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Home Weather Station - New Android App

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby theoc » Sun Feb 02, 2014 7:16 am

grwkak wrote:Using http://http://www.wilsonsweather.host-ed.me

Not sure if it needs the public_html added (needed as that is where the files reside).

Guy

Update - using / at end (missed in instructions) worked - now I have imperial units etc.


Glad to hear it's working. :D

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby theoc » Sun Feb 02, 2014 7:59 am

Small update to the app. There is now a back button in the settings menu.
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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby gluepack » Sun Apr 20, 2014 9:28 am

Fine, it works well.

It would be nice to put a title on it, as part of settings,
e.g. weather station name (and not from another weather source as some have me as Zlatina, Greece (as opposed to Bulgaria) and others have the name of the village from 70 years ago (not sure how they managed that, lol)).
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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby theoc » Sun Apr 20, 2014 9:42 am

gluepack wrote:Fine, it works well.

It would be nice to put a title on it, as part of settings,
e.g. weather station name (and not from another weather source as some have me as Zlatina, Greece (as opposed to Bulgaria) and others have the name of the village from 70 years ago (not sure how they managed that, lol)).


Thanks for the comments/suggestion. Where would you see the title of the weather station being used? Would it change something like "Trends" or "Now" to "Title - Trends" and "Now - Trends"?

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby gluepack » Sun Apr 20, 2014 11:14 am

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby theoc » Mon Apr 21, 2014 12:43 am

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Ok I see what you mean. I'll think of a way to show a title in future updates. There has been some request for personalization of the app and I will look into adding these features in the near future.

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby theoc » Mon Apr 21, 2014 12:44 am

For everyone who has tried the app and likes it please leave a rating for it on the Google Play Store. If you are having problems please post here to give me a chance to get everything working.

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby geoffw » Tue Apr 22, 2014 4:47 pm

Like it ..........!
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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby TNETWeather » Sun Apr 27, 2014 5:10 am

Just gave this a try. Nice. worked out of the box first try. Gave it a rating.

Nice how it doesn't over emphasise wind like most weather apps... Would be nice to have DewPt front an center since around here that is important to go with the temp.

Would be interested if you plan on offering skins (different themes).

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Tried this on a Galaxy Note 3 using 4.4.2 KitKat.
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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby theoc » Sun Apr 27, 2014 7:42 am

TNETWeather wrote:Just gave this a try. Nice. worked out of the box first try. Gave it a rating.

Nice how it doesn't over emphasise wind like most weather apps... Would be nice to have DewPt front an center since around here that is important to go with the temp.

Would be interested if you plan on offering skins (different themes).

Ref:
Tried this on a Galaxy Note 3 using 4.4.2 KitKat.


Thanks for the comments and rating. I'm looking to make certain parts of the "Now" page customizable. That way the user can add what ever they find most important on the main page. I'm also looking into allowing the user to change the color theme of the app.

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby theoc » Sun Apr 27, 2014 7:44 am

geoffw wrote:Like it ..........!


Thanks :D and thank you for the review on the Play Store.

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby Gordon-Loomberah » Sun Apr 27, 2014 9:10 am

It works well for me on a Motorola XT910 running Android 4.0.4, it only needs Solar and UV graphs, and could probably do without "Is Fay Light" and "Numberofcurrent.....perStrings" :)
I'd definitely pay to remove the annoying ads telling me I "may have 2 viruses" when that is an option.
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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby TNETWeather » Tue Apr 29, 2014 1:35 am

Gordon-Loomberah wrote:I'd definitely pay to remove the annoying ads telling me I "may have 2 viruses" when that is an option.
Funny, didn't see any ads but then I have an ad blocker on my Note 3. I will pay for any App I use, but don't do ads.
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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby Warrandyte » Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:25 am

Great little App Theo
Agreed, happy to pay a few $ to get rid of the ads.
i know google have some funny rules about how much and how many etc before oyu get any revenue, but the guys at OziExplorer did their own .apk download to avoid the whole google play store thing

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby Paul C » Thu Jul 31, 2014 10:27 am

I cant get it to work on my Samsung Galaxy S5

Tried inputting http://www.bramptonweather.co.uk/cumulus/realtime.txt and xml
Tried with the http and without but no response

any suggestions


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