WideAsleep has released Fairway 1.0
(http://www.wideasleep.com/products/fairway), a “virtual caddie”
utility for the iPhone and iPod touch. It’s available for US$9.99 at
the Apple App Store.
Fairway provides an interface for finding their ideal swing in any
situation. In Fairway, the golfer can quickly slide the golf ball
distance meter to enter their distance from the pin and then touch
their course location. They’ll be presented with the club and swing
options that best suit the shot. Fairway even highlights the club and
swing that ideally fits their situation. They can touch any
suggestion from the list to quickly see details and notes they’ve
Fairway allows customization of distance and length for both English
and metric systems. It has a selection of preferred distance
tolerance for making swing recommendations. Fairway offers filtering
and recommendation of potential swings based on distance and course
location and display of swing and club details.