PolarView MX 1.2 Update

October 12, 2013

Update for PolarView MX 1.2 is now available in the AppStore.

It provides:
– A workaround to a few GUI bugs introduced by iOS 7 (Thanks Apple)
– A fix for ActiveCaptain data update


PolarView MX 1.2

June 9, 2013

– Adds ActiveCaptain support. Shows ActiveCaptain POI on a chart and in the list. Adds display of ActiveCaptain POI object information and reviews. ActiveCaptain database is downloaded to local storage, to make POI info available offline, without need of permanent Internet connection.

– Adds vector chart object information. Query navaids, depths, obstructions and other chart features.

– Adds ability to “light up” sector lights to show nominal light coverage on a chart to scale.

– Adds “touch marker” to show position of tap on a chart. In navigation mode will show bearing and distance to touch marker from the ship.

– Various bug fixes.


PolarView MX 1.1

March 17, 2013

– Adds live ship display on a chart for devices that have GPS receiver.
– Will show SOG/COG, range circles and recent track.

Note that this program *does not* provide GPS tracking when in background.


PolarView MX 1.0

April 14, 2012

PolarView MX 1.0

– First release for iPhone/iPad
– Quilted raster and vector chart view
– NOAA raster and vector chart download


PolarView on iPhone & iPad

April 13, 2012

PolarView MX is now available as a free download for iPhone 4/4S and iPad 2/New. At this point it is a viewer for NOAA vector and raster charts. It provides a fully quilted seamless chart view for your enjoyment.

Here is a link to PolarView MX in App Store

More to come in due time – watch this space for announcements.