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"With the professional game as dramatic as ever, everyday golfers are keen to replicate the excitement that they see on the big stage. This is driving them to try our app," said VPAR President and Managing Director Jason Stoop. read more

"Temporary installations such as The Open require a robust system that is quick and easy to install and doesn't compromise on picture quality, while ensuring that the action is streamed in real-time," said Colin Farquhar, CEO at Exterity. "We're delighted that our initial work with C3i has resulted in continued collaboration at such a prestigious event." read more

OptiShot Golf, makers of the world's top golf simulator, announces its To-the-Tee replicated course, The Old Scot. The Old Scot is the legendary Open Championship course flawlessly reproduced as the oldest course in the world. read more

"We are very excited to start customization on Golf yardage book development at GeoShot Technologies at a time when Golf yardage book demand is accelerating. With this new development we will be able to offer yardage book at 10 percent less price and we are able to deliver one yardage book in 3 days' time," said Bigyan Kar, Head - Operations. read more

GeoShot Technologies has developed a custom fast tool to integrate the photogrammetry DEM into the Golf course 3D flyovers production workflow. The DEM gets generated from DSM and using camera information, ground control points, and raw images or point cloud data. read more

Henri Johnson, founder and CEO of FlightScope: "At FlightScope our goal is to always be at the forefront of the sports technology industry, and our newest tracking technology revolutionized how the game was watched at this year's event." read more

GPS Industries (GPSI) - the world's leading provider of telematics and fleet tracking technology for low speed vehicles - announces the launch of its "Troon Connectivity™ Program," a best practices platform for its Visage Mobile Golf Information System and Visage Media Network. read more

VPAR President and Managing Director Jason Stoop: "More than ever with 4.0, we feel that we're providing amateur golfers with an intuitive and unobtrusive method for accessing the features necessary to enhance their golf experience." read more

"Our members and guests notice ezLocator the minute they arrive at our golf course," said Kris "KD" Davis, superintendent. "By implementing ezLocator, Southern Hills Country Club continues to follow our Core Values, outlined in our Mission Statement." read more

"Foursum ensures that the calculations get done, winners get paid and losers keep their word," said Matt Eldridge, CEO. read more

"HD Golf simulators are an incredibly complimentary instructional tool. The realism of the courses is fantastic and the accuracy of the system in measuring a golfer's swing and shot detail is very impressive," said swing coach Sean Foley, ranked second on Golf Digest's America's 50 Best Teachers in 2013. read more

"Golfers will now be able to access the on-course GPS and scoring functions made popular by GolfNow's Mobile App through the clear and easily accessible display on the face of their Apple Watch or Android Wear device," said Mike Lowe, vice president of product development and user experience for GolfNow. read more

"Our team is constantly looking for innovative ways to help FlightScope users take advantage of the imperative data reported during a session," said Henri Johnson, Inventor and CEO of FlightScope. read more

"If you don't truly understand your game it's hard to improve. The free GAME GOLF Tracking App allows golfers to see their shot performance in real-time, something which many amateur golfers will never have had access to before," said John McGuire, CEO of GAME GOLF. read more

"Our product has been so well received because of the focus we've placed on perfecting the user experience and delivering tremendously useful data," says Arccos CEO Sal Syed. "This latest iteration ... builds upon the excitement for the year's most anticipated piece of wearable technology." read more