July 12, 2019

Navionics Boating App now supports Wireless AIS data

By far the biggest news this month, is that the hugely popular Navionics Boating App now supports live AIS data over Wi-Fi. This means, that any of Digital Yacht’s wireless AIS units will now provide live AIS data for the app to overlay on the Navionics charts.  For boat owners […]
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 […]
July 27, 2018

Background Apps Stopping Wireless NMEA Transmission

When Digital Yacht released their first wireless NMEA product, the award winning iAIS back in 2011, there were very few marine apps and most customers used either our free iAIS app or the more powerful iNavX paid app. Now there are far more marine apps in the Apple Store and […]
October 3, 2017
Best Marine Apps for iOS

Best Marine Apps for iOS (V1.06)

We have just updated our “Best Marine Apps for Apple iOS” list to include new apps; WilhelmSK and Signal View from two Signal K developers that will work with our iKommunicate gateway and also two new apps that support wireless NMEA data; a chart plotting app from NV Charts and […]
March 27, 2017

New Signal K App – Signal View

Just a quick post to let you know about a great new Signal K App for iOS devices, called Signal View. Written by Adam Hyde, the author behind the popular Signal Kool blog site, Signal View is the ideal companion app to iKommunicate. With a fishing screen, engine screen, custom […]
September 1, 2016
NMEARemote

New Update to NMEARemote

Today Zapf Software, the developer of the very popular NMEA Remote App for Apple iOS devices, released an update that significantly improves support for our iKommunicate Signal K gateway. As well as natively supporting the Signal K delta messages over a wireless high speed websocket connection, NMEA Remote now lists […]
June 24, 2015
Digital Yacht's Wireless NMEA Devices

Overview of Digital Yacht’s Wireless NMEA Devices

Since 2011, when we released iAIS, the world’s first wireless AIS receiver, we have been gradually building up a powerful range of wireless NMEA products. All of these products allow NMEA data (the marine industry data standard) to be taken from your onboard navigation equipment and transferred wirelessly to your […]
December 17, 2014

Best Marine Apps for iOS (V1.05)

We have just updated our “Best Marine Apps for Apple iOS” list to include the important news that the hugely popular Navionics App now supports external wireless NMEA data. Previously the Navionics App needed to be run on a 3G iPad or iPhone that had an internal GPS in order […]