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Measures HD is an ideal way of converting an impressive wealth of different units.
What's Newâœ“ FIXED: crash related to use of history
âœ“ FIXED: issue causing the app to freeze after changing category / unit configuration
âœ“ ADDED: Retina splash screen
App Description148apps.com:â˜…â˜…â˜…â˜… Measures HD - is an iPad version of the popular unit and currency conversion utility Measures. In addition to all features available in the iPhone version, Measures for iPad supports unlimited number of favorites and wikipedia look-up feature providing additional information for the units you choose. The UI for the iPad version was created from scratch to provide the best user experience.
FEATURES / HIGHLIGHTS:
âœ“ Eye pleasing design with changeable themes
âœ“ Very intuitive user interface
âœ“ Unlimited number of favorites
âœ“ Built-in calculator
âœ“ Rounding slider allowing to change precision on a category basis
âœ“ Extensive search capability inspired by spotlight
âœ“ Lookup of wikipedia articles for currently selected conversion
âœ“ Configurable library with over 1000 different units grouped into 40 categories
âœ“ 170 currency exchange rates updated via the internet
âœ“ Copy and paste support
âœ“ Result can be presented in scientific format (1.094E+2)
âœ“ Support for combined units as result (mi+ft, ft+in, lb+oz etc.)
âœ“ Localized in English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian and Japanese
âœ“ Common conversions: length, area, mass, temperature etc.
âœ“ Currency and precious metals exchange rates
âœ“ Cloth and shoes sizes
âœ“ Physics: charge, magnetic field and flux, density etc.
âœ“ Engineering conversions: viscosity, radio transmission power, sound pressure, am. wire gauge etc.
âœ“ Data amount conversions including IEEE1541-2002 standard
âœ“ And many more
The range of conversions offered can suit everybody from a college student to a seasoned engineer or scientist. Travelers will then find currency and cloth sizes conversions useful. Since the amount of included categories and units might be overwhelming for a casual user, the items which are not required can be deactivated through a settings menu. For the most frequently used conversions favorite settings for quick access can be created. Finally, search allows to quickly find a unit you are looking for and immediately add the match to a conversion formula. Built in calculator allows e.g. to find out how many euros would be 99$ plus 9.5% tax. All in all, Measures combines simplicity, power and comprehensiveness plus a high level of customizability in one slick package.
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March 10, 2013 New version 1.1.3
December 20, 2012 Price Decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
September 07, 2012 New version 1.1.2
August 23, 2012 New version 1.1.1
November 30, -0001 Initial Release