A FREE BlackBerry GPS Golf Application

 
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How Far Am I? - For BlackBerry 10!

Description: GPS Golf application built for BlackBerry 10 using the native BlackBerry 10 Cascades SDK. I had to change the name of the application in order to place the application within BlackBerry World.
Price: 1.99 USD
Current Version: 1.0.3
OS: BlackBerry 10.0.10 and higher
Link: http://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/content/25666878/


How Far Am I? Screen shot while playing

How Far Am I? - For BlackBerry OS 6 and 7

Description: This was a rebuild of BBGPSGolf from the ground up. It uses new web service to get the data in a better mananer, and has a much nicer UI. It also has an updated scorecard screen. I had to change the name of the application in order to place the application within BlackBerry World.
Price: 1.99 USD
Current Version: 2.0.11
OS: BlackBerry 6.0 and higher
Link: http://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/content/25666878/


How Far Am I? Screen shot while playing

BBGPSGolf

Description: End Of Life. My first GPS Golf application. No new updates will be coming to this application.
Price: Free
Current Version: 1.0.19
OS: BlackBerry OS 5.0 and higher
Link: http://www.bbgpsgolf.com/app/1.0.19/BBGPSGolf.jad
DTM: http://www.bbgpsgolf.com/app/1.0.19/BBGPSGolf.zip


I have been looking for a long time to find a BlackBerry GPS golf application that was free or freeware and I was not able to find any good ones. I found some really good applications but they only last a few rounds. (GreenFinder and InteliGolf)

So I thought I would install JDE and play with the sample GPS software and it did not take me to long (about 3 working days) before I had a working application. I am always trying to improve the application and my back end of the server. I have made some huge changes that makes mapping out a golf course very easy and fun. After you have finished mapping out a golf course you can then download it on the BlackBerry and start playing. No need to wait for it to get approved. It is live all the time. I use Google Maps to get the GPS cords for the Tee, Front, Middle, and Back of the green. I then save that information into an XML file and I update the main course list xml file. You can also have up to 5 custom "Other" points for mapping things like water, bunkers, trees, etc.

Here is a screen shot of the application while you are playing, and the type of information it provides:
BBGPSGolf Screen shot while playing

As you can see it can provide some very helpful data, and if you create an account, and fill out your Club Distances, it will also recommend a golf club to hit for each point added.

Thanks and stay tune for updates.


Last Modified 04/17/13 10:34 AM

 
 
 

Donations are an excellent way to get new features and bugs fixed added to the application. I started building this application for fun and would like to keep it free. Income generated by the banner ads is not always enough to cover the cost of maintaining the site, so donations help in a big way. Please consider making a donation or just click on one of the banner ads to help out. Thanks!

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