Creators of the BerryWeather Application mentioned on Twitter that they added more icon sets that are available for download via the application settings. The update also brings a lot to the end user with lots of features and fixes added. It is nice to see BellShare continue to improve an already great product. Free Trial is also available with BerryWeather so be sure and try it out. Links and all the available features are listed below.
Available Icon Sets Within App
New in version 2.5:
– Added push support to instantly notify about weather alerts without draining the battery
– Added support for custom icons. We are looking forward to iconsets created by the community!
– Added support for sharing weather and advisory via Twitter
– Added support for BlackBerry LBS (location based services) on OS 5.0 and higher devices for cell location lookup. This greatly improve cell location lookup accuracy
– Improved weather alert support and filtering
– Added new icon size XXX-Large
– Added new theme "Day&Night Transparent"
– New default background image in Day&Night theme. Shows sunlit sky for daytime, moonlit sky for nighttime locations. Transitions smoothly between locations on touchscreen devices (try it ;))
– Added support for wide background images. If a background image is wider than the screen it will scroll slightly in the background while you move from location to location.
– Added option to show a shortcut on the homescreen for selected locations (OS 6.0 only)
– New titlebar showing full device radio status and application indicators (OS 6.0t only)
– Added support for restricting auto update during certain hours of the day
– Added option to toggle automatic/manual updating per location
– Added option to turn of advisories for a location
– Added ‘lighten/darken’ background setting for homescreen wallpaper
– Added font color setting for homescreen wallpaper
– Added separate font settings for homescreen wallpaper
– Added daily/hourly forecast option to homescreen wallpaper
– Added drop shadows below text for better legibility
– Added option to select font family (OS 5.0 and higher)
– Many bug fixes!
- Our weather provider: Weather Underground
- Current conditions including "Feels like" temperature, wind, pressure, dew point, humidity.
- 7-day forecast with high/low temperature and precipitation probability
- 24-hour forecast with temperature, precipitation probability, wind and humidity
- Track your location via GPS/cell
- Instant weather advisory notifications via push technology (US only)
- Built-in animated radar maps (US only)
- Easily switch between 7 different views (Current, Daily Forecast, Hourly Forecast etc)
- Get more accurate conditions by switching to a nearby weather stations for any location
- Replace/extend the default radar maps with your preferred weather service’s radar maps!
- Add custom web cams and other media links (weather radio, video, HTML etc) to any location.
- Sunrise/Sunset times and moon phase
- Customizable homescreen icon showing current conditions
- See your current weather as a homescreen wallpaper (OS 4.7 and higher)
- Share your weather on Twitter
- Completely customize BeWeather using themes, background wallpaper, font and icon sizes