Apple acquires Dark Sky

Earlier today, Dark sky announced that it had joined Apple. Dark Sky is a popular weather app for both iOS and Android users. After the announcement, Dark Sky said it would discontinue its android app, and several other services will shut down as well.

Dark sky’s blog notified users with an update stating that the “Service to existing users and suDark sky’s blog notified users with an update stating that the “Service to existing users and subscribers will continue until July 1st, 2020, at which point the app will shut down.” It’s, unfortunate because Dark Sky is one of the most popular weather apps on android and arguable the best looking one too. Their iOS App, fornow, will not change and continue to be available on the App Store for purchase. ($3.99)

On their website, its forecasts, maps, embeds will all get removed. However, the Websites API will remain active until 2021. But, they will not take new signups effective immediately.hey are not accepting new signups.

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