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MeasurementBlues
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Re: iOS test instrument
MeasurementBlues   11/14/2013 11:55:12 PM
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The iPad interface is now so intuitive to me that I find myself trying to use my fingers to zoom in/out on every screen I come across

Reminds me of the old story of a person who put a piece of paper to a computer screen expecting to send a fax.

What's a fax, anyway?

 

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Re: iOS test instrument
MeasurementBlues   11/14/2013 6:10:21 PM
it's so much easier to use your fingers (so long as you aren;t currently playing a guitar).

Well, I can do a few good string bends to get that blues sound.

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Re: iOS test instrument
Max The Magnificent   11/14/2013 6:00:14 PM
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@MeasurementBlues: ...do you like the idea of using for fingers to zoom in on a signal?

Well duh! LOL  The iPad interface is now so intuitive to me that I find myself trying to use my fingers to zoom in/out on every screen I come across -- it always comes as an unpleasent surprise when I realize I'm not using a touch screen.

With regular displays you have to use your mouse (or control keys) to pan and zoom in/out ... it's so much easier to use your fingers (so long as you aren;t currently playing a guitar).

 

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Re: iOS test instrument
Max The Magnificent   11/14/2013 5:57:38 PM
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@MeasurementBlues: Have you ever used an Oscium product?

I think I've used all of them (except this one)

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iOS test instrument
MeasurementBlues   11/14/2013 1:37:45 PM
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Have you ever used an Oscium product? If so, do you like the idea of using for fingers to zoom in on a signal?

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