Software Update: MaxSea TimeZero Navigator & Explorer v2

MaxSea TimeZero v2

This week, the version 2* of our Recreational Sailing range has been released. This new MaxSea TimeZero version 2 includes many new features and enhancements such as:

Windows 8 Compatibility
MaxSea TimeZero v2 is compatible with Windows 8

New Time Bar
MaxSea TimeZero introduces a new time bar which is available in the Planning work space at the bottom of the screen.

Better AIS data display
Version 2 brings major improvements to the presentation of AIS information.

Perform advanced planning according to tides and tidal currents
MaxSea TimeZero V2 now allows you to calculate the best departure time in order to arrive with high tide.

MaxSea TimeZero v2 New Time Bar
NEW feature: MaxSea TimeZero v2 Time Bar

Click here to read more about this release.

If you wish to know more about our recreational range, here are MaxSea TimeZero Navigator and MaxSea TimeZero Explorer product pages.

*This is a Paid Update, free for customers who bought their license after December 6, 2012.

Software update: MaxSea TimeZero ECS & PLOT v2

We are pleased to announce the release of MaxSea TimeZero ECS/PLOT version 2. This update includes many new features and enhancements over the previous version and is free for existing TimeZero ECS/PLOT v1.x users.

Here is a short overview of the major new features:

Discrete Depth Shading
The Depth Shading can be set to a user defined discrete color palette. This allows specific depths to be highlighted with specific colors:

MaxSea TimeZero pro new features: depth shading

Sounder
Compatibility with Furuno Ethernet Sounders has been further improved. MaxSea TimeZero can now display the Sounder Echogram in Dual Frequency and has access to the Bottom Lock and Bottom Zoom feature of the Sounder:

Better integration with with Furuno Ethernet Sounders

Bottom Discrimination with Furuno BBDS1
Paired with MaxSea TimeZero PLOT, the BBDS1 is the most affordable solution on the market to collect depth and bottom discrimination information:

BBDS1: best tool for bottom discriminationMaxSea TimeZero ECS/PLOT includes many other features, please find full details of this release in this document: MaxSea TimeZero ECS/PLOT V2

If you want to know more about our professional range, here are MaxSea TimeZero ECS and MaxSea TimeZero Plot product pages.

Software update: MaxSea TimeZero Navigator & Explorer v1.9.8

We are pleased to announce a new free update for our MaxSea TimeZero Software. MaxSea TimeZero v1.9.8 (Navigator and Explorer versions) includes several bug corrections and new features such as:

  • Route planning function improvement: TimeZero is the only software that takes tidal current into account in the Route Detail list. With the new feature, the leg of a route is highlighted when the currents are too strong.
  • Routing new features: Also, this version introduces the possibility to re-launch a second routing from the same departure, a feature that can be very useful if you want to change some of the routing parameters while keeping the same start and end position.
  • NavNet TZtouch compatibility: With this version of MaxSea TimeZero you will be able to exchange Routes & Waypoints through SD Card, share nautical charts and navigation data from the TZtouch network.

Relaunch of a second routing feature - MaxSea TimeZero v1.9.8

Strong Currents Highlighting Leg Feature - MaxSea TimeZero v1.9.8

Please refer to this MaxSea TimeZero v1.9.8 PDF for a complete description of the new features.

If you want to know more about our sailing range, here are MaxSea TimeZero Navigator  and MaxSea TimeZero Explorer product pages.

Software update: MaxSea TimeZero Navigator & Explorer v1.9.7

We are pleased to announce a free update for our revolutionary MaxSea TimeZero Software. MaxSea TimeZero Navigator and Explorer v1.9.7 include improvements that were collected from enthusiastic suggestions and feedback received from dealers and customers during the past year.

 Here is a quick overview of  our new features:

–          A better integration of Furuno radars and sounders (Explorer Only)

–          Improved FLIR Cameras Integration (Explorer Only)

–          Improvement of PBG module (Explorer Only)

These screenshots will help you to picture the improvements and new features:

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For a complete description of the new features check this PDF: MaxSea TimeZero Navigator & Explorer v1.9.7

If you want to know more about our sailing range, here are MaxSea TimeZero Navigator  and MaxSea TimeZero Explorer product pages.

Software update: MaxSea TimeZero ECS & Plot v1.2

We are glad to announce a free update of our professional-oriented products MaxSea TimeZero ECS and Plot, introducing new features collected thanks to enthusiastic suggestions and feedback from dealers and customers during the past year.

Here is a quick overview of our new features:

  • New Bottom Classification and Bottom Hardness feature with the Furuno BBDS1 Ethernet sounder
  • Improved Import and Layers Management
  • Improved PBG module

Check our demo video:

And some screenshots (click on the images to enlarge them):

For a complete description of the new features check this PDF: MaxSea TimeZero ECS & Plot V1.2

If you want to know more about our professional range, here are MaxSea TimeZero ECS  and MaxSea TimeZero Plot product pages.

Furuno NavNet TZtouch: our partner’s newest platform

This month, our partner Furuno launched NavNet TZtouch™, a new platform combining TimeZero™ technology with the industry’s first multi touch control MFD,  a high-sensitivity, edge-to-edge glass multi touch screen, giving total control at your fingertips.

Some of its features:

  • Multi-Touch Control
  • Wireless Hotspot Connectivity
  • Tablet & Smartphone Apps
  • TimeZero Technology

Here’s NavNet TZtouch guided tour:

For more info about the product visit http://www.navnet.com/prodcut/index.html

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Read the press release on Furuno’s website http://www.furuno.co.jp/en/news/product/20120217_001.html