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Raymarine and Mercury’s preview of semi-autonomous docking assist Helm ergonomics, Steve Dashew style Raymarine Ray90, a full featured black box VHF radio with wireless handsets and Bluetooth audio Navico Halo24 & Raymarine Quantum2 radars, Gizmo goes full Doppler Amazon Fire TV Recast on a boat? More boat system MFD apps: Maretron, Octoplex, Lumishore, Victron, Integrel, and here comes Navico ID Garmin news: 8600 Series extends, BlueChart g3 includes Navionics, inReach integrates with MFDs & more FLIR M232 thermal camera ClearCruise, eyes-on with Raymarine Axiom and eS Onboard with Raymarine’s new ClearCruise Augmented Reality technology Calypso Ultrasonic Portable, wireless wind and more Winegard Connect marine WiFi and cell internet connection, simple and functional Testing the Efoy Comfort fuel cell, and the value of premium amp hours Nebo, voyage tracking and social networking app How to get TV on your boat, the choices expand Using a WiFi Bridge to connect your boat to the internet, interfaces compared Garmin’s ActiveCaptain marine business plan looks good, plus Eartha The continuing search for a great boat ebike, Sondors Fold edition Easy Marine Traffic AIS sharing from your boat, FloatHub is first ActiveCaptain Community app support Garmin’s new ActiveCaptain Community site, what’s good and what’s not? Uniden MHS335BT handheld: VHF, GPS, DSC and texting! Fusion Apollo Series, truly “The Sum of Audio Innovation”? Configuring a Ubiquiti EdgeRouter X for WiFi and cell internet on your boat Marine internet, a connected year on the water Garmin OneHelm (HTML5) #1: Lumishore, Seakeeper, and Shadow-Caster NAUTIC-ON, Brunswick’s smart take on boat monitoring Sonar wars flare: Humminbird Mega, Garmin UHD, Lowrance FishReveal & more ActiveCaptain: Data delivery changing, but free access assured Furuno MIBS 2018: from TZT2BB megaMFD to GP-1x71F plotter fishfinders Raymarine MFD apps three ways: from drone control to sat comms to video streaming Airmar 2018 part 2: Ultrasonic and EM speedo mysteries unraveled, plus new UDST800 Airmar 2018 part 1: Newly certified installers toting TDT1000 transducer testers Simrad NSO evo3 multifunction displays, and hints of Navico future Seakeeper install…. 7,000 miles later Ode to hydronic boat heating, and Sure Marine Service Doppler radar: Simrad VelocityTrack & Furuno DRS6A-NXT Computer-assisted groundings? Bad Navionics charts? New in safety: Exposure OLAS Float-On, Vesper smartAIS deckWatch, and Digital Yacht Nomad portable AIS AIS issues: Garmin, Navico, McMurdo, AMEC and SRT Garmin & Navionics part 2, a close look at ActiveCaptain the app Navionics & Garmin part 1, long live Plotter Sync Smörgåsboat 2: More tasty test electronics southbound on Gizmo IBEX Winners: Lumitec PLI and Power-Pole Vision Simarine Pico: Good ideas in battery monitoring & more Testing AIS MOB beacons, ACR’s DSC feature especially Lessons learned by causing a false AIS MOB alert Smörgåsboat: The tasty testing buffet installed on Gizmo for 2017 Beta testing FloatHub boat monitoring, and the wonders of marine WiFi New at ICAST: Evinrude iDock and Raymarine Axiom Pro Garmin inReach Explorer+, armchair transatlantics & hands on Raymarine Axiom & LH3, a little fishing & then the install LED headlamp beanie, your boat may need one NMEA to WiFi gateways: TeamSurv’s & FloatHub Is it true news that “NOAA wants to stop making NOAA charts”? Monitoring 2017: Siren, QuikTrak, DotMobile, Yacht Protector, GOST, Maretron, Boat Command & GoFree Glomex USA, Shakespeare and the search for better antenna cabling systems Garmin acquires ActiveCaptain, now what? News+: Victron Venus, CruzPro SOG2, DY WindSense, Vaavud Ultrasonic, & Panbo “News+” Sabre 66: excellence in digital switching and control MV Dirona: deep cruising, deeply shared SkyMate Mazu/mSeries all-in-one Iridium sat comms & Si-Tex NavStar Android MFD MIBS 2017: Furuno standalone 1815 radar, DFF-3D multimodal sonar & more Navico Hawks 2017: “Full boat integration into one display cluster” BAM! Raymarine Axiom MFDs, LightHouse 3, RealVision 3D sonar & FLIR M100/200 ClearCruise Nautic Alert, excellence in monitoring and control PanPan CrewWatcher, smart MOB beacon for smartphones, plus Sea Tags & Fell MOB+ Ebikes for boats, learning from a Sondors Cartography lessons learned searching for the best charts of Cuba McMurdo SmartFind G8 AIS EPIRB, first of many, PLBs too? Testing the Garmin Fantom 24 in a new world of solid-state radar METS 2016: Navico, Fusion, Airmar and Signal K WilhelmSK app shows what Signal K, good boat WiFi, and smart DIY coding can do If you want to sail away, free FastSeas weather routing can help New Garmin: Fantom radomes & Panoptix thru-hull FLS, plus radios & “budget” MFDs Lauderdale ‘lectronics: sensors, sats, cams, boats, ROVs and ?