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Friday, July 14, 2006

satellite tracking software for Mac

Dog Park Software is has announced that version 2.0.3 MacDoppler for Cocoa has been released and a free demo can be downloaded here.
What's New in this release ?

  • Added Icom IC-7000 Driver.

  • Improved Icom IC-706 Driver.

  • Fixed Beacon mode problem.

MacDoppler features:

  • Runs under OS X 10.4 (Tiger) as a Universal Binary on Intel or PPC hardware.

  • Full 2D and 3D OpenGL projection model of earth.

  • Track List sorted in real-time order of next pass.

  • Full predictive dead spot crossing so that a pass is never interrupted by the beam heading passing a dead spot.Speech advisory of next satellite AOS and Maximum Elevation.

  • Horizon Window shows elevation of upcoming passes on a time line.

  • Tuning Dial Tracking allows you to tune the downlink from your radio's front panel while MacDopplerPRO X automatically adjusts the uplink.

1 comment:

  1. [...] Stan, WA1LOU alerts us about the new Cocoa version of MacDoppler DX from DogParkSoftware. Good news for Mac fans like me. Donnie, WA9TGT sent me a link to the HFProjects online store. Cool! [...]