Get AIS data on your Navionics Boating App with Digital Yacht
Digital Yacht are pleased to announce that all of their wireless AIS and wireless NMEA servers are compatible with the new AIS feature that was added to the hugely popular Navionics Boating App in July. This free update, which included a number of other important feature additions, has for the first time, enabled "live" AIS data to be overlaid on the charts, directly within the Navionics app.
White Paper on new AIS Class B "SOTDMA" Technology
A new Class B"SOTDMA" AIS technology has recently been approved but there is a lack of clear online information about this new technology, so Digital Yacht's CTO Paul Sumpner has written a short White Paper on the new technology.
The White Paper provides technical details of the new Class B "SOTDMA" technology (also known as "5 Watt"), compares it to the current Class A and Class B technology a
Digital Yacht develop AISView app for Android devices
With over 1 million Android devices activated daily, it’s the world’s leading mobile platform but, up until now, supported remarkably few marine navigation apps. Digital Yacht have just changed that with the introduction of AISView – an AIS viewing application for Android tablets and phones.
NavLink Charting App From Digital Yacht Now Covers France, Holland and Germany
NavLink is a low cost Apple iPad and iPhone charting and navigation app which allows real time navigation and AIS overlays. Charting is now supported for France, Holland and Germany as well as UK & Eire
Digital Deep Sea launch DigAtoN range of AIS aids to navigation
Digital Deep Sea have introduced a new range of AIS aids to navigation (AtoNs) called DigAtoN. These are devices designed to fit to marine structures, light-houses, wind turbines, hazards or buoys and can transmit AIS location and identification signals to nearby AIS equipped vessels and shore stations.
Digital Yacht build new customer experience at Dekker Watersport’s Amsterdam superstore
In a innovative joint venture, Digital Yacht team up with Dekker Watersport to build a new marine electronics showroom facility for local and international visitors in Amsterdam
Digital Yacht launch US marine navigation app for iPad called NavLink US
Digital Yacht have launched a new low cost marine charting and navigation app for the iPad and iPhone called NavLink US. Priced at just $19.99, you can explore, plan and navigate your boating trips in real time and in high resolution using the latest NOAA digital vector marine charts covering the whole of the US
Digital Yacht launch NavLink UK marine charting app for iPhone and iPad navigation afloat
With the NavLink UK app, you can use your iPad or iPhone to explore, plan and navigate your boating trips in real time and in high resolution using the latest UKHO (Admiralty) digital vector marine charts covering the whole of the UK and Ireland which are included with the £19.99 app. It supports AIS overlays, routing and weather data too.