Measurement

09.05.14
Converter app makes measurement swaps a snap
09.05.14

Converter app makes measurement swaps a snap

Perhaps one of the staples of most forms of math and science is learning how to convert units of m...

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05.22.12
Insert Coin: Knut WiFi-enabled sensor hub (video)
05.22.12

Insert Coin: Knut WiFi-enabled sensor hub (video)

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit pro...

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01.18.12
Daily Mac App: PixFit
01.18.12

Daily Mac App: PixFit

Last week, we looked at SnapRuler, a tool for measuring the dimensions of an object on your scr...

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10.26.11
Insert Coin: PhaserTape turns your smartphone into a rangefinder (video)
10.26.11

Insert Coin: PhaserTape turns your smartphone into a rangefinder (video)

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit prod...

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10.03.11
Kinect has no qualms about guessing a woman's age
10.03.11

Kinect has no qualms about guessing a woman's age

Did you know that Microsoft's Kinect can measure your bodily proportions in 3D and hence ontogene...

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05.17.11
iDVM Digital Multimeter collects voltage readings on your iDevice, shares them with whoever cares
05.17.11

iDVM Digital Multimeter collects voltage readings on your iDevice, shares them with whoever cares

This, dear reader, is the iDVM Digital Multimeter -- the world's very first iDevice-enabled voltm...

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09.14.10
Smart Finger measuring thimbles are both conceptually and practically unreal
09.14.10

Smart Finger measuring thimbles are both conceptually and practically unreal

Time to pause today's stream of real news and breathe a deep wistful sigh. If only. That's our reac...

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08.31.10
Physicists create tiny ruler to easily measure nanoscale contraptions
08.31.10

Physicists create tiny ruler to easily measure nanoscale contraptions

How do you measure items constructed on a nanoscale assembly line? Why, using a plasmon ruler that...

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07.25.09
Wooden electronic ruler concept makes measuring fun again
07.25.09

Wooden electronic ruler concept makes measuring fun again

Think the market on measuring things has been cornered? Think again, cause designer Shay Shafranek...

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