TAG: Wireless

SiMON2, for iPad & "smaller" yachts
The press release calls SiMON2 "the first alarm monitoring system for the new Apple iPad," which seems odd given what we've already seen from InteliSea.  I think what Palladium Technologies was trying to say is that SiMON2 is the first ...
Wilson cell booster testing, on Sun Dancer
Panbo reader Pat Harmon is cruising Alaska aboard M/V Sun Dancer and he kindly agreed to write about some gear, seen above, that's helping him stay in touch: I recently installed a cell phone booster on my 43' North Pacific trawler, ...
Maturing iPhone apps, troubled ENC edition
Pardon me if I use an entry on the improving state of marine iPhone apps to illustrate my concerns about NOAA's local chart screw ups, but it works (I think).  Navimatics Charts&Tides 3.6.2 was the first charting program of any ...
Tracking every which way, & Gizmo blows a gasket
Yeah, yeah, yeah; the new iPhone 4 was announced and it looks pretty cool.  And if its GPS and background apps processing are good enough, maybe it can track as well as my Droid Incredible ;-).  That track above ...
iNavX on the iPad, a Beta tester’s enthusiasm
Navigation on iPad is a hot subject, as discussed here recently (and, mind you, Navionics has now joined the fray).  So I'm pleased to publish the following excerpt from a review by Tom MacNeil, a long time beta tester for ...
Steve Jobs, listen up!
Honest, it was purely coincidental that I booked a hotel ...
My Bad: EnGenius EOC-2610 vs Wave WiFi Comet
"It's the firmware (and customer support), stupid!"  That's the lesson I learned when I bought an $75 EnGenius EOC-2610...
Monitoring & Control Apps:  InteliSea & Maretron
Ah, so there you are stretched out in a teak chaise on the skydeck of your mega, but are you bored and/or uncomfortably out of touch?  ...
Dry Case for iPhone & Touch, gaumy but good
"Gaumy" is great Maine word for something kind of messy or awkward (there are numerous spellings), and it came to mind when I tested ...

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