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Pretty Pocket Thermometers

Thermo by Robocat is a Wicked Weather App

— February 4, 2011 — Tech
Thermo is a stunning weather app that features a beautiful thermometer display. It's a simple, straight forward approach to weather reporting with a stellar unique and crisp user interface.

Visually intriguing, Thermo can tell you the current temperature as well as the temperature from the previous day. The Thermo App is available on iTunes and is compatible with the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.

Implications - With the rapid rise of technology, modern society is centred around convenience and efficiency. This movement has sparked innovation in many industries where manual devices that require time and energy on behalf of the consumer have been replaced with electronic ones. From thermometers to GPS', it's an electronic world.
Trend Themes
1. Electronic Replacements for Manual Devices - Thermo app's stunning thermometer display indicates a shift in consumer demand towards electronic replacements for manual devices.
2. Beautiful and Crisp User Interfaces in Apps - Thermo's beautiful and crisp user interface highlight the trend for aesthetically pleasing user interfaces in apps.
3. Weather Reporting Apps - The popularity of Thermo embodies a trend of weather reporting apps becoming more visually-oriented.
Industry Implications
1. Consumer Electronics - The rise of electronic replacements for manual devices presents a disruptive innovation opportunity for the consumer electronics industry.
2. Mobile App Development - The emphasis on aesthetically pleasing user interfaces in apps presents innovative opportunities for mobile app development firms.
3. Weather Reporting Industry - The emergence of visually-oriented weather reporting apps presents new opportunities for innovation in the weather reporting industry.
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