Apple Pen — or Pen — is a place-holder name for the long rumored Apple stylus. When Apple first introduced the iPhone, he famously said if you see a stylus, it meant "they blew it". In other words, if the screen's touch technology required a stylus in order to work properly, it wasn't good technology.
The stylus as an addition rather than a requirement, however, has been something Apple has been experimenting with, and filing patents on, for years. It could allow for handwriting as a form of input and drawing as a form of expression beyond what a finger alone is capable of, especially if it works with a digitizer or similar technology to introduce proper pressure sensitivity, angle detection, palm rejection, and more.
Most recently an Apple Pen has been rumored as something that might launch alongside a larger sized iPad Pro
In need of a great stylus for your iPad but don't want to pay the steep cost of an Apple Pencil? These great alternatives are just as good, if not better in some respects.
The Apple Pencil is a great tool for artists, students and business people to use. However, there are stylus pens that cost less and offer many of the same features.
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New gesture area, new flattened side, and new magnetic charging and storage solution combine to make the Apple Pencil 2.
Apple has expanded language support for the Apple Pencil in iPadOS 14 to French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.
Apple has highlighted the work of artist Eric Friedensohn, who is reimagining baseball cards using an iPad Pro and the Apple Pencil.
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A new beta version of Astropad Studio, nicknamed 'Project Blue', lets you turn your iPad into a drawing tablet for Windows.
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Apple leaker Mr White has shared a picture claiming to depict a new Apple Pencil, but devoid of details, it's unclear what it could indicate.
Scribble is a useful Apple Pencil feature that launched in iPadOS 14, but only supported English and Chinese. The latest betas have revealed more language support for Scribble.
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