NEW DELHI: Earlier this yr, Apple acquired the favored climate app Darkish Sky and as a part of the acquisition, it was introduced that the iPhone maker will shut down the app for Android platform in July. Nonetheless, the shutdown […]
NEW DELHI: Earlier this yr, Apple acquired the favored climate app Darkish Sky and as a part of the acquisition, it was introduced that the iPhone maker will shut down the app for Android platform in July.
Nonetheless, the shutdown was delayed for a month however now the app has formally been discontinued. The app is now not accessible to Android customers and the subscribers of the app who’ve made purchases are eligible for full refunds.In an replace on its weblog put up, the corporate mentioned, “The Android and Put on OS apps shut down on August 1, 2020. Subscribers who had been energetic at the moment might be receiving a full refund. Climate forecasts and maps on the Darkish Sky web site stay energetic.”
Which means each Android and Android-based smartwatch customers will be unable to make use of this app. Nonetheless, readers should be aware that the performance of the app on iOS platform stays unaffected because it continues to be obtainable for buy within the App Retailer.
Again when the Cupertino-based tech big acquired Darkish Sky, it was mentioned that the app’s API will proceed to perform until the top of 2021 and they won’t be accepting any new signups to make use of the API.
On the time of the acquisition, in an official weblog put up, Darkish Sky co-founder Adam Grossman mentioned, “Our purpose has at all times been to offer the world with one of the best climate data potential, to assist as many individuals as we will keep dry and secure, and to take action in a approach that respects your privateness. There is no such thing as a higher place to perform these targets than at Apple. We’re thrilled to have the chance to achieve much more folks, with much more impression, than we ever may alone.”