Archive: June, 2010

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Jun2010
A PING design patent that issued to Karsten Manufacturing this week may provide us with a sneak peak at an upcoming driver. The PING driver design found in this week’s patent caught my eye because I typically think of PING designs as simple, conventional, and pure (although some may say ... Read More

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Jun2010
Looks like there may be some closed door meetings in Ponte Vedra Beach today in light of a lawsuit filed yesterday by DDB Technologies LLC against the PGA Tour, Inc. alleging infringement of 4 patents owned by DDB Technologies. The patents at issue include.... So, what is this all about? ... Read More

28

Jun2010
Not a chance! I can’t imagine any golfer saying “that is a tee for me.” The tee is disclosed in a patent application that recently published as US Publication No. 20100160088 titled “Swivel Golf Tee.” Check out this beauty....

27

Jun2010
How bad would you want to wrap your putter around someone’s head if a golfer in your group marked their ball with a lighted flickering ball marker? Maybe it’s just me.....

25

Jun2010
Before I get started, I have to say that whenever I read a glowing review of a product or vacation package the pessimist in me automatically thinks “of course it is great, or your experience was wonderful…. it was probably free!” So, let me start by saying that I paid ... Read More

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Jun2010
I was fortunate to recently join golf writer Rod Morri on his TalkinGolf golf radio program. Click HERE to listen.....

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Jun2010
It has been a while since a travel bag invention got me excited. In fact, I haven’t been wowed by a travel bag invention since the introduction of the Club Glider of Fore Inventors Only fame. Well, I can’t say that I was wowed by this travel bag invention, but ... Read More

15

Jun2010
Am I the only one that has noticed the subtle jabs that TaylorMade and Callaway seem to be taking at each other in their commercials?.... Interesting word play, but as a consumer I am confused. Sounds like a lawsuit is needed to get this straightened out.....

14

Jun2010
Some inventions just really make me scratch my head and wonder what I am missing. They often seem so bizarre that I wonder if the inventor is really a golfer, but that is the beauty with some golf inventions. I can’t say if this golf glove invention is genius or ... Read More

10

Jun2010
OK, that title may be a bit much, but check out the golf shoe design found in USPN D616635 titled “Golf Shoe Outsole with Bristles.”.... Looks more like something you would wear for a street fight than a round of golf.....