Wear 1.0.6: We’ve added more data sync interval options to help optimize your device’s battery life.  Choose how often you want Aeris Wear to update, from every 15 minutes to only 4 times a day. You may now choose to turn notifications off.  Aeris Wear will still update, but your device will not alert you when it does so. Current and forecast weather are now more precise...

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October 5

Introducing Aeris Wear: Weather & Radar for Android Wear

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]“With Aeris Wear, your weather is just a glimpse away.” We’re very excited to announce our first app: Aeris Wear! This app gives users simple, clean weather information and is also optimized for Android Wear devices. We’re also proud to feature regional and local radar imagery for both mobile and wearable devices. Aeris Wear is driven by our powerful Aeris Weather API, putting the best possible weather data directly in your hands. Users can quickly access their current weather conditions, as well as short-term and extended forecasts. Do you need a jacket on your way out the door? Will the weather slow...

September 10

Aeris iOS Weather SDK 2.0 Beta 1 Released

We have officially released the first public beta of the next major release of our Aeris iOS Weather SDK. As we’ve previously reviewed in part 1 and part 2 of our preview blog posts, there are many new features and considerable improvements to not only performance but also working with the SDK.  

Aeris iOS SDK
June 25

Aeris iOS Weather Framework: 2.0 Preview – Part 2

During the week of Apple’s WWDC, we gave a preview of a few of the additions and improvements in the upcoming 2.0 release of our Aeris iOS Weather framework. This time in part 2, we’re going to preview some of the exciting new features and changes to the mapping component of our SDK that we’re sure will take your own weather applications to the next level.  

Aeris iOS SDK
May 30

Aeris iOS Weather Framework: 2.0 Preview – Part 1

Our Aeris iOS Weather Framework has been in the hands of developers and Aeris users for about two and a half years already and has received a lot of positive feedback from everyone who has been using it within their own iOS applications. Our goal with the iOS framework has always been to make interacting and integrating with our core Aeris API quick and painless so you can focus your time on building great applications instead of worrying about fetching, parsing and displaying weather data. Now, after months of planning and development behind the scenes, we’re excited to give our...

March 10

Case Study: Polaris Mobile Apps and Aeris

Over the past few months, we’ve been working closely with Polaris Industries to integrate our Aeris platform into their new iOS and Android applications, such as Snow Trails and ORV Trails. Polaris not only wanted to provide basic weather information like current conditions and forecasts, but also how the weather will affect outdoor activities and trail conditions for their users. Snow Trails was also featured in the AppStore’s Navigation category last week.

June 26

Aeris iOS Weather Framework 1.1.8 Released

Version 1.1.8 of our Aeris iOS Weather framework is now available which fixes several bugs and includes many minor improvements. The biggest new feature is it now supports accessing and controlling individual frames within an image animation on the interactive map. Refer to the complete 1.1.8 change log for more details about the fixes and changes included in this release.

June 12

Aeris Update 1.2.17 Released

We released version 1.2.17 of our Aeris Weather API to production yesterday. This minor update provides several bug fixes and other minor improvements. For a full list of changes refer to the API version history. What did we add in this Aeris Update?

June 7

Aeris iOS Weather Framework 1.1.7 Released

We released version 1.1.7 of our Aeris iOS Weather framework today that fixes several bugs and includes many minor improvements. Some of the major changes include improvements to the interactive map and overlays, adding support for custom map callout views, support for re-adding layers after animating stops and more customization options for interactive map overlays. Refer to the complete 1.1.7 change log for more details about the fixes and changes included in this release. Creating Custom Map Annotation Callout Views With this 1.1.7 release, it’s not considerably easier to provide your own custom view to use for the callout that...

May 13

Aeris Interactive 1.5 Released with Google Maps API V3 Support

We have upgraded Aeris Interactive to version 1.5. This upgrade adds support for Google Maps API V3, as Google will be shutting down their gmaps API V2 later this month. Enabling Google Maps V3 and Obtaining an API Key To ensure your maps will continue to work, you will need to enable your websites & hosted sites to use Google Maps API v3. Since you are currently using the maps with API v2, enabling Google maps API v3 (if not already enabled) is fairly simple, per the following steps (your IT group may need make the change). Browse to https://code.google.com/apis/console/...