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
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
Record Marine GPS tracks
View tracks overlay
Live track animation
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.