Global News Skytracker

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Please scroll down for a description of the functions and newly added features.

New Features:
· Completely new look overall
Option to submit user generated photos and video
· Ability to share content via email and Twitter and Facebook
· New menu with options to click and read news headlines and watch weather-related videos
· Headline section with the latest regional, national and international weather-related news
· Video section with the latest regional, national and international weather-related news
· Feedback button to report bugs or give suggestions

Additional features:
· Highly responsive interactive map

· Highest resolution satellite cloud imagery available

· Exclusive patent pending Road Weather Index

· Colour-coded weather alerts arranged by severity

· Fully integrated GPS for current location awareness

· Integrated compass overlay

· Most accurate 10-day forecasts with both daily and hourly detail

· Ability to easily save your favourite locations

· Earthquake plotting - tap on an earthquake to display its detail


Using your Device & app history access permission, the Global News Skytracker Weather app will:
- Provide an optional “widget” and status bar icon showing weather conditions even when the app isn’t running.
Using your Identity access permission, the app will:
- Provide location search and map presentations.
Using your Location access permission, the app will:
- Provide weather information for your current location
- Present your current location on the map
Using your Photo/Media/Files access permission, the app will:
- Share selected photos with Global News at your request
- Save new photos taken within the app to your gallery
Using your Wi-Fi connection information access permission, the app will:
- Optimize the app experience based on available bandwidth
Using your Device ID & call information access permission, the app will:
- Detect changes to network conditions and adjust the app experience accordingly.
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What's New

New Location + Alert Management
*Select multiple Push Notification Locations (Settings>Edit Locations>Press the Bell)
*Press any location in Edit Location to rename the location (Home, Work, etc) and move the map to PinPoint a specific location for the most accurate weather info

New Alert Management
*Toggle on/off any combo of weather alert types (Frost Advisory, Flood Warning, etc) in Settings>Weather Alert Type
*Number Badge next to the Location Name showing the total number of active Alerts
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Additional Information

April 27, 2018
Current Version
Requires Android
4.4 and up
Content Rating
Everyone 10+
Interactive Elements
Users Interact
Offered By
Corus Entertainment
25 Dockside Drive Toronto, Ontario M5A 0B5 Canada
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