A new app for the PlayBook has been released. Marine Navigation app is a, like the name says, marine navigation app with built in voice prompts. The application is also fully functional without an internet connection. Here are some of the feautres:
  • Voice Prompts for marine navigation
  • Route Editing/Creation
  • Chart folios covering multiple countries
  •  Offline NOAA charts
  •  Tide & Currents
  • Seamless chart quilting of marine charts
  • Distance Bearing tool
  • Create custom way points
  • POI layer for marine charts
  • Pan/Zoom/My Location
  •  Record Marine GPS tracks
  •  View tracks overlay
  •  Live track animation
  •  Track analytics/stats
  •  Export GPX trcks.
  •  Auto Follow Mode (Course up)
The app is now available for download and you can find it in the BlackBerry App World.