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Raymarine CP570 Chirp Sonar

New Raymarine Sonar Boxes – CP570 – CP470 – CP370

Raymarine has announced their new Raymarine CP570, Raymarine CP470 and Raymarine CP370 sonar boxes.  The new sonar boxes will be available during March 2015. The Raymarine CP570 is a new pro Chirp Sonar.  It features...
Cradlepoint - NOT RECOMMENDED

Cradlepoint Routers – No longer recommended

For a long time we have recommended Cradlepoint Routers. Cradlepoint is one of the pioneers for M2M (Machine 2 Machine), load balanced router, routers with fallback from for example WAN to 3G/4G networks -...
GoFree

GoFree Insight Genesis updated with more free features

Navico today announced updates to the GoFree Insight Genesis program. The Insight Genesis program is Navico's "Custom Mapping and Content system" for the Navico range of chart-plotters that encompass the Simrad, Lowrance and B&G...
Simrad NSS Evo2

New Simrad NSS Evo2 software update v1.5

The latest Simrad NSS Evo2 series got a software update today. The new version 1.5 NSS Evo2 software contains one new important feature - "Bridge Control" - which is kind of a profile setting....
Garmin Helm for Android launched in Google Play store

Garmin Helm Android 1.2 now available

Remote control of your Garmin GPSMAP is now possible from Android devices. Garmin launched the first Android version 1.2 on June 30th 2014. As mentioned in my previous post about Garmin Software Updates - the Garmin...
The Full Lineup - Garmin GPSMAP Series 8000

Major Garmin software update for 5×7/7×1/800/1000 and 8000 series

Garmin has sent out a major software update on June 30th 2014. The software update has a lot of new features I for one have cried out for. Kudos to Garmin for listening! Garmin seem like...

Mercury Dynamic Rib 250 / 260 unboxing and First Looks

After a long delivery time - plus an additional one month "delay" from the UAE distributor - our new Mercury Dynamic RIB 250 (Sold as Mercury Dynamic RIB 260 in the USA) - finally arrived. One...
Simrad BSM-3 Broadband Sounder with Chirp

New Simrad BSM-3 Broadband Sounder with Chirp

Complementing the new Simrad HEROiC user interface in the NSS & NSO Evo2 models - the new BSM-3 broadband sounder is optimized for the new range of high performance broadband sounders. The BSM-3 is compatible with...

Garmin buys Fusion Electronics

Garmin has announced today that they are buying almost all the assets of Fusion Electronics. Fusion is known in the boating world as the integrated Marine Audio System. Garmin's own Meteor 300 is a re-branded...

Raymarine Lighthouse II v10.34 software update available for download

Raymarine has published the latest Lighthouse II software version - version 10.34 today May 13th 2014. The software works on all current Raymarine a/c/e and gS series displays. Raymarine Lighthouse II v10.34 software update: Support for...