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    Digital signage that predicts the weather?

    May 12 • No Comments

    It’s a neat idea – screens at local retail outlets which show adverts for sunglasses when the sun shines or last-minute offers for Caribbean holidays when bad weather is forecast. The Weather Trigger of the British company Weather Unlocked has made this technically feasible. Its software makes use of global weather data for the geodata [&hellip...

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    Digital signage that predicts the weather?

    May 12 • It’s a neat idea – screens at local retail outlets which show adverts for sunglasses when the sun shines or last-minute offers for Caribbean holidays when bad weather is forecast. The Weather Trigger of the British company Weather Unlocked has made this technically feasible. Its software makes use of global weather data for the geodata [&hellip...

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