Tag: Weather

$10 app puts Navtex on your Android Phone!

Now and again you see a really good bit of programming. Check out DroidNavtex. This brilliant little app can decode NAVTEX messages from any SSB,…

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Weather Underground New Marine Service Plus ActiveCaptain!

WeatherUnderground has created a new sailing and boating section on their website. Live and historic weather radar is displayed over maps, satellite images, and nautical…

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Make an iGoogle “Sailing” tab your home page

A number of fellow loafers at the marina showed interest in using the tab that I have created within iGoogle to gather together items of…

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Cyclonic storm Force 12 !

Its not often we hear the BBC Shipping Forecast start with the words “There are warnings of gales in all areas except Trafalgar…” as I…

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Its all about VMG :-)

Vendee Globe 2008 – VMG Velocity made good

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