Styluses archive

  • Hands-on: FiftyThree Pencil review
    Gadgets

    Hands-on: FiftyThree Pencil review

    By 3 March 2014

    Paper by FiftyThree is a beautiful app that allows you to draw to your heart's content on the iPad with little interference. Now the company behind the app has created a dedicated stylus for its users to get the most out of the experience. We've been...

  • Apple iPen patents suggest projector, camera, laser and recorder modules
    Phones

    Apple iPen patents suggest projector, camera, laser and recorder modules

    By 5 February 2014

    The Apple iPen now has 22 patents on record and the latest few suggest a modular pen, with add-ons for a projector, camera, laser pointer and recorder. The iPen appears to be primarily a stylus for use with an iPhone or iPad, but the patent dream has...

  • FiftyThree's developers behind Paper for iOS making own stylus
    Apps

    FiftyThree's developers behind Paper for iOS making own stylus

    By 20 October 2013

    FiftyThree, the development firm behind popular sketchbook app Paper, is working on its own branded stylus. If your sketchbook app wins awards from Apple, a stylus only makes sense right? A filing with the Federal Communications Commission takes the wraps...

  • Wacom Intuos Creative Stylus offers 2048 pressure level accuracy to the iPad
    Tablets

    Wacom Intuos Creative Stylus offers 2048 pressure level accuracy to the iPad

    By 20 August 2013

    If you already own an iPad, want a pro-level stylus, and thought the Wacom Companion announced today was a bit pricey, the Wacom Intuous Creative Stylus is for you. The Stylus will offer pro-level sensitivity with 2048 levels of pressure for varying line...

  • Adobe announces 'Project Mighty' smart stylus and 'Napoleon' ruler
    Gadgets

    Adobe announces 'Project Mighty' smart stylus and 'Napoleon' ruler

    By 6 May 2013

    Adobe announced new hardware efforts at its MAX conference on Monday. Project Mighty is its new pressure-sensitive pen that works with tablets and Adobe's software to draw creations. Napoleon is a guide and ruler that works alongside the Mighty, allowing...

  • Ten One Design Pogo Connect review
    Tablets 3.5 out of 5

    Ten One Design Pogo Connect review

    By 17 April 2013

    Stylus' for your iPad are two a penny. They normally consist of a metal or plastic rod with a rubberised tip on the end to let you draw on your iPad screen like you would a notepad, while at the same time convincing the iPad that it is in fact your finger...

  • Wacom Bamboo Stylus Mini designed for nimble-fingered scribblers on the go
    Phones

    Wacom Bamboo Stylus Mini designed for nimble-fingered scribblers on the go

    By 2 April 2013

    Those who want to be more creative with their tablet or smartphone's capacitive touchscreens will invariably want to use a stylus of some kind. However, like pens, they can often get lost, and may just be a little too fiddly to store about your body when...

  • Wacom Bamboo Stylus pocket pictures and hands-on
    Online

    Wacom Bamboo Stylus pocket pictures and hands-on

    By 19 September 2012

    The Wacom Bambook Stylus pocket has been unleashed on to the tablet-toting world for anyone who just can't get things done with their finger. It's tough to improve upon something very successful, especially when it's really just a pen with a different...

  • Sausage sales rocket in South Korea
    Phones

    Sausage sales rocket in South Korea

    By 11 February 2010

    South Korea's sausage sales have soared by 40% following a bout of cold weather and some smart chap discovering that CJ Corporation's snack sausages have electrostatic properties that are rather similar to that of the human finger. Don't follow? Well,...

  • Tranformers kits launch for Nintendo DS
    Gaming

    Tranformers kits launch for Nintendo DS

    By 24 June 2009

    These Hasbro-licenced kits from PDP will cunningly disguise your Nintendo DS as a Transformers character. Launched as the new movie, "Revenge of the Fallen", plays out in cinemas, Autobot and Decepticon supporters can choose between a Bumblebee- or Megatron-themed...