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Cyber Security On Board

Posted: 2nd Jun 2015

Written by: Amy Levy

You may have seen recent reports in the mainstream press reporting on the rise in cyber attacks at sea, and it's a problem that is only going to increase. You may not think your superyacht’s coffee maker needs to be secure, but if... Read More

bunker buoy Relaunches App

Posted: 26th May 2015

Written by: Chilliwater

bunker buoy makes a revolutionary move in the yachting and marine industries by giving Captains, Management Companies, and Yacht Brokers, access to the physical fuel suppliers negating the need for a fuel broker or trader, reducin... Read More

Continued Problems for Inmarsat Global Xpress Service

Posted: 20th May 2015

Written by: Jim Dodez/KVH Industries

While unfortunate launch failures continue to delay completion of the new Inmarsat Global Xpress service we’ve all heard so much about, it’s going to be very interesting to see how the other cracks in their foundation impact this ... Read More

Signal Flags Info

Posted: 19th May 2015

Written by: Gigs Inc

Signal Flags Info contains images of all (40) of the international code flags, along with abbreviated usage descriptions for each flag. The app is designed to be used as a reference tool for recognition of the flags and interpreta... Read More

Anchor Watch

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: Lukassen

Yachting Magazine: "probably the best dollar you've ever spent" Read More

Boaters Pocket Reference

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: Double Dog Studios

Hundreds of pages of boating information on your iPhone,iPod Touch or iPad! The Boater’s Pocket Reference caters to all levels of boating expertise with a wide variety of content including 800 illustrations and photographs and a m... Read More

Must Have Mobile Apps for Seafarers

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: Emily Barnes / Boat Ed

Mobile apps bring convenience to a wide range of activities these days and the practicality of apps for people at sea are no exception. There are so many apps these days that help you safe at sea as well as many apps that store a ... Read More

MX Mariner - Marine Charts

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: Will Kamp

MX Mariner is a basic mobile marine navigator / chart plotter featuring quilted offline raster marine charts. Read More

Maritime World Ports

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: Maritime Logic Ltd

The International Maritime Organization estimates that 90 % of the world's trade is moved around the planet by sea. Get information for world ports easy and fast. Read More

Hazcheck DGL Lite

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: Exis Technologies

Hazcheck DGL Lite is a FREE mobile app for those that need quick and easy access to IMDG Code information contained in the dangerous goods list. Read More

ITF Seafarers

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: International Transport Workers' Federation

This latest development combines the two previous applications (Look up a Ship and Find an Inspector/Union) into one great app that provides a one stop shop for seafarers in search of vessel information, contact details for ITF in... Read More

Shore Leave

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: International Transport Workers' Federation

Shore Leave is an application thought for seafarers. Are you approaching a new port? Searching for the nearest seafarers’ centre? Looking for reliable transport to the city? Shore Leave is what you need. Read More

Equasis Mobile

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: DAM - SDSI - EQUASIS

Equasis is a non-profit and public-driven international organization that promotes quality shipping and maritime safety through transparency and free access to the relevant information. Read More

Cargo Handbook

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: Erik Dutour Geerling

This app is aimed at providing a platform acceptable for everyone to provide and share the best knowledge available on cargo transportation, thereby hoping to contribute to awareness and prevention of loss. Read More

IMO Collision Regulations

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: Bitmetric Technologies

The International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea 1972, also known as "COLREGs", "Rules of the Road" or "RoR", prescribe rules to be followed by ships and other vessels at sea in order to prevent collisions between tw... Read More

Animated Knots

Posted: 12th May 2015

Written by: Grog LLC

Named best knot-tying app by Outside Magazine! Learn to tie knots the fun and easy way from the creators of the web's #1 knot site. Read More

Duolingo - Learn Languages for Free

Posted: 5th May 2015

Written by: Duolingo

Duolingo is Apple's 2013 App of the Year!
Learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Irish, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, and English.Totally fun. Totally free.
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Boatyard

Posted: 4th May 2015

Written by: Boatyard Inc

Boatyard connects boat owners to local, verified, boat service professionals. Read More

Yachtie

Posted: 27th Apr 2015

Written by: Cogmentis

Yachtie makes it easy to keep track of your yachting adventures. It not only keeps a log of all your trips, but also shares your yacht's position and keeps track of where your boating friends and family are Read More

BoatJobs

Posted: 27th Apr 2015

Written by: Cogmentis

BoatJobs makes it simple to keep track of all the repair and scheduled maintenance jobs that keep your boat running smoothly and safely. Read More

One Plot Saving Lives

Posted: 21st Apr 2015

Written by: Imtech Marine/ Thomas de Bondt

Imtech Marine is developing innovative solutions to assist navies and has recently launched its Damage Surveillance and Control Suite. This makes it much easier to deal with an incident onboard, vastly improving the situation awar... Read More

Singapore Yacht Show

Posted: 20th Apr 2015

Written by: La Noospere

The Singapore Yacht Show is the leading event in Asia for visitors to experience the luxury lifestyle on water. Read More

Nobeltec: TimeZero Marine Navigation

Posted: 17th Apr 2015

Written by: MaxSea International

"Picking routes, waypoints, and marks on the TZ screen always seem easy and I always seem to find whatever option I might need." Ben Ellison, Panbo.com Read More

Protecting Your Yacht Network From Evil Twins

Posted: 9th Apr 2015

Written by: Andy Levy/Great Circle Systems

In my blog post entitled 4 Ways to Deter Superyacht Internet Hackers, I asked you to imagine this headline: Hackers Access Bank Accounts, Passports and Personal Information from Superyacht Guests and Crew! Read More

Skipper

Posted: 9th Apr 2015

Written by: TrailBehind

Skipper is mobile charts done right. A seamless chart-plotter, with data synced across all of your devices, and backed up to the cloud. Convenience and power, charts and weather, wherever you cruise. Read More

Marine Traffic Update

Posted: 7th Apr 2015

Written by: Daniel Shea/ Lauren Williams

Have you ever sat around in the wheelhouse with an hour to spare and wondered where another boat is? Well, I used to, until I was introduced to MarineTraffic.com. The website and app will not only tell you what boats are near you,... Read More

Comsys Survey Sees No Letup In Maritime Market Growth

Posted: 2nd Apr 2015

Written by: Peter B de Selding

The maritime satellite broadband market continued its sharp upward march in 2014, surpassing 20,000 ships with installed terminals despite the headwind of lower crude-oil prices and generating about $1.3 billion in revenue, accord... Read More

Boating Europe

Posted: 2nd Apr 2015

Written by: Navionics

The Most Widely Used Boating App! With this app you get the same award-winning detailed charts as GPS plotters because it provides the all-in-one Navionics+ package, which includes Nautical Charts, SonarCharts™, Community Edits an... Read More

Evernote

Posted: 2nd Apr 2015

Written by: Evernote

Evernote for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch is the modern workspace that helps you be your most productive self. You’re on the path to something big — Evernote is where you do the work to achieve it. A New York Times ‘Top 10 Must-H... Read More

Superyacht Spotter

Posted: 23rd Mar 2015

Written by: Carl Brandes

You’ve heard of train-spotters and maybe even plane-spotters. Now comes a new innovation in the world of wealth voyeurism, Superyacht Spotter. Read More

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