In a post last week I pointed out several reasons why the Wilson driver design contest should fail; primarily because designers would have to be idiots to actually enter the contest. Unfortunately I suspect there will be plenty of entrants, probably leaning more toward those looking for 15-minutes ...
This week Max Out Golf, LLC sued COOL CLUBS, LLC / M&P GOLF, LLC and WORLDWIDE GOLF, INC. for alleged patent infringement. Golf gear heads will undoubtedly be familiar with Cool Clubs, and all indications suggest that WORLDWIDE GOLF, INC. is associated with Worldwide Golf Shops, ...
Wilson Golf’s “Driver vs Driver” Contest :: The Fine Print Police & Why You Would Have to Be an Idiot to Enter this Contest!
July 14, 2015
Be prepared to be disgusted and embarrassed for the companies involved in this contest, which it too bad because they took a really cool concept and got so over-the-top greedy that it is ruined. This morning I saw a mention of Wilson Golf's new Driver vs. Driver contest, which ...
The new Russian Roulette golf ball by Nike Golf; a nice politically incorrect name, something "The Donald" would come up with, not Nike Golf. Nonetheless, a golf ball patent issued this week that should be titled “Russian roulette golf ball,” but is actually titled “golf ball having a cover layer ...
Which manufacturer do you think came up with this lubricated design? The drawing comes from a patent application that published this week as US Pub. No. 20150165280 titled “Golf Club Head,” which describes the invention as:...
Yes, as usual, if my prediction is wrong I will go out and buy one! Interestingly, despite standing alone when it comes to promoting any meaningful advantage associated with CG height adjustability, Callaway seems to want to keep the driver design in question a secret. The patent application that resulted in ...
May 6, 2015
Please, we are never going to see one of the Nike Golf players gaming these sticks, but the concept is mildly intriguing and the look isn’t nearly as bad as I would have expected if someone had just described the concept to me. Check out these irons....
May 4, 2015
Can you guess which club maker intends to launch clubs under the Vortec name? Based upon a recently filed trademark application a PING Vortec product is in the works. As golf product names go, I give it a 7.5 out of 10, losing a few points because the ...
April 15, 2015
New golf club products are coming under the names Dagger, Mustang, and Drone. Can you guess the manufacturer associated with the new product names? The answer for all three is Parsons Xtreme Golf, as revealed by recently filed trademark applications for DAGGER, MUSTANG, and ...
April 15, 2015
Can you guess which manufacturer will soon be blasting us with marketing regarding a new “sound chamber” and/or “sound core” technology? The answer is Callaway Golf, as revealed by two recently filed trademark applications for the marks SOUND CHAMBER and SOUND CORE. Can’t ...