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Posted 28 Apr 2002


, 23 Mar 2007
A framework to allow public web services to be used as objects in your application.
//  WeatherProvider.h
//  An object that retrieves the current weather conditions for
//  a US zip code.

#ifndef _WeatherProvider_h_
#define _WeatherProvider_h_

#include "WebResourceProvider.h"

// WeatherProvider object

class WeatherProvider : public CWebResourceProvider
// Construction
	virtual ~WeatherProvider();

// Attributes
  CString     m_strZipCode;     // ZIP code
  CString     m_strLocation;    // location
  CString     m_strTemp;        // temperature
  CString     m_strHumidity;    // humidity
  CString     m_strWind;        // wind speed
  CString     m_strSunrise;     // sunrise
  CString     m_strSunset;      // sunset

// Overriden methods
  virtual void constructUrl           // Construct the URL to be fetched
    (CString& strUrl);

  virtual void parseContent();        // Parse the fetched content

// Helper methods
  bool getWeatherItem                 // Extract a weather item from surrounding
    (CString    strSkip,         // text
     CString    strExtract,
     CString&   strItem);


// End WeatherProvider.h

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Ravi Bhavnani is an ardent fan of Microsoft technologies who loves building Windows apps, especially PIMs, system utilities, and things that go bump on the Internet. During his career, Ravi has developed expert systems, desktop imaging apps, marketing automation software, EDA tools, a platform to help people find, analyze and understand information, trading software for institutional investors and advanced data visualization solutions. He currently works for a company that provides enterprise workforce management solutions to large clients.

His interests include the .NET framework, reasoning systems, financial analysis and algorithmic trading, NLP, HCI and UI design. Ravi holds a BS in Physics and Math and an MS in Computer Science and was a Microsoft MVP (C++ and C# in 2006 and 2007). He is also the co-inventor of 2 patents on software security and generating data visualization dashboards. His claim to fame is that he crafted CodeProject's "joke" forum post icon.

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