onSpot — onBoard

Periodic posts our WiFi users may find useful and interesting.

 

With Good WiFi Comes Useful Gadgets For Your Boat

While tied up at an onSpot wifi marina, devices like this makes WiFi an incredibly useful amenity. Not just for entertainment, but now boat security and monitoring is fairly inexpensive and simple to hook up. Canary is a great little IP security camera that also monitors the temp and humidity of your boat — all […]

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The best streaming gadgets you can buy

Reblogged from Yahoo     What are the best streaming options? We’ve got the answer. Want to watch Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime or any other streaming service on your TV? Then you’re going to need some kind of streaming device. And it just so happens a boatload of set-top boxes, sticks, and game consoles can […]

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SSECN and MITA cruising info apps

A reblog from Panbo.com. We’re Salty Southeast Cruisers’ Net Sponsors and we wish them much luck with their new app. They’re awfully nice folks and we’re looking forward to using this new app on our next cruise. SSECN and MITA cruising info apps, Doyle Bon Voyage, and Cuba Ho! … written for Panbo by Ben […]

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Reset Plug — Could Be Interesting

The onSpot guys haven’t tested this little device, but it does sound promising. We might have to give it a shot. Article here: Tech company MultiNet says it’s new “smart plug” senses when your Internet stops working and can turn your WiFi router off and back on for you. The device, called the Reset Plug, fits […]

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Osprey Point Marina — Rock Hall, MD

onSpot has just installed another great Better Marina WiFi Hotspot at Osprey Point Marina in Rock Hall, MD. We really like the Chesapeake Bay and it’s marinas. We’re proud to be chosen by such a fine facility as Osprey Point and what a great bunch of people. They went out of their way to show […]

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Staying At Old Port Cove? Check Out The New onSpot Weather Station

Real time weather — onSpot wifi has installed a new Weather Underground Weather Station at Old Port Cove Marina. You can now drill down on the exact conditions around your boat if you’re away from your vessel and curious about weather conditions. Here’s the link >>> http://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=pws:KFLNORTH91

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North To Nantucket

    Will and I just returned from Nantucket Boat Basin and Team onSpot will have them lit up like never before by May 15th.     The management team at Nantucket are so wanting to make sure their new WiFi system is working up to standards that they are paying us to come up […]

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Marco Island Marina Is Now A Better Marina Hotspot

    We’re very proud to announce: The nice folks at Marco Island Marina have chosen onSpot wifi as their new marina WiFi provider. We’ve removed the old gear and replaced it all with onSpot’s Noise Mitigation System. Last check on our monitoring system… 54GB used in 2 days!!! That’s a lot.

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Loggerhead Marinas Chooses onSpot wifi For All Their Marinas

We’ve now completed all 11 marinas and the reports we get back from the Harbormasters and their boaters, it sounds like Team onSpot did an excellent job. Steven Carlson, Harbormaster Loggerhead – Adventura, FL Bob, Good Morning,  I just wanted to reach out briefly to let you know we had a Corporate meeting yesterday with all […]

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Zahniser’s Yachting Center — Our Latest Partner On The Bay

Yes, we’ve just finished Zahniser’s Yachting Center and we’re excited to be associated with one of the most prestigious marina/boat yards on the Chesapeake. We’ve been in talks for quite a while, but Zahniser’s finally decided to allow us to make them a “Better Marina WiFi Hotspot” It’s in and running well. According to Jim […]

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Everyone is very happy

I just wanted to reach out briefly to let you know we had a Corporate meeting yesterday with all Loggerhead Marinas Harbormasters being present.

The subject on WiFI was discussed and I am happy to report that those Marinas that you have installed the WIFI system thus far are very happy. You already know we here at the Waterways are almost in for a year now, and we have been happy all along.
I am sure each Harbormaster will keep you informed regarding their individual needs. Overall so far everybody is happy and good to go.

Steven Carlson - Harbormaster Loggerhead Marina, Waterways — Aventura, FL