Swipe Ruler is an accelerometer based ruler for the iPhone and iPod Touch.
This tape measure is a very simple and easy to use application that implements some very cool math using the accelerometers in your iPhone or iPod Touch to estimate distance.
Out shopping and need to know if that table will fit in your dining room? Find out using the Swipe Ruler.
-Measures several feet down to a few inches.
-See distance in both inches and centimeters instantly.
-Check out the YouTube video on the menu page of the App for tips and directions for the best results.
Swipe Ruler is only intended as an estimate. Please use a tape measure for projects that require precise measurement.
What other people are saying:
“The app is super simple to use. Just open it, click ruler, touch the screen to begin and slide the app along the surface to measure. Then touch the screen to stop measuring. The how-to video is great and always available from the start screen.”