Have you ever ever taken out your cellphone to put in writing down an inventory and assume “Is this manner truly higher than the way it was?”
Nicely, we had the identical thought and had Lifehacker workers members Nick Douglas and Abu Zafar take a look at out easy duties head-to-head, analog versus digital.
Beginning with utilizing a tape measure in opposition to the iPhone’s measurement app, Nick and Abu examined seven duties, together with depositing a verify, seeing an incredible distance, and utilizing a compass.
The decision? It’s not so easy. Apps have made our lives a lot simpler in some methods, however there’s nonetheless many chores the place tech doesn’t essentially come out on prime. In sure capabilities like splitting a restaurant invoice, the app gained handily. However in physical-based duties like measuring or writing notes, digital isn’t all the time higher.