"If the weather was 3D"? Really. (And we hope the people getting motion sickness from watching a short 3D animation on telly get whatever problem they're suffering from seen to.) All this, and dozens more complaints, after just one day of broadcasting. Ahh, the Brits. Did anyone mention 'national stereotypes'? No, thought not.
Sorry but the constant zooming around makes me feel seasick and leaves little time to digest what is going on in any one region before zooming off somewhere else.
Ian Kirk, Poole, UK
The old symbols were clear and well understood by everyone (including the visually impaired) - now, this smudgy fudgey mess makes it hard to work out what is going on, and the motion around the country is sick-making.
Stuart, Edinburgh, Scotland
Sorry, I don't like it - I want clear concise information. What on earth is the point of doing pseudo 3D maps? If the weather was 3D I'd understand it but I'm not a pilot - I have my feet firmly placed at ground level. 2D is just fine, very clear and very concise. Another example of technological madness.
Stuart Quick, Manchester
Does this mean the death of the British Weather Symbol? You know that black cloud with a bit of sun behind it and a rain drop and a snow drop coming out of it? It covered all bases that one.Anyway, also keep an eye out for more Wellington-based creative-IT successes in the near future, with Sidhe Interactive going from strength-to-strength in the highly competitive console games market (a new release due from them soon for the PSP handheld), and some company called Weta Workshop is involved in what looks like to be quite an interesting project out there in Mirarmar.
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