AccuWeather Integrates Foursquare into Latest Update of its Leading Weather App

Steve Smith

Steve Smith

AccuWeather Global Weather Center - August 29, 2018 - AccuWeather-the world's fastest-growing provider and verified as the most accurate source of weather forecasts and warnings and also a global leader in digital media and weather-related big data-today announced another new partnership.

AccuWeather has partnered with Foursquare, the location technology platform, to deliver AccuWeather app users even more personalization and contextually relevant information, available at their fingertips at the right time in the right place to make better choices and even more informed decisions.

Available in the next few days on AccuWeather's award-winning iOS and Android apps, users can receive information about businesses based on the weather around them. To do this, AccuWeather is partnering with Foursquare and leveraging its trusted Pilgrim SDK, which provides contextual awareness of more than 105 million venues worldwide in the Foursquare Places database.

"Our chief mission at AccuWeather is to deliver the most accurate weather forecasts and warnings to our users to help them make more informed decisions about their day and ultimately protect the things that matter most to them by giving them the right information at the right time, right where they are, while protecting data privacy," said Steve Smith [pictured], AccuWeather's President of Digital Media. "AccuWeather has adopted a privacy by design approach ensuring that new features and functionality are not only developed to improve our users' experience of AccuWeather products but also follow strict guidelines to protect data privacy. With this collaboration, we are making our weather forecasts even more actionable for our users by tying weather and place together." More...