17/11/02 - Utrecht, The Netherlands -- DreamDives® today announced version 1.3 of its
top selling Windows® and Palm OS® scuba logbook software, SharkPoint®.
SharkPoint 1.3 is an inexpensive, easy to use, and full-featured diver's logbook.
Designed for recreational divers, the SharkPoint interface won't bother users with
endless options and difficult to use features. Users are allowed to enter as much
information or as little as they like and output it easily to every own designed
SharkPoint version 1.3 is the first digital scuba logbook to allow users to create
and edit logbooks on the handheld and PC. With the free to use revolutionary
DiveSync software users are able to transfer all their logbook data directly between the two
The Palm application is ready for use today and also will be compatible with future
ARM-based devices running Palm OS 5. The Windows companion is completely based on
Window XP technology.
"Our goal is to be the best handheld and desktop companion for scuba logbook users.
The product is robust enough that it can accommodate a range of users, from those
who primarily review scuba logbooks to those who take advantage of the ability to
create there own logbook format from scratch." said Spencer Schols, CEO, DreamDives.
The new SharkPoint 1.3 includes many new features that make working with scuba
logbooks much more easier then editing a paper document. New features include:
DiveSync Direct Link
DDL is a new DiveSync concept which enables users to transfer there scuba logbook
data supper fast between then Palm handheld and then Desktop PC.
The Dive Planner and the Dive Plan Wizard
Plan your dive with the most common dive table systems (like PADI, NAUI, SSI etc.) or
check if your dive is correctly planned. With the Dive Plan Assistant or the Dive Plan
Wizard enables you to calculate the RNT, ATB, TBT -times and corresponding dive
Advanced statistic and search tools
Statistics and search tools make your electronic log much more useful that one kept
Advanced SharkPoint manual
SharkPoint v1 full color 60+ pages manual is now included free of charge in the installation
Pricing and Availability
SharkPoint DualPack (Palm & Windows version) sells for around $39.95 and is
available today directly through DreamDives (www.dreamdives.org), as well as from
leading domestic Palm and Windows internet portals (only the Palm version
which sells for around $29.95).
The SharkPoint v1.3 software update is free of charge for
existing DreamDives customers.
DreamDives vision is to empower people through high-quality dive logging software
products that enable the exchange of dive information between different computing
platforms. DreamDives strives to produce innovative products that meet our
customers' evolving needs.