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March 30th, 2000

[1:30 PM] Whither Weather On Your Mac? Aladdin Ships First Aladdin Branded WeatherTracker
by Staff

Aladdin Systems has announced that they are shipping the first Aladdin branded version of their recently acquired utility, WeatherTracker. WeatherTracker brings live weather reports directly to your Mac. According to Aladdin Systems:

Aladdin Systems, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Aladdin Systems Holdings, Inc., today announced it is shipping WeatherTracker(tm) 3.0.6 for the Macintosh, the Aladdin version of the previously published WeatherTracker by Trexar Technologies, Inc.

WeatherTracker 3.0.6 is a free upgrade. The documentation has been modified to provide Aladdin contact information; otherwise, there are no other changes to the application

What is WeatherTracker(tm)?
WeatherTracker is software that delivers weather data for cities worldwide from the Internet to your desktop. WeatherTracker can provide hourly weather conditions, local five-day forecasts, climatic data and more for over 8,000 cities worldwide. Daily Observations are also available for many cities worldwide. Users can get a wide array of weather data in easy-to-read graphical displays, all without launching a Web browser.

WeatherTracker Features:

  • Monitor temperature, pressure, wind speed and direction, humidity, local conditions, forecasts and climatic information
  • Get five-day outlooks to help plan your week
  • Marine data is provided for many coastal locations
  • Detailed five-day outlooks help users plan their week
  • Weather data is displayed in a window format that users choose

WeatherTracker for Macintosh(r) requires System 7.5.1 or higher, Open Transport 1.1 or later, at least 8 MB of available application RAM, Internet Config 2.0 or later (or the Internet control panel under Mac OS 8.5 and later), and an Internet connection (including AOL and Compuserve).

You can find more information on WeatherTracker at the company's web site. The update is free to registered owners. The full version is priced at US$24.95.

Aladdin Systems

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