Updated Android application 3.0 now available for download.

Posted on December 28th 2013
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Our new Android application is now available for download:


This new application contains many new improvements and features:

Visual Improvements:

  • More information provided in the main screen.
  • PM10 and PM2.5 as well as ozone and temperature real-time graphs shown in the main screen.
  • Improved graph rendering for retina and large displays.

Geolocation feature:

  • It is now possibility to automatically search for the closest station to your location (similar to nearest).
  • So you can travel everywhere in the word, and the application will always be able to find the nearest air quality information for you, and for free!

Updated city list:

  • Now covers more than 1000 stations and around 250 cities in mainland China, and more than 3000 stations worldwide.
  • If new cities or stations are added later, the application can automatically search the city you are looking for.

Application vs. widget mode:

  • You can now use the application without the widget.
  • You just need to open the application from the launcher and it will show your favorite city Air Quality information.

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You can download the latest application from the google store.
In case your can not access the Android app store, you can also directly download the signed apk file from our webite.

If you any question or feedback, you can directly post on the disqus board at the bottom of this article.

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O The next app we will release is going to be be the Windows Mobile version, as a growing number of Windows Mobile 8 users asked us for the Windows version. If you have never tried Windows Mobile phone, then have a look at the outstanding Nokia Lumia 1020 with its 41MPix Camera phone, or the even better large 6 inches screen Lumia 1520 (our team's favorite).


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    AQIAir Pollution LevelHealth ImplicationsCautionary Statement (for PM2.5)
    0 - 50GoodAir quality is considered satisfactory, and air pollution poses little or no riskNone
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    101-150Unhealthy for Sensitive GroupsMembers of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The general public is not likely to be affected.Active children and adults, and people with respiratory disease, such as asthma, should limit prolonged outdoor exertion.
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    201-300Very UnhealthyHealth warnings of emergency conditions. The entire population is more likely to be affected.Active children and adults, and people with respiratory disease, such as asthma, should avoid all outdoor exertion; everyone else, especially children, should limit outdoor exertion.
    300+HazardousHealth alert: everyone may experience more serious health effectsEveryone should avoid all outdoor exertion

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