Stylus

TL;DR: New technology, new markets Why Apple might make a stylus for the iPad

TL;DR: New technology, new markets

There's been a lot of talk lately about styluses — specifically, an Apple-branded stylus pen that might ship alongside the rumored iPad Pro. As an artist, frequent note-taker, and all-around scribbler, I've wanted a Wacom-esque pressure-sensitive stylus since the iPad's release. I wrote about iPad styluses time and time again as we saw creative developers try and build around the iPad'...

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Upcoming iOS 8 update to FiftyThree's Pencil stylus will bring pressure sensitivity

Upcoming iOS 8 update to FiftyThree's Pencil stylus will bring pressure sensitivity

The fine folks behind the Paper app for iPad have announced a new feature launching with iOS 8 this fall which allows those that use their dedicated Pencil accessory added creative options. With the new Surface Pressure feature, users will be able to angle the stylus for broad strokes, rather than the strong concentrated lines you get currently when simply using the tip. This will also...

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