Victor Alonso today released Measure Map 1.2 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. Measure Map is an easy-to-use yet stunningly accurate tool for measuring distances, as small as one meter to as large as thousands of miles, with the curvature of the earth’s surface factored in. The app uses Google Maps for the background display and results are shown on top. Users can select color and thickness of the perimeter line as well as color and transparency of the selected area.
Business & Strategy Consultoria today released Balanced Scorecard 1.1 for iPad users. Balanced Scorecard is a methodology as well as a business app, providing users with a tool for creating, measuring and monitoring performance against strategic goals in four perspectives with an unlimited number of companies, objectives and indicators, as well as the generation of reports. Balanced Scoreboard is essentially a dashboard that helps users control their business from their iPad.
ONYX Apps today introduces ClockMaster 1.0 for iOS, their app designed specifically for the measurement and regulation of mechanical pendulum clocks. The app uses a microphone to capture the audible ticks of the clock’s escapement and pendulum, and then determines the beats per minute and the rate of error in seconds per day fast or slow. ClockMaster is appropriate for clock owners who want to make simple adjustments, as well as professional horologists who require a precision test instrument.
Vietnam based Skypaw Ltd. today announces Multi Measures HD 2.0 for the iPad. This all purpose measurement application equips users with a wide variety of measurement systems spread across an equally diverse variety of functionalities. Among the many professional quality virtual measurement tools included within Multi Measures HD are: a protractor, ruler, surface level, spirit level, plumb bob, as well as a seismometer.
UK based CMG Research Ltd today announces Heart Rate Free 1.0 for iPhone 4, a new app that uses the device’s camera to measure your heart rate. Simply place your finger over the camera lens and after a few seconds the app will display your pulse rate along with a chart showing you heart beat. The user’s heart rate is measured by examining the minute changes in skin colour that are caused by blood flowing in and out of the finger.
Golf professionals, clubfitters or serious golfers interested in the quality of their equipment can check these key attributes quickly and anywhere using the My Golf Bag app. My Golf Bag allows golfers to measure the lie and loft angles of their clubs and store them on their iPhone or iPod touch. iPhone/iPod touch wielding golfers can now get some serious golf geek “cred” on the range or in the boardroom.