A Gorgeous Wooden Kitchen Scale That Masquerades as a Cutting Board

Successful baking requires strict adherence to a recipe and precise measurements, which is made easier with a scale at your disposal. But if the last thing you want is another ugly appliance cluttering up your kitchen counters, feast your eyes on the lovely GKILO scale (pronounced kilo) which when not in use looks… » 4/28/14 12:00am 4/28/14 12:00am

A Connected Scale That Adjusts Your Recipe If You're Low on Ingredients

Is there anything worse than raiding your kitchen for a recipe only to discover you don't quite have enough of one of the required ingredients? Going to the store is one solution, but for those of us too lazy to go that route, the iPad-connected Drop kitchen scale will actually adjust a recipe based on the ingredients… » 3/19/14 4:00pm 3/19/14 4:00pm

Everyone's a Master Bartender With This App-Connected Drink Scale

You've mastered opening your guest's beers with your bare hands, but what about when a dinner party calls for something a little more sophisticated? You can try you hand as an amateur mixologist, hoping you've got the proportions right for the perfect cocktail. Or wait for Brookstone's new Perfect Drink system that… » 9/20/13 4:00pm 9/20/13 4:00pm

This Bathroom Scale Also Suggests Exercises To Maintain Your Weight

Good news if you're tired of your personal fitness trainer's constant nagging you about eating healthy and staying active. You can just replace them with this bathroom scale that not only tells you how much you weigh, but also what kind of activities you can do to maintain your current physique. » 9/01/13 9:00am 9/01/13 9:00am

Pocket Scale Wallets Are For Drug Dealers, Right?

DigiWeigh boasts its DW-600W Wallet Scale is the perfect tool for measuring food at a restaurant when you're following a strict diet, ensuring a letter has the proper stamps at the post office, and weighing "other small objects." Which is basically marketing speak for: "drug dealers, this is designed and targeted… » 3/26/13 2:40pm 3/26/13 2:40pm

The Last Thing a Kitchen Scale Needs Is a Built-In Video Display

Besides a sleek design or the promise of ridiculous accuracy, there's not much a company can do to differentiate a kitchen scale from the rest of the pack. Or is there? The creators of this kitchen scale think they found the key to woo customers: a built-in full color LCD display for watching videos. » 12/12/12 2:40pm 12/12/12 2:40pm

Solar System Scale: Weigh Yourself on Planets Where Gravity Isn't So…

If you're feeling guilty about that fifth slice of pie you had after dinner, you might want to consider avoiding scales until you can weigh yourself on this educational aide. It's designed to teach kids facts about the solar system, but more importantly, the varying effects of gravity on each planet. » 8/30/12 2:40pm 8/30/12 2:40pm

Wrist Watchscale, For When You Really Need to Weigh Small Stuff

The spoon-scales » 8/21/08 11:00am 8/21/08 11:00am from a while back we called "perfect for dieters and dealers" because of the spoon part, but with this wristwatch scale... Well, it's just convenient for when you really, need to weigh small quantities of stuff right then and there. Makers Jennings call it "The first Pocket WatchScale ever" and it…

Apples or Oranges? This Smart Scale Can Tell the Difference

I happen to love the automated checkout lines at the supermarket, but I hate the five or six seconds of my day that are wasted there when I have to manually input the name of the produce I'm weighing on the scale. Lucky for me, and for other lazy people who absolutely have to have those five seconds back, there's a… » 8/03/08 6:00pm 8/03/08 6:00pm