From Digital Measuring Devices to Writing Utensil Rulers

By: Michael Hines - Published: Dec 30, 2012
Your measuring tape and yardstick will look a little outdated after you’ve seen all of these tech-savvy tape measures and rulers. Designers have been working hard to bring the tape measure and ruler into the 21st century. These two items are well and good in their current forms, but they could be better.

"Better" comes in the form of digital displays and re-imagined functionality. Almost all of these tech-savvy tape measures and rulers make it easier to measure oddly shaped objects. Most of these designs let you take measurements in ways not currently possible, such as by moving your fingers or drawing a line with a pencil. If you're interested in the future of measuring, and you know you are, then you'll want to check out all of these tech-savvy tape measures and rulers. Stats for 10 Tech-Savvy Measuring Devices Trending: Older & Mild
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