ONSET ANNOUNCES WEATHER DATA FEED OPTION FOR WORLD’S LARGEST PERSONAL WEATHER STATION NETWORK

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ONSET ANNOUNCES WEATHER DATA FEED OPTION FOR WORLD'S LARGEST PERSONAL WEATHER STATION NETWORK

BOURNE, MA, April 19, 2011 - Onset Computer Corporation (http://www.onsetcomp.com),the world leader in data loggers, today announced that the company's HOBO® U30 Weather Stations can now feed live weather data to Weather Underground, which provides free online weather information to millions of web users.

The new capability allows HOBO U30 users to display their live data on Weather Underground, and share it with others by leveraging third-party widgets and software supported by the network.

"By enabling live data feeds from our web-based weather stations to Weather Underground, we have expanded the live data display options for our customers," said Paul Gannett, product marketing manager for Onset. – "This not only gives users a more customizable way to look at their data, but it provides another way for them to share data with other researchers."

About HOBO U30 Weather Stations

Onset HOBO U30 Weather Stations combine plug-and-play convenience with research-grade performance. Ideal for a range of applications, including agricultural research, crop management, and ecology studies, HOBO U30 systems feature a rugged, double-weatherproof enclosure for long-term use in harsh environments, a choice of web-based and standalone communications options, and a wide range of plug-and-play Smart Sensors to choose from.

Contact: 

MEDIA CONTACT
Evan Lubofsky, Onset
Direct Tel. 508-743-3181
evan@onsetcomp.com

READER CONTACT
Onset Computer Corporation
http://www.onsetcomp.com/
Tel. 1-800-564-4377 / 508-759-9500
Fax: 508-759-9100
sales@onsetcomp.com


About Onset Computer: 

Onset is the world's leading supplier of data loggers. The company's HOBO data logger and weather station products are used around the world in a broad range of monitoring applications, from verifying the performance of green buildings and renewable energy systems to agricultural and coastal research.  Based on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Onset has been designing and manufacturing its HOBO data loggers on site since the company's founding in 1981. Visit Onset on the web at http://www.onsetcomp.com.