the author of this app says:
A global ship finder app with a bunch of great features compared to other navigational apps:
On screen directional vector that will point in the direction of selected ships. Simple, precise and power saving scheme compared to Augmented Reality apps.
On screen compass that will show the direction of the iPhone compared to true north.
Ship search function that allow searching for ships in a 300.000+ database of ships world wide.
Receive ship information regarding: update times, vessel IDs, ship type, navigational status, Estimated Time of Arrival (ETA) and ship dimensions.
High resolution image inspection and upload from either camera or image libraries on iPhone.
Control center allowing the user to turn on speed/course lines showing the ship speed by graphical representation, user location indicator, configuration of map types (Map, Satelite, Hybrid), Number of ships shown on map (0-500).
Furthermore this app has high degree of usability level allowing easy reload of ship information on map, turning compass and directional vectors on/off, centering to current location, search function and configuration center access.
The above features gives the user easy and efficient access to ship information in many locations globally. The app allows easy upload and sharing of photos between fellow ship watching users.
This application is depending on data received from the web and stored on a web server. Therefore access to the internet is needed to get any ship/vessels shown on the map (if not available the user will get noticed).
NOTICE: Ship information or accuracy of any information in this app cannot be guaranteed as they depend on factors outside the control of Bach It Solutions. Service may be disrupted without any notice. This application is no replacement for any other instruments or devices.
- Requires iOS 4.0 or later.