March 31, 2014

The Best Online Reference Source for Marine Charts

I know that the Navionics WebApp has been out for a while, but I have finally got round to bookmarking this incredibly useful resource. Whether you are planning a trip, want to check out new places to visit, refresh your memory of a difficult approach or like me just like […]
March 31, 2014

How to find out what Motherboard your PC has

Digital Yacht have been developing and selling marine PCs for over 10 years now and in that time we have used many different makes and models of PC Motherboard – the main circuit board inside a PC. When a customer contacts us about their Digital Yacht Marine PC, the most […]
February 20, 2014

New proAIS2 Version 1.4 for AIT2000

Today we have released a new version of our proAIS2 software that we supply with our AIT2000/CLB2000 Class B Transponder units for configuring the MMSI and Boat Data and for diagnostic checking of the units. With previous versions of proAIS2, on Windows Vista/7/8 PCs the User Access Control (UAC) feature […]
November 1, 2013

New Series of SmarterTrack Videos

  With the release of our latest SmarterTrack 2014 navigation software for Windows PCs, we have prepared a series of short videos that take you through the most popular functions of SmarterTrack. Click on the links below to view the video on YouTube…. 1)   Getting Started 2)   Interfacing […]
October 28, 2013

SmarterTrack 2014 Shipping Now

Every year we overhaul our popular SmarterTrack PC Navigation product.  Upgrades for existing users are just £29.95.  New copies are £259.95 It is of course now compatible with Windows 8 and it works well on touch screen displays.  It also supports Splashtop remote monitoring so a tablet can link to […]
October 7, 2013

PANEL MOUNT RJ45 CONNECTOR FROM DIGITAL YACHT

With increasing connectivity for ethernet at the chart table, Digital Yacht have introduced a neat, panel mounted LAN connector which can be easily flush fitted into a switch panel or chart table area.  Using the standard RJ45 format, it allows a laptop or other device requiring a network connection to […]
July 16, 2013

Integrating a PC into your boat's navigation system

Utilising a PC on board brings important benefits not just for regular PC tasks such as email and web access but also for entertainment and navigation.  This document explains how to integrate a PC into a boat’s navigation system and this approach offers substantial cost savings over buying a multi […]
February 27, 2013

Aqua PCs now shipping with Windows 8

  With a smart new user interface, faster performance and all of the latest features of a modern operating system, we have made Windows 8 (64bit Home Premium) the standard installation on all of our Aqua 200 range of marine PCs. We were a little skeptical at first of whether Windows 8 was worth […]