Navionics Chart Updates

I must be getting slow..those senior moments are becoming my normal state! I recently bought two Navionics charts for my brand new Raymarine hybrid touch…

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Virtual Comm Port …pitfalls, and crazy mouse

Well here we are in 2012, and navigation equipment manufacturers still don’t know that laptops don’t have serial ports anymore. If you want NMEA data…

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New laptop…final verdict

Well I have been using the Acer Aspire 5750 for 3 months now and apart from MS Office and all the usual other bits of…

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Buying a new laptop for the boat (part 2of2) ….

In part 1 of this posting I was trying to see how best to approach the task of getting a good replacement laptop for my…

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Buying a new laptop for the boat (part 1of2)…

The time has come to retire my Dell XPS M1530. Actually it retired itself when the screen faded and drifted away. Despite my attempts to…

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