WeatherBug App Launches for Kindle Fire Tablet

  WeatherBug App Launches for Kindle Fire Tablet

 Be Prepared with Popular App Delivering Real-Time Weather Updates, Forecasts
    and Severe Weather Alerts for Your Neighborhood and Favorite Locations

Business Wire

GERMANTOWN, Md. -- November 12, 2012

Earth Networks^SM, the owner of WeatherBug® and the operator of the largest
weather monitoring, lightning detection and climate observation networks,
announces the availability of its popular app on Kindle Fire. Now, Kindle Fire
owners can turn to WeatherBug to get the latest weather information, check the
local forecast and have the power to Know Before™ when severe weather
approaches by tapping into the world’s largest weather network.

The popular WeatherBug app is now available on Kindle Fire. (Photo: Earth
Networks - WeatherBug)

The popular WeatherBug app is now available on Kindle Fire. (Photo: Earth
Networks - WeatherBug)

WeatherBug for Kindle Fire is the latest addition to the company’s extensive
app collection. WeatherBug is available across many platforms, providing
millions with vital weather information, forecasts and alerts while at home,
at the office and on the go. WeatherBug apps are available for mobile phones
and tablets, including Android devices, iPhone and iPad, Windows Phone and the
new Windows 8. For computer users, the WeatherBug website and popular desktop
app provide up-to-the-minute weather information and alerts.

With 35,000 locations -- including real-time weather data from 10,000 local,
professional-grade sensors – WeatherBug provides essential weather information
and alerts, plus a variety of helpful features:

  *Neighborhood-level Weather: WeatherBug exclusively provides real-time
    weather information from 10,000 local stations where you live and work.
    Take a look at the radar and get detailed weather data for your own
    neighborhood and your favorite locations.
  *Pinpoint Forecasts:Get the most detailed extended and hourly forecast
    information available from the weather station closest to you and for
    locations around the world.
  *Weather Warnings: Know Before™ when severe weather approaches. WeatherBug
    delivers alerts from the National Weather Service (NWS) and Dangerous
    Thunderstorm Alerts (DTAs) exclusive to Earth Networks that on average
    provide significantly faster warning times. Plus, share severe weather
    warnings with loved ones via the app’s WeatherBuzz feature.
  *Live Cameras: With more than 2,000 cameras to choose from, you can check
    the weather without stepping outside. WeatherBug lets you keep tabs on
    weather while at home and away with live shots from cameras in your
    community and from locations – including beaches and stadiums – throughout
    the exclusive WeatherBug Network.

WeatherBug for Kindle Fire is available on Amazon. To view screen shots of the
app, visit

About Earth Networks ^ - WeatherBug

As a provider of comprehensive atmospheric data for nearly 20 years, Earth
Networks is Taking the Pulse of the Planet with the world’s largest weather
observation, lightning detection, and greenhouse gas monitoring networks and
is establishing a network for collecting data within the planetary boundary
layer. The company’s popular WeatherBug website, desktop application and
mobile apps for major smartphone platforms provide real-time
neighborhood-level weather and advanced severe weather alerts to millions of
consumers. Enterprise solutions from Earth Networks enable organizations and
markets, including energy and utilities, agriculture, schools, sports and
recreation, emergency operations and government entities, to safeguard lives,
prepare for weather and climate events and improve business
operations.Founded in 1993, Earth Networks ( is
headquartered in the Washington, D.C. area with additional locations in
Mountain View, Calif.; New York, NY; Milan, Italy and a local presence in 50
countries worldwide.

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Rachel Hunt, Public Relations Manager
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