UNIQLO WAKE UP
UNIQLO WAKE UP is an innovative new social alarm app that aims to make waking up every day an enjoyable experience. The alarm music, which is automatically created based on the weather, time, and day of the week, was co-written by 51st annual Grammy nominee Cornelius (Keigo Oyamada) and Yoko Kanno, who is active in songwriting across a wide range of genres including video games and anime (COWBOY BEBOP, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Macross). The app allows users to share a record of their awakening – specifically, the time, weather, and temperature at the moment they stopped the alarm – via social media (Facebook, Twitter, RenRen, Weibo). In addition, the “wake up records” shared by users around the world are displayed in a part of the app entitled WORLD WAKE UP.
• Users can set an alarm.
• Users either select their location from a pull-down menu or allow the app to find their location using GPS. The app then displays the current weather and temperature.
• The alarm music changes according to the weather and reads out the time, day of the week, and the weather.
• The alarm music vocals are available in English and Mandarin Chinese.
• Users can share the time, weather, and temperature of when they wake up on Facebook, Twitter, RenRen, and Weibo.
• The information users share is displayed in the WORLD WAKE UP part of the app.
• The app background changes according to the day of the week.
* The app is now equipped with a function that locks the screen when inactive, reducing battery use.
* We’ve added a function that dims the screen when the app is inactive.
* Fixed minor bug.
We received comments from some users that the alarm doesn't work properly on version 1.0.3, so we had been releasing version 1.0.4, which had the same function & updates as version 1.0.2. According to our verification, we were able to check that the alarm works fine, so we decided to release version 1.0.5 with above functions.
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- Aug 29, 2012
- UNIQLO CO., LTD.
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