iPhone/iPad universal application
The Marine GeoGarage universal apps for iPhone and iPad with Hydrographic Services 'open data' nautical charts are now available in Apple's iTunes App Store at the less-than-a-latte price of $5.99.
|Name||Country||Chart Provider||Coverage||iTunes Link|
||Bahamas||Wavey Line Publishing||260 charts|
Key features of this basic but user-friendly mobile app include :
- Track display : Marine mobile apps uses the embedded GPS (iPhone 3GS/ iPhone 4 or iPad 3G) to display the track of your boat in real-time on the multi-touch scrolling and zooming nautical chart.
- Waypoint plotting : with course and distance to the boat
- Seamless chart to chart display : no need to preload charts in memory
- Offline use : all the charts viewed online are memorized in the cache memory of the application in order to be viewed offline when you are unable to get reception (similar to the cache for the web application)
Demo video :