Tag Archive: Measure


Measure gases, light, heat and much more with the Sensordrone Bluetooth Sensor [Deals]

In Star Trek, the crew of the Enterprise would routinely beam down to a planet, pull out their trusty tricorders and scan the environment for a multitude of different things, like gas levels and air quality. Now you can have…

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RescueTime: Measure Your Digital Life And Your Productivity [Deals]

Let’s cut to the chase: if you’re not using RescueTime then you’re not being as productive as you could be. After all, RescueTime users typically see at least a 10% improvement in productivity. Aside from the fact that RescueTime has…

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Measure Your Fitness Goals With The Bluetooth-Connected Wireless Body Scale [Deals]

If you made a New Year’s resolution to start hitting the gym, eat better, or improve your overall health, this Bluetooth-capable body scale is the perfect way to track your progress. This sleek, futuristic-looking scale does more than just tell…

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The LifeTrak Move C300 Activity Tracker Is Waterproof and Can Measure Your Heart Rate

lifetrak-move-c300  It’s not exactly the belle of the ball, and its name is in serious need of some marketing help; but the LifeTrak Move C300 activity tracker makes up for its lack of charm with some powerful bonus features, like waterproofness (to 90 feet!) and the ability to also measure heart rate. On top of […]

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CamRuler: Measure Pretty Much Anything With Your iPhone

My sense of proportion has been hopelessly corrupted by a lifetime of telling girls that six centimeters is actually six inches, so I’m very excited by the prospect of an app that can tell me the size of something just by taking a photo of it.

That app is called CamRuler, and it works by comparing the size of an unknown object to that of a known object. If you ever put a coin or a  [Read More…]

USDA Rolls Out Thousands Of iPads, Says Other Tablets Dont Measure Up

iPads help USDA service survey farmers and collect agriculture data across the country.

The USDA is working its way through an ambitious iPad deployment that may come to serve as a model for a range of government agencies within the U.S. and around the world. The challenge was to develop a simple, intuitive, and effective field survey and data collection system.

The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is a division of the  [Read More…]

USDA Rolls Out Thousands Of iPads, Says Other Tablets Dont Measure Up

iPads help USDA service survey farmers and collect agriculture data across the country.

The USDA is working its way through an ambitious iPad deployment that may come to serve as a model for a range of government agencies within the U.S. and around the world. The challenge was to develop a simple, intuitive, and effective field survey and data collection system.

The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is a division of the  [Read More…]

[Review] EasyMeasure – Measure Distances With Your iPhone’s Camera!

A lot of times, it�s just hard to judge exactly how far away you are from certain objects. Wouldn�t it be cool if you could use your iPhone�s camera to measure the distance between your iPhone and the object you are pointing the camera at? A new application has surfaced in Cydia dubbed�EasyMeasure�by iOS developer cujo30227 that can use mathematical algorithms to accurately measure the distance between your iPhone�s camera lens and the object you are  [Read More…]

Measure Your Daily Activity With The Nike+ FuelBand And Fuel Up Your Life With Nike+ Fuel

You see that alien looking band permeating through the aurora borealis? No, that�s not a UFO looking for fuel, it�s actually Nike�s latest fitness accessories made for today�s connected world. Nike wants to remind us that �Life is a sport, make it count,� and that�s exactly what the Nike+ FuelBand does � count. It counts your calories, steps taken, time, as well as a variety of other activity.

Using what Nike is  [Read More…]

Measure The Distance Between Two iPhones Using Sonic Blasts With Acoustic Ruler App

You�re not going to exactly want to replace your tape measure, but as far as iPhone hacks go, this is about as cool as it gets: Acoustic Ruler allows you to measure distance up to 82 feet using a blast of pure sound.

 

Here�s how it works. To measure anything, you need either two iPhones running Acoustic Ruler or a wired mic. If you have two iPhones, you just load up the app in both of them,  [Read More…]