WeatherMin for Mac OS X - A Minimal Weather Monitor
January 25, 2012 in Software
[prMac.com] Portland, Oregon - Downtown Software House today is pleased to announce the availability of WeatherMin version 1.2. WeatherMin is a Mac OS X weather notification app that lives on the desktop. The focus of WeatherMin is displaying only useful information, and presenting it in an attractive theme that looks great on top of your wallpaper. WeatherMin includes several built in themes, and has many different notification options including a menu bar icon and support for Growl. WeatherMin will even automatically update its location while traveling and show local forecasts for your region.
The 1.2 release is a major update that adds several new features and bug fixes. WeatherMin now includes a menu bar weather icon, and a new appearance option to change the size of the desktop window. Also included are several visual improvements to the built-in themes, more reliable data handling, and many bug fixes.
What People Are Saying:
"I like the minimalist approach, and it works great here. I normally just want to get the basic information on the weather, get in and out and move on, and WeatherMin is great for that. Very cool!" - Jason
"Neat and unobtrusive, the themes are exactly what I want to see in a weather app" - Rocky
"Minimalistic and surprising versatile. If you spend any sort of time on the desktop, this is very handy. Blends right in, but it's still easy to spot." - Carl
* Choose from several attractive, minimalist desktop themes
* Show the current weather conditions in your menu bar
* Accurate, updated weather data and forecasts on demand
* Automatically finds your Mac's current position and returns local forecasts
* Uses minimal memory and CPU to keep your Mac happy
* US Weather Data Only
* Mac OS X 10.7
* 64 Bit Processor
* 0.7 MB
Pricing and Availability:
WeatherMin 1.2 is available now for Mac OS X Lion. WeatherMin is free to try, and $4.99 USD to purchase a license. Customers can purchase online, or through the Mac App Store in the Weather category. Free promotional licenses are available for reviewers and journalists.
Downtown Software House is an indie development company run by Marc Charbonneau. Founded in 2004, Downtown Software House aims to develop well designed, useful applications for Mac OS X and iOS. Other products include Runner's Log and Widget Manager for Mac OS X. Downtown Software House is based in Portland, OR. All Material and Software (C) 2004-2012 Downtown Software House / All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.