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Drop aims to abolish inexact baking (pictures)

Adaptics' $100 Drop scale (£79 in the UK) aims to make it easier for you to bake your favorite sweets and savory treats.

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Adaptics' Drop is a smart baking scale with a free iOS app.

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Simply download the app and tap the LED sensor on the scale, and start baking.

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It works on the iPad 3 and higher as well as all iPad Air and Mini models (an Android model is in the works).

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The recipes vary from very easy to more complex concoctions and there are sweet and savory options to choose from. I made Double Chocolate Muffins and Quick Bread with Herbs.

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The Drop is powered by a CR2477 coin cell battery and is supposed to last for at least a year. It also operates on Bluetooth at low energy.

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The Drop app will walk you through everything, from preheating the oven to mixing ingredients and reminding you to let your food cool.

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But the Drop definitely has the lock on smart-looking design.

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