AccuWeather provides HTC smartphone users with the timely, accessible, global weather forecasts they need
AccuWeather Global Headquarters, March 26, 2014 — AccuWeather, a leading global digital media company, is partnering with HTC, a world leader in mobile devices, toprovide weather data to the HTC weather app showcased on HTC smartphones, including the newly launched HTC One (M8). AccuWeather has provided weather content with Superior Accuracy™ with exceptional user experiences to HTC smartphone users globally since 2008.
“We couldn’t be more pleased to continue our collaboration with HTC on their new HTC One (M8),” said Steven Smith, Chief Digital Officer for AccuWeather. “HTC has a history of creating popular, award-winning smartphones like this new flagship device. We are proud to be their weather data provider on the HTC One (M8) and other HTC smartphones used worldwide. It is truly a testament to the importance of accurate and reliable global weather information that allows users to make decisions that help improve their lives.”
HTC was the first user of AccuWeather’s robust API to display weather data on HTC smartphones.
Users of the HTC One (M8) will have instant access to AccuWeather’s trusted weather information, including timely weather news and videos as well as hourly and extended forecasts. Users who click through to the AccuWeather mobile website will have access to even more detailed information, including 80 hours of hourly forecasts, 45 days of extended weather forecasts, and MinuteCast™ – AccuWeather’s hyperlocal weather forecasting solution that provides Minute by Minute™ precipitation forecasts over the next two hours for locations across the Continental United States.