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Old 31-01-2015, 00:24   #1
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Navigation Technology Education

I would like to get an explanation of the latest technologies (mfd, bluetooth, tablets, synchronizing navigation plans between devices, vector chart capabilities etc etc) so that I can try and figure out what I really want and need. Can you recommend any resources to get educated on all this technology? Thanks.


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I would like to get an explanation of the latest technologies (mfd, bluetooth, tablets, synchronizing navigation plans between devices, vector chart capabilities etc etc) so that I can try and figure out what I really want and need. Can you recommend any resources to get educated on all this technology? Thanks.


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Wikipedia. For example:

Vector graphics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Tablet computer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Electronic navigation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Electronic Chart Display and Information System - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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I would like to get an explanation of the latest technologies (mfd, bluetooth, tablets, synchronizing navigation plans between devices, vector chart capabilities etc etc) so that I can try and figure out what I really want and need. Can you recommend any resources to get educated on all this technology?
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Google, of course

... and, if you're near a decent store with marine electronics, show up with a tray of coffees and a box of donuts on a slow Tuesday morning, and their electronics guy/gal would probably be happy to walk you through the latest stuff.
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