Decisions On The Rules Of Golf Available For Hand-Held Devices
September 6, 2005
Far Hills, N.J. - Whether you are in the middle of a lateral water hazard, or the middle of a dinner conversation, you can have a virtual Rules official literally at your fingertips.
The United States Golf Association introduces "PCDecisions," a new software product that instantly will provide The Rules of Golf as well as Decisions on The Rules of Golf via pocket computers and handheld devices, as well as desktops and laptops.
Rules aficionados will enjoy the new technology, created by the USGA and Rulesguide, a software development company that created this program for the USGA and is the USGA's authorized distributor for "PCDecisions." Easy to carry on the course or in a briefcase, the information you need is only a few clicks away - which will help speed up play when confronted with a sticky situation on or off the course.
Versions of "PCDecisions" are available via download or CD-Rom for Windows desktop/laptop PCs and PDAs, such as Pocket PC, Blackberry and various Smartphones. Each format is priced at $23 per download and $29 per CD-Rom. The initial purchase of the 2004-2005 edition of "PCDecisions" includes a free automatic update for the 2006-2007 edition, upon availability early in 2006.
For more details, to download and to order "PCDecisions" online, visit www.usgapubs.com and click on the link to "Rules and Decisions Software."
To order the "PCDecisions" CD-Rom only by phone, fax or mail, please call the USGA Order Department, toll-free, at 1-800-336-4446, weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EDT).