Tag Archives: smartphone apps

iDrifter Now Available for iPad

While we’ve seen iDrifter on the iPhone for some time, it is now available on the iPad, making it accessible to a much wider audience of cruisers. If you haven’t been able to try it yet due to your phone … Continue reading

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New Boatowner’s Mechanical and Electrical Manual App

Endorsed by some of the world’s most popular nautical publications, The Boatowner’s Mechnical and Electrical Manual has all the basics of troubleshooting nearly every aspect of your boat. From pumps and propellers to stoves and spars; from winches and wind … Continue reading

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New Version of iSailor Features Major Advances

The most prominent feature on the new version of Transas iSailor is that it is able to export and import routes and tracks in KML format. This makes it possible to view tracks and routes created in Transas iSailor directly … Continue reading

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Jamestown Distributors Launches Mobile Web Site

Sailing tips and gear just got easier to access. In an effort to be more accessible and helpful to the boating community, Jamestown Distributors has launched a mobile version of its website allowing BlackBerry, iPhone and Droid users the same … Continue reading

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iSailor Navigation App for iPhone and iPad

Another navigation app has hit the market! Transas, the developer of TX-97 charts and with key partnerships with the leading hydrographic offices and many years of experience in electronic navigation systems introduces iSailor, a brand-new free, navigation application for iPhones … Continue reading

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You-Tack Pro: The Racing Sailor’s Illustrated Guide for iPhone and Android

Learning the rules of racing is a little more exciting with You-Tack Pro’s Illustrated Racing Guide for iPhone and Android. The app includes the official ISAF racing rules of sailing complete with illustrations, explanations and 3D animated quizzes. The app … Continue reading

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Tidal Countdown Windows 7 App

The new Windows Phone 7 App called Tidal Countdown depicts an easy to follow digital countdown showing when high or low tide will take place on over 70 domestic and international beaches along with tide prediction information supplied by NOAA. … Continue reading

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Raymarine Syncs with Navionics Mobile Apps

Great news for smartphone-using cruisers– Raymarine and Navionics have announced the latest version of Navionics Mobile with Plotter Sync technology. Plotter Sync enables the wireless exchange of navigation data between Raymarine’s E-Series Widescreen and G-Series navigation displays along with popular … Continue reading

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