Thursday, March 25, 2021

Temporal wind prediction overlays

 The latest version of i-Boating for Android and iOS includes support for temporal wind prediction overlays.

  • Wind speed and true direction forecast for 3 days at 3 hour intervals.
  • Use the play back bar on top to play/pause the wind animation or go to a specific time.
  • Select a specific time for wind prediction from a list
  • Tap anywhere on the map to view exact wind prediction speed and direction
  • Use barb notation to estimate wind speed at a point.

Friday, March 12, 2021

Lake Muskoka , Rousseau & Joseph ENC chart

 The i-Boating lake depth maps now includes ENC charts covering lake Muskoka, Lake Rousseau and Lake Joseph.

The update is available on all platforms (iOS, Android, Windows and MacOS). The latest update includes HD bathymetry, navigation buoys, hazards , recommended tracks and other ENC layers.

I've included few screenshots below:

Friday, February 19, 2021

Lake Simcoe ENC chart

The i-Boating marine navigation and lake depth maps app now includes detailed vector / ENC (Electronic navigation chart) for Lake Simcoe. The update includes new detailed HD bathymetry for lake Simcoe, all navigation buoys, hazards, recommended tracks , marinas, boat ramps and other ENC layers.
The update is available on all platforms (iOS, Android, Windows and MacOS) and also on our website viewer. 
I've also included a few screenshot of the chart from latest update.

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Magnify Text & icons in i-Boating

 i-Boating now supports an option to magnify text and icons.

To enable this:

  • Press more/menu button (top right Android, lower right iPhone)
  • Select Settings
  • Check the box/switch (Magnify Text & Icons)
  • Tap Save

The following screenshots illustrate this in action.

Magnify Text& Icons: i-Boating

Thursday, January 7, 2021

ENC Chart for Lake Of Woods

 We are pleased to inform that we have released a new version of digital / ENC chart covering Lake Of Woods. The new chart includes detailed/HD bathymetry, in addition to navigation buoys, hazards, recommended tracks, lake bottom coverage, submarine cables  and more.

ENC Chart Lake Of Woods

ENC Chart Lake Of Woods