First Arab iPad Success: Weather HD, #1 Selling Weather Application, #30 in All Categories #Egypt
Contrary to the iPhone and iPod Touch, Apple didn’t offer a weather application on the iPad. So geeks at Alexandria, Egypt based, Vimov, rushed in to fill the void and launched Weather HD even before the iPad was launched, around a month after they launched “iStumlate” support for the iPad.
When iPad went on sales this week, breaking around 300,000 or the 600,000 mark . Weather HD become the number one selling weather application on the iPad, and on the list of Top 30 selling applications among thousands of apps and books.
In short, Weather HD is a stunning application that provides weather information for any of more than 120,000 cities, but instead of just telling you the temperature, it renders it over beautiful video backdrops that fit the weather condition. For example, if it is raining, it will be raining on your iPad. If it is sunny, a backdrop video of a sunny day will be played.