Apple acquired Darkish Sky final March with the goal of integrating this climate forecast system into its cell OS and this additionally results in the abandonment of Android units.
Initially scheduled for July 1, 2020, the abandonment of Android and Put on OS units has been postponed to August 1, 2020 and actually yesterday the applying stopped working (all climate knowledge within the app returns a price of zero levels whereas the orange message “Darkish Sky app has turned off” is current).
Darkish Sky for Android has retired
Customers nonetheless enrolled within the $ 2.99 per yr subscription plan will obtain a “full refund” and the Google Play Retailer is presently sending an e-mail to tell them (“Your Darkish Sky – Hyperlocal Climate subscription from The Darkish Sky Firm, LLC on Google Play has been canceled “).
The web site (which you will discover right here) also needs to have stopped working yesterday however the workforce of this service has introduced that it has been determined to increase the supply of climate forecasts and maps (not offering particulars on this regard).
Third-party climate apps that use knowledge from this service may have entry to them till the “finish of 2021”.