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6 Reasons the New RedPort Glow Is the World’s Best Satellite WiFi Terminal for Boaters

Life on the water is pure bliss. Staying in touch with family and friends can be troublesome. With the Glow Iridium WiFi Terminal, it’s easy to install, easy to use and most of all easy to coexist with. Here are […]

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Cell booster usage in coastal cruising anchorage

Prepping for the Fall Leisure Cruising Season

Cruisers understand the beauty of autumn in the Southeast. It’s a truly special time of year. Along the Atlantic and Gulf coastline mornings are cool, afternoons mild and the transition of foliage color is magical. As you move inshore, it’s time to […]

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Australian Telco Acquires US Satellite Solutions Company To Offer Faster Internet For Consumers

Leading Australian telecommunications provider, Pivotel, has today announced the acquisition of North American satellite solutions company, Global Marine Networks (GMN) as part of an accelerated push into the satellite data communications market. GMN core products are focused on speeding up satellite data while […]

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Top 8 Spots in the US to Watch the Solar Eclipse From Your Boat

Looking for a place to anchor on Aug. 21, 2017? On August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Some of us in the path of totality will see our first total […]

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RedPort Glow Offers Perfect Satellite Communication for the Leisure Cruiser

Once you join the leisure cruising lifestyle, you never go back. From coastal cruising to the great loop, beginners and veteran boaters alike are drawn to the peace and tranquillity of the water. However, if you work, live or play on […]

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Iridium Announces New Enhancements for GO!

  Iridium just announced some great new updates for their GO! terminal. GO! is a great choice for folks who move from place to place, need the absolute lowest cost choice, or can’t install anything on their vessel. For boaters […]

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How to Escape Storms Offshore

The unpredictable forces of nature are a boater’s worst nightmare. Strong storms and squalls can wreak havoc on your boat and safety. If caught your boat can face losing GPS, tracking, full electrical failure or even worse hull damage. As you […]

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Streaming Movies at the Marina

Tired of not being able to stream your favorite tv show or movie at the marina? WiFi strength and connectivity at marinas can vary and causes frustration for many cruisers. Frequently, WiFi routers are located in the marina office which […]

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3 Step Plan to Update Your RedPort Optimizer & WiFi Extender Firmware

RedPort continually updates the firmware of the Optimizer WiFi Router and Halo Antenna in order to provide maximum performance and ease of use. If you’re happy with how your Halo System operates, there is no need to update the firmware. […]

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Best Wave Forecasts Ever Now With PredictWind

PredictWind is well known for its world-leading accurate wind forecasts, and now also leads the way with accurate and intuitive wave forecasts. Best of all, PredictWind Lite is available for free to XGate subscribers. PredictWind has recently improved its wave forecasting. PredictWind […]

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