Apple Buys Dark Sky and Kills the Android App

On the off chance that you have Dark Sky introduced on your Android telephone, at that point we have some terrible news for you… Apple has procured the famous climate application and is murdering the Android form without a second thought. What’s more, the Dark Sky API is additionally now living on re-appropriated time.

that Is the Dark Sky Weather App?

Dull Sky propelled in 2012. Here was another variety of climate application which offered hyperlocal gauges and an exquisite UI. Dim Sky constructed a devoted after on iOS for quite a long while before the organization propelled an Android adaptation in 2016.

A large number of individuals currently utilize Dark Sky as their climate application of decision, and Dark Sky likewise controls different applications and locales through its API. In any case, Apple has now procured Dark Sky for an undisclosed total of cash, and it looks set to turn into an iOS elite.

Apple Acquires Dark Sky for iOS

Dull Sky reported its obtaining by Apple on the Dark Sky Blog. The organization asserts that its objective has consistently been to “furnish the world with the most ideal climate data [and] there is no better spot to achieve these objectives than at Apple.”

Tragically, while Dark Sky for iOS is as yet accessible, Dark Sky for Android and Wear OS is waiting for capital punishment. The application is not, at this point accessible to download, and even the individuals who as of now have Dark Sky introduced on their handset will discover it quits working after July 1, 2020.

A similar destiny anticipates the Dark Sky site, with climate figures, maps, and inserts just accessible until July 1, 2020. After that date, the site will just stay dynamic “on the side of API and iOS App clients.” Everyone else will be bolted out.

With respect to the API itself, Apple is done tolerating new information exchanges. Furthermore, while the Dark Sky API will keep on working until the finish of 2021, it will then likely quit working. Which will seriously affect the innumerable applications fueled by the Dark Sky API.

The Best Weather Apps on Android and iOS

This is plainly awful news for Android proprietors, who are losing access to a standout amongst other climate applications around. Be that as it may, it’s uplifting news for iPhone proprietors, as Apple is nearly ensured to join Dark Sky’s best highlights into the local Weather application for iOS.