2015 App Directory

With a special nod at productivity, these apps were curated for boating businesses and boaters alike to get the most out of their mobile devices.

For the complete directory, visit BoatingIndustry.com/AppDirectory

 

10,000ft
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: 10,000ft is project management software for strategic planning and management of all company projects. Look across projects and track multiple teams at once, see the impact of changes to the plan on the overall business, and learn from past projects to be more efficient in the future. Time tracking, resource planning and budgeting and real-time analytics keep you up to date on all those moving pieces.
Price: Subscriptions start at $49 per month

Asana
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: The Asana platform and app is ideal for businesses that have many recurring tasks each month. It keeps conversations with tasks instead of buried in email, organizes projects across the organization and delivers automated updates. The platform also integrates with various other productivity tools to fill in the gaps.
Price: Subscription starts at $21 per month

Basecamp
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: Basecamp is a project management tool that strives to make it easy for people in different roles with different responsibilities to communicate and work together. It’s a place to share files, have discussions, collaborate on documents, assign tasks and check due dates.
Price: Subscriptions start at $20 per month

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Boat Essentials – USCG Safety Gear
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: The app from the American Boat and Yacht Council is a simple checklist app to identify the safety items required to have on your boat. It also make suggestions on other items that will make your boat safer and more comfortable. Storing information on up to three boats, the app is also a maintenance reminder and allows boaters to email float plans, lists and boat details.
Price: Free

Boat Trader
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: The Boat Trader app provides a GPS enabled boat search and puts more than 100,000 new and used boats, yachts and sailboats at the user’s fingertips. Find a dealer in the Boat Trader Dealer Network near you or search for BoatTrader.com boats by type, new/used condition, price range and model year.
Price: Free

Boston Whaler
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: The Boston Whaler Unsinkable app provides owners, fans and boating enthusiasts alike with convenient access to critical boating, fishing and cruising information. The app also contains model information, videos and photos.
Price: Free

Chaparral
Operating Systems: iOS
Description: The Chaparral Dealer Sales app can be used to showcase the full line of Chapparal models anywhere. The application includes photo galleries, boat specifications, videos, brochures, a boat builder tool and a quote generator. Chaparral dealers are able to create and collect vital leads, as well as share product information and sales quotes with customers.
Price: Free

Circuit Wizard
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: Circuit Wizard is designed to help electricians figure out wire sizing for a given installation based upon specific parameters using ABYC and Blue Sea Systems specifications. The app makes it easy to determine what wire to use, what kind of fuse to drop in and provides product options inside the app.
Price: Free

ClubHub
Operating System: IOS, Android
Description: The ClubHub platform was built specifically for boat clubs. The robust tool simplifies the management of a boating club club in four simple, yet intuitive modules. It includes a real-time reservation tracker, fleet management, scheduling and analytics on boat club members.
Price: Free to consumers/ $150 monthly subscription for dealers

Hours
Operating Systems: iOS
Description: Hours takes the pain out of time tracking with an incredibly well designed app. Users can create timers, send their time data to an administrator and see their entire day’s worth of tasks and past tasks. Find wasted time easily.
Price: $7.99

Insightly
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: Insightly is a customer relationship management (CRM) tool that manages contacts, organizations, partners, vendors and suppliers. Users can see everything about a contact from background, email history and important dates, to any projects or opportunities in which they have participated. The app also features an integrated project management tool.
Price: Free/Subscription options

Interlux Boat Paint Guide
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: The Boat Paint Guide app includes product information and paint systems from Interlux. Featuring a paint calculator, store locator and detailed paint information.

Numerics
Operating Systems: iOS
Description: Numerics makes it easier to view and analyze critical business metrics. Connects to services like Google Analytics, social media sites and scores of others. Numerics creates one place to keep track of all your digital properties.
Price: Free/$4.99 to remove ads

My-Villages
Operating Systems: iOS
Description: The Boat Village digital boat management platform from My-Villages is now available as an iPad app for its premium subscription users. The My-Villages iPad app allows owners to keep a running trip log while out on the water and to log hours of critical equipment, such as engines and generators. These logs are used to generate automatic reminders when service is required. Boaters can also manage an inventory of spare parts and maintain to-do lists, such as work to be done or supplies that are needed.
Price: Free with premium subscription

Sea Tow
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: Contacting Sea Tow for on-water assistance is just one of the features of the newly updated app. Weather reports, tide tracking, radar, GPS, compass and speed tracking make the app a must have on the water. Users can now customize their dashboard on iPhone and iPad and tap into all the features on a single map interface.
Price: Free

Selly Sales
Operating Systems: iOS
Description: The Selly Sales app is a personal CRM tool that brings a fresh take on productivity and ease of use for the sales professional. The app includes powerful tools to manage customer lists and inventory from any iOS device, integrates with DropBox accounts to backup and import contacts in addition to standard iCloud features and has the ability to import .CSV contact and product data into other CRMs.
Price: Free/$4.99 to remove ads

Trello
Description: Like a whiteboard with super powers, Trello is simple to use and infinitely flexible. You’ll know exactly what needs to get done, who’s going to do it and what’s coming up next. With Trello, you can create boards to organize anything you’re working on. Use them solo or invite colleagues, friends and family to work together.
Price: Free/More functionality starting at $5 per month

Turbo Invoice
Description: Turbo Invoice turns your mobile device into a powerful business management tool. The app quickly creates invoices, estimates and purchase orders with professional templates at anytime and anywhere. You can email it to your customer directly in PDF format.
Price: Free

IDS Mobile
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: The Integrated Dealer Systems app is designed to significantly streamline service, parts and inventory operations. The new features provide service writers, technicians, salespeople and parts managers with the ability to perform key daily tasks and offer quick and efficient communication to customers from anywhere in the dealership. Features a tool for service writers to conduct a 360-degree walk around of a unit with a customer where they can add unit information, add jobs and take pictures using a mobile device.
Price: Sliding scale depending on number of users

CamScanner
Operating Systems: iOS, Android, Windows
Description:  CamScanner turns any smartphone into a scanner for intelligent document management. The app provides intelligent solutions for document management on all devices, starting from capturing information precisely to storing, sharing, annotating and managing documents for different purposes. It makes the contents easily accessed, organized and the collaboration efficient.
Price: Free

Evernote
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: With many imitators, the Evernote app is still the industry standard for compiling notes, pictures, audio, travel itineraries and more into one place and makes all accessible from any device. It also seamlessly syncs voice recordings, pictures and video. All notes taken are completely searchable and can be shared with coworkers or even social media followers.
Price: Free, $4.99/month, $44.99/year

Inbox
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: Building upon Gmail, Inbox is a new way to get through email and back to more important matters. Beyond “inbox zero,” Inbox bundles like emails and shows order updates, flight statuses, reservation details, and pictures without having to open the message.
Price: Free (invite required)

ActiveCaptain Companion
Operating Systems: iOS, Android
Description: The ActiveCaptain Companion uses ActiveCaptain data to assist boatrs with repetitive tasks and uses the community of boaters to make your cruising experiences better and safer. The ActiveCaptain Companion is the social navigation app for boaters. This first release provides offline access to ActiveCaptain data along with special handling for hazards in proximity.
Price: Free

BlueChart Mobile
Operating Systems: iOS
Description: The same feature-rich and highly accurate BlueChart data available for  chartplotter right on the iPad. View shaded depth contours and inter-tidal zones with spot soundings from home. Plan your trips around marina points of interest and slipways. See weather conditions, temperatures, dewpoints, wind direction/speeds, radar and cloud cover overlaid on the chart data.
Price: Free

MotionX-GPS
Operating Systems: iOS
Description: MotionX-GPS is the leading multi-sport GPS app for the iPhone and iPad. Total of nine map choices. Record and save up to 101 tracks and 500 waypoints. Post your tracks and waypoints to Facebook or Twitter, or email them to share. NOAA marine charts can be stored for worldwide use and no data fees.
Price: $0.99

Ship’s Log
Operating System: iOS
Description: The historic ship’s log gets a major overhaul with this app from Mercury. From pre-launch checklists to weather to photos and GPS data, the app puts all kinds of data at your fingertips for easy posting. Engines equipped with Mercury’s BlackBox can connect to the app for more detailed data.
Price: Free

Skipper
Description: Skipper is mobile charts done right. The app is a seamless chart-plotter with data synced across all of your devices and backed up to the cloud. Convenience and power, charts and weather, wherever you cruise. Skipper downloads official NOAA raster charts and seams them together on the device.  Use a powerful set of weather, tide, routing and tracking tools to aid your journey.
Price: Free (Subscription available)

Yamaha Outboards
Description: Yamaha Outboards makes it easy to keep track of your Yamaha engine warranty, view your maintenance schedule and Yamaha performance bulletins as well as track your break-in progress.
Price: Free

 

 

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