Wireless / Mobile
“Everywhere you go you always take the weather with you” Crowded House
Foreca provides mobile weather services globally. No matter where you are, Foreca's mobile weather service makes it easy to get accurate and up-to-date weather information directly in your mobile phone. For operators mobile weather services are a steady revenue generator. Foreca provides current conditions, satellite images, radar images, and weather forecasts in many different formats and languages.
Weather is the one of the most value added services for people on the move. Foreca wireless weather services are a great content for mobile advertising.
ForecaWeather Free provides current conditions, 10 day weather forecasts and weather animations for any location world-wide.
You can choose from over 140.000 hand picked locations or you can retrieve forecasts for your current location using your phone's GPS. You can also use the Landmarks in your phone or you can enter a new location by coordinates. ForecaWeather lets you display a 10-day forecast in your phone's calendar as memos. GPS, calendar and Landmark functionalities are available on selected phone models only.
ForecaWeather features the following Foreca mobile produts:
- Current conditions
- Detailed forecast with 6h time-steps
- Long 10 day forecast
- Weather radar (North Europe and USA)
- Temperature forecast map
- Precipitation forecast map
- Symbol map
- Wind forecast map
- Cloudiness forecast map
- Satellite images
Graphical products are available as still images and animations.
ForecaWeather Free is available for Android and S60 devices.
Languages supported: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Greek and Finnish
Click here to download ForecaWeather Free for S60 phones.
Mobile Internet - foreca.mobi
Foreca.mobi is a mobile-optimized weather service, which offers 10-day forecast, current conditions and stunning weather animations including radar, satellite and precipitation forecast for all your favorite locations. Foreca.mobi covers both national and international locations.
Foreca.mobi is easy to use - just go to foreca.mobi with your phone's Internet browser. No registration is needed and no extra charges apply (your mobile operator may charge you for the data traffic).
Foreca.mobi provides now also ski reports for US and European resorts!
Service works with most mobile phones, which are equipped with colour display. User interface is available in 15 languages.
SMS and MMS
Traditional SMS and MMS weather services still play an important role, especially in emerging markets. The weather service is one of the most popular value-added services among millions of mobile device users.
Foreca's GSM Spot weather services give you access to fast and easy-to-use weather services. The service includes hundreds of thousands of locations around the world with accurate up-to-date weather forecasts for each locale. The forecasting system has a high geographical resolution which makes it possible to check the weather forecast for specified places like golf courses, seaports, ski centres, holiday resorts etc. New places of special interest can be added with customer's interest.
Foreca's SMS/MMS offering is available in more than 25 languages, the service provides weather forecast for 100.000 locations worldwide.
Foreca weather movies are short automated weather shows ideal for 3G operators wanting some stunning content. Movies include beautiful graphics and 3D effects like fly-thru-rain. Already in commercial use since autumn 2003. Great revenue generator.
Most services are fully hosted by Foreca and therefore quick to deploy.