Paul McAleer

Neven Mrgan's tumbl: Redundant data in the Weather app

Paul McAleer
Neven Mrgan's tumbl: Redundant data in the Weather app

mrgan:

If you’re a serious weather junkie, you might use a special weather app to get your daily klimate kick. And if you’re Edward Tufte, you might think the iPhone weather app is “a bit thin”. Me, I don’t mind it - it’s a nice, big dashboard view of the weather features I care most about.

But here’s…

Neven brings up a good point: having information on yesterday’s weather is a potentially very useful stat, and I don’t think I’ve seen a weather app use it. It’s always current + future. Maybe we can rethink that.