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TruGlide Duo combines a pen and a stylus into one

07/31/2012, While the iPad might have originally been meant to be used without a stylus, let’s face it, taking notes or drawing using our sometimes fat and clumsy fingers aren’t the best of ideas. While some people manage to get by doing so, a stylus would seem...

Microsoft working on prototype stylus for any display

07/23/2012, While styluses aren’t very common these days, it looks like Microsoft’s new invention could change everything. The company is reportedly working on a prototype stylus that could, after a software upgrade, work with any existing display or...

Samsung patent reveals stylus that can double as headset

06/18/2012, It is safe to assume that Samsung is a fan of styluses. After all with the launch of the Galaxy Note and with the S Pen being one of its touted features, it’s not a stretch of the imagination to think that Samsung thinks of the stylus as being a mere...

Quirky’s Cipher card-shaped stylus can be stowed away easily

05/29/2012, One of the drawbacks to styluses is that unless your phone/tablet comes with a dedicated slot to keep the stylus, chances are at some point or the other you are going to lose it. If the idea of a stylus which isn’t bound to the traditional pen/pencil...

Patent reveals that Apple had plans for a stylus

05/24/2012, We’re sure that many of you guys are probably aware of Apple’s stance regarding the stylus, which for those unfamiliar is a no-no. This is why we have to admit that we were pretty surprised when a patent was discovered that was filed by Apple that...

Ozaki iCoat Finger is an iPhone case with a built-in stylus

04/19/2012, There are styluses that one can use for the iPhone, but unfortunately due to the iPhone not supporting styluses natively, there just isn’t a place to put it save for your handbag or pocket. Well if you’re the type that absolutely needs a stylus, you...

Wacom Realism concept stylus has “green” features

04/12/2012, Designer Majel Korytar has come up with a concept stylus that he has dubbed the Wacom Realism. Based on Wacom’s digital writing instruments, not only does the Wacom Realism double up as a stylus and as a pen, but it will also have the ability to scan...

Amazon patents intelligent stylus

03/06/2012, With so many touchscreen devices being churned out these days, it goes without saying that our fingers are one of the main methods of interacting with such devices. However, when winter time comes and the mercury drops to freezing levels, taking out our...

Texas Instruments demonstrates ultrasonic stylus

02/29/2012, Earlier at MWC, Texas Instruments demonstrated a stylus that could be described as a mix between a stylus and a laser pointer, allowing the user to navigate the interface of a tablet over ultrasonic frequencies. This will allow the user to select,...

RedPen stylus offers precise control

02/27/2012, Touchscreen devices are dime a dozen these days – and I do not suppose that the majority of us rely on our fingers to function as a stylus, no? Of course, there is always the option to purchase a stylus from a third party accessory manufacturer, or...

Pogo Sketch Plus unveiled

01/23/2012, If you’re looking for a stylus to use on your iPad or Android tablet, you might have come across the Pogo Sketch before. Ten One Design, creators of the Pogo Sketch has now come up with a sequel called the Pogo Sketch Plus. It features new patent...

txtRng could be next generation stylus

12/26/2011, Just how many of you use a stylus with your iPad or Android-powered tablet? I suppose only folks who perform some rather pressure sensitive tasks that need precision as well do, and as we all know, the majority of stylii out there tend to look and work...