iMap offers a full suite of advanced hurricane features for on-air, online, and on-the-go applications, including live broadcast tools, storm tracker live video streaming, and mobile weather radio alerts, as well as 24/7 Weather Support to protect enterprise resources in danger zones.
Norman, OK - June 1, 2011 – With high prospects for Hurricanes this year and NOAA scientists predicting an above normal hurricane season, weather leader Weather Decision Technologies, Inc., is providing a vital toolkit of emergency weather and impact information to local newspaper, radio, and television websites. The company is also providing 24/7 expert meteorologist weather support for local enterprises located in hurricane-prone zones.Topics: Company News |
Weather Decision Technologies believes its newest product is the latest generation of weather radio.
Founded in 2000 by former National Weather Service meteorologists, the Norman, Okla.-based company recently launched a smartphone app that essentially acts as a personalized severe weather warning system.Topics: Company News |
As a result of unprecedented demand during its FREE iMapWeather Radio day campaign, which took place on May 19, 2011, weather leader Weather Decision Technologies Inc., (WDT) exceeded its goal of contributing 100,000 FREE iMapWeather Radios to the cause of national weather safety. The company distributed more than 185,000 downloads during the course of the day, extending the free period beyond the original threshold - for more than three hours - to 8pm EDT.
The application rose to the number one spot on the iTunes store for all free applications, and number one for all weather applications. Media companies from all over the United States participated in the all-day campaign.
"Many thanks to our customers and all the media partners who helped make this campaign and contribution to national weather safety a tremendous success," said Mike Eilts, President and CEO of WDT.
iMapWeather Radio Key Features:
- Precise Alerts: Users only get an alert - voice and text - if their device or saved locations fall inside a watch/warning polygon.
- Follow Me: When on the go, users automatically receive an alert if they move into an area under a watch/warning.
- Friends and Family: Users can pinpoint up to five locations for the app to follow.
- Battery Life: The application is designed to conserve your battery life even while using GPS.
- Video: In select markets, users can get live video of severe weather coverage.
Pricing and Availability
The iMapWeather Radio app is available for $9.99 from the App Store on all iPhones, iPads and iPod touch. It will also be available at the Android app store for later this year. More information: http://weatherradioday.com
About Weather Decision Technologies, Inc. (WDT)
WDT's iMap® services provide dynamic interactive and mobile weather mapping solutions for the world's leading local media and Internet companies. WDT is a global leader in providing state-of-the-science weather detection, nowcasting, and forecasting systems. WDT maintains operational and international offices in Norman, Oklahoma, and Atlanta, Georgia. Corporate websites: www.wdtinc.com and www.weatherforensics.com.Topics: Company News |
The first 100,000 individuals nationwide to download the app for iPhone, iPad or iPod touch get it for freeTopics: Company News |
New weather warning tool helps individuals prepare for the dangerous storm season upon us with early, location-based text and voice alerts right on their mobile deviceTopics: Company News |
Breaking News on CNN: Storm Chasers see tornado up close and CNN audiences view live streams of today's tornadoes.Topics: Company News |
iMap® Weather Experience Suite Brings Dramatic Weather Events to Multiple Screens
Norman, OK, and Las Vegas, Nevada, April 11, 2011 – Weather Decision Technologies (WDT), the weather content leader, is delivering a rich line-up of weather content tools designed to boost audience engagement and retention. New WDT broadcaster tools for on-air, interactive, social, and mobile devices provide media companies with content diversity, optimized for the matching diversity of consumer devices now available in the digital marketplace.Topics: Company News |
Ground breaking application "wakes up" your device and talks to you when life-threatening weather approaches, providing instant voice and text alerts, early warnings, and real-time severe weather video when you need it most
CTIA, Orlando, FL, March 23, 2011 - When life-threatening weather strikes, where do you turn for instant information? You are asleep, or are nowhere near a laptop, radio, or television, how can you be alerted to what's happening or tune in to local weather alerts? You are in an open area and a tornado approaches - where is it headed? What about your family and friends? Flash floods are imminent, but which areas are at risk? Should you drive on or pull over?Topics: Company News |
'HailHistory' Data Offering Adds New Dimension of Report Value for Contractors and Adjusters
NASHUA, New Hampshire, February 16, 2011 – Aerialogics, an aerial measurement reporting service serving the roofing, property maintenance, and insurance industries with roof and property aerial measurement reports, has selected Weather Decision Technologies, Inc., (WDT) as a Technology Partner. WDT Inc. is a global leader in providing state-of-the-science weather detection, nowcasting, and forecasting systems. The partnership will initially focus on providing WDT's 'HailHistory' data, featuring hail size and hail impact-date, as a report 'overlay' option Aerialogics customers can order, when submitting a physical address for a roof aerial measurement report.Topics: Company News |
Orlando, FL. February 16, 2011 - XactLink, LLC, a supplier of web-based Roofing/Construction Management Software and iMap Weather Forensics, a division of global weather leader Weather Decision Technologies, Inc. (WDT), have joined forces with a strategic partnership to provide roofing industry customers an unparalleled advantage.Topics: Company News |