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Digital Yacht News

  • Digital Yacht at Sanctuary Cove Boatshow 2017

    May 16, 2017

    Digital Yacht will be exhibiting at this years Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show, May 25-28 2017 on Booth 120 At just over 10000 miles, it’s probably the longest boat show commute that the Digital Yacht UK team will undertake this … Continue reading

  • Portable Navigation Solutions from Digital Yacht

    May 9, 2017

    More and more navigators are wanting a portable navigation solution either to move from boat to boat or have on their main vessel as a backup or easy installation solution.  The availability of low cost tablets and notebook PCs has … Continue reading

  • iKommunicate gets a “facelift”

    Apr 28, 2017

    Normally web servers are powerful rack-mounted LINUX or Windows PCs running a full, Apache “LAMPs” software stack, where processor speed, memory and disk space are plentiful. Creating a web server on an embedded hardware device like iKommunicate is a bit … Continue reading

  • Digital Yacht launch portable Class B AIS – follow the Nomad!

    Apr 27, 2017

    Nomad is a new, portable AIS navigation solution from Digital Yacht.  Designed for recreational boaters and professional mariners, it offers a full function, Class B AIS transponder with a wireless and USB interface built in for tablets and PCs – all in a … Continue reading

  • Not all AIS receivers are the same….

    Apr 19, 2017

    BoatBeacon (a company with some brilliant marine telematics capabilities) are rapidly expanding their AIS base station coverage and utilising Digital Yacht AIS products for exceptional performance.  A recent installation in Benidorm shows that not all AIS receivers perform the same.  The … Continue reading

  • New Signal K App – Signal View

    Mar 27, 2017

    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 … Continue reading

  • Next Generation Instrument Solution From Digital Yacht & Seamantec

    Mar 23, 2017

    Here’s a new solution for next generation instrumentation on your boat.  When we designed WindSense, our wireless wind system, we thought most users would utilise mobile devices like iPhones and tablets as a display but it turns out many users … Continue reading

  • iKommunicate and the Smart Transducers

    Mar 20, 2017

    Recently we have seen a trend in customers asking about using smart transducers with our iKommunicate, rather than installing the more traditional; Log, Depth, Wind and navigation instruments. If you are re-fitting an older boat or doing an install on … Continue reading

  • Wireless AIS Configuration App for Android

    Mar 17, 2017

    Our proAIS2 software for configuring and checking our latest generation of AIS transponders is a useful tool, but only being Windows and Mac compatible, it does have its limitations. With this in mind, we have developed an Android App that … Continue reading

  • How to Connect our WL70+iKConnect to a Marina Hotspot

    Mar 15, 2017

    Our WL70 long range Wi-Fi Antenna and iKConnect mini wireless router are a great combination for cost effective long range Wi-Fi connection on a boat. We have tried to make the process of connecting to a marina hotspot as simple as … Continue reading