CamRuler can work if you're willing to put in a lot of time on each measurement, but the interface for sizing and measuring is almost comically infuriating, making the current $1.99 price tag sting.
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Researchers at the MIT Media Lab have created Glassified, a ruler with a transparent digital display.
Apart from transitioning its Creative Suite software to the subscription-based Creative Cloud, Adobe also showed off two new pieces of hardware that it has been working on.
CamRuler for iOS uses a commonly known reference object in a photo to find the measurements of another object, but the interface will make you wish you hadn't even bought the app.
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Adobe has committed to bring the Napoleon ruler to market, but hasn't said when.
Adobe will join forces with stylus manufacturer Adonit to bring its Mighty and Napoleon hardware products to market in 2014.
Get your scrolling hand ready. An interactive web page has created a scale model of the solar system, where the moon is the size of just one pixel.
Traveler Richard Dunn is stuck overnight in Las Vegas' McCarran Airport. So what does he do? Channel Celine Dion, that's what.
The software company will become a hardware company, too, with its digital pen for iPads in the first half of 2014. The "Napoleon" digital ruler will ship, too, but Adobe didn't say when.