Apple: Apple is closing this app and these web tools.
One year later Apple acquired the popular hyperlocal climate app Dark Sky, now plans to cut the service completely. According to a report from 9to5Mac, the application will be closed at the end of the year 2022. Dark sky Currently, several third-party weather applications use the API.
It was initially reported that the tech company would end the service by the end of 2021. However, Dark Sky ios The app and web tools will be available for another year, the report says.
Dark Sky has made changes to his blog recently. “Support for the Dark Sky API service for existing customers will continue until the end of 2022. The Dark Sky iOS app and website will also be available until the end of 2022,” reads the updated blog.
As mentioned above, Apple acquired the Dark Sky app in March 2020. The app plays an important role in iOS 14 weather forecasts. iOS 15, the company will add features like next-hour rush alerts, new layout, and new animated backgrounds.
The weather service had not previously said when its iOS and website will be shut down. The latest update suggests that the application could be closed for good. It is hoped that even if Dark Sky’s web applications and tools end, the technology can live on.