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May 14, 2019
Weather4D and Digital Yacht offer

Great Offer from Weather4D and Digital Yacht

Weather4D and Digital Yacht  Digital Yacht NMEA to Wireless devices and wireless AIS products are the ideal partner for Weather 4D – a powerful navigation, charting, instrument, routing and weather app for iOS.  You can see some of the capabilities HERE We’re pleased to be able to offer a 1 […]
May 2, 2019

Installing and using Digital Yacht proAIS2 on a MAC

If you’re installing a Digital Yacht AIS Class B transponder, you’ll need to program the unit with your “static” boat data prior to installation.  proAIS2 is available for PC and MAC and here’s a quick walk through of how to install on a MAC from our CD or website If […]
April 16, 2019

proAIS 2 – Windows 10 Scaling Problem

With the resolution of LCD screens for laptops getting higher and higher, Microsoft introduced a Display Scaling feature in Windows 10 that allowed users to scale the size of the window that applications create so that they appear larger on high resolution LCDs. Unfortunately on older Apps like our proAIS2 […]
March 24, 2019

Best Marine Apps for Android (V1.07)

The best marine apps for Android We are pleased to announce a new V1.07 update of our popular “Best Marine Apps for Android” list. The number of apps has increased since our last update, with two important new Apps and also some of the apps have been updated with new […]
March 15, 2019

GPS Roll-Over April 2019

It is over 20 years since the first GPS Roll-Over (21/22 August 1999) which, although over shadowed by the more notorious “Millenium Bug”, caused much concern for GPS manufacturers and users, worried that their GPS units would stop working. Although some GPS models did have problems, world armageddon did not […]
March 8, 2019

iKommunicate and Coastal Explorer just “Plug and Play”

Many of our US customers that purchased an iKommunicate gateway, have used it with Rosepoint’s Coastal Explorer navigation software and the feedback we are getting is extremely positive, confirming that installation is truly “plug and play” and the resulting data displays and functionality are really good. With iKommunicate’s NMEA2000 interface […]
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Upgrade to next generation navigation…

6/26/2020

Next generation navigation is all about integrating iPads and tablets into your boat’s system. Break away from proprietary systems and take advantage of the easy touch screen interfaces these...

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AIS, General News, PCs & Softwares, Product Information

NV Charts & Digital Yacht AIS

6/02/2020

For decades, NV Charts have been creating nautical charts for the Baltic Sea, North Sea, Kattegat, Skagerak and the Norwegian south coast.  Chart coverage now extends to the UK, European Atlantic...

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Weather4D adds Imray Compatability

5/27/2020

Weather4D is a sophisticated navigation, charting and weather app for iOS.  Global charts are available for download and most are based on official Government agency formats such as UKHO, NOAA or...

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Interfacing & Portable Navigations, Product Information

Best Marine Apps for iPhone & iPad iOS (V1.07)

5/20/2020

The best marine apps for iPhone & iPad We have just updated our list of best marine apps for iPhone & iPad to include new apps such as Aqua Map, C-Map, iRegatta 2, qtVLM, Weather4D. We...

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UK Marine Industry Speaks Out – Results of our Covid Impact Survey

5/14/2020

Last week,  we asked our limited but representative 300 UK marine trade contacts to complete a simple questionnaire on the impact of Covid on their business.  These companies range from dealers and...

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New Updated “Non-Idiot’s Guide to AIS”

5/13/2020

With so many new innovations in the world of AIS, we felt is was about time that we updated our popular "Non-Idiot's Guide to AIS". First created and presented to the British Marine Electronics...

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Digital Update May 2020 Now Available For Download

5/04/2020

The latest edition of Digital Update (May 2020) is now available to download from HERE or click on the image below In this issue, we look at solutions - combining our equipment with 3rd...

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AIS, General News, Product Information, Safety, Technical Updates

Integrating an AIT2500 transponder with an Icom M506 VHF Radio

5/01/2020

Digital Yacht Solutions - Overview The AIT2500 is Digital Yacht’s latest SOTDMA 5W Class B+ AIS transponder. It can integrate with NMEA 0183 and NMEA 2000 systems. The Icom M506 is an AIS ready...

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4G Connect & Boat Monitoring With An Arlo Security Camera

4/23/2020

Our 4G Connect Pro has been one of the hottest products this year - providing fast, 4G internet connectivity on board for browsing, weather, email, movies, entertainment etc.  We've seen users with...

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Digital Update April 2020 Now Available To Download

4/09/2020

The latest edition of Digital Update (April 2020) is now available to download from HERE or click on the image below.  In this edition we take a look at new wireless interface capabilities of our...

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