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In a world where your cellphone can find you anything from a date to the best takeout in town, it makes sense that power tools are going high-tech too. With Ryobi's Phone Works smartphone app, you can pack a passel of tools in your pocket. The Laser Distance Measure (shown above) is just one of eight handy attachments you can buy to measure moisture levels, find studs, take the temperature, or scope out the space behind a wall. Available on Amazon; $29.95.
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