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A weather app that is more than special

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Idol Forecast is a beautifully designed weather app that reshapes the way users experience their ... More

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Published 10 Jun 2013

I don't usually take a whole heap of notice of weather apps, to be honest. I mean, they are literally only going to tell you a few things. How hot or cold it is, whether there is some form of precipitation and how windy it is. There's not a whole lot more you need to know. But occasionally, an app comes along that transcends basic information because of its sheer beauty and Idol Forecast is one of those. It is a customizable weather app for iOS that features the most glorious 'Disney-quality' animated graphics that change as the weather changes. It's one weather app that I will be more than happy to have on my tablet.
 
Most weather applications currently available are simply boring templates that provide nothing to the user beyond simple metrics and statistics but this is a weather app that is totally different from the others and actually manages to enrich the user experience. Idol Forecast is a beautifully designed weather app that reshapes the way users experience their daily weather forecast. What really makes the difference here is the absolutely stunning interface design that reacts to current weather conditions. It also features a very cool, ambient sound design to further enhance the richness of the user experience. The app also features unique tailored themes and a customizable user interface which shows the weather in morning, daytime, evening and nighttime as well as different types of precipitation. It also features a few hidden...