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And now for something completely different – a stylus and flash drive combo!

on Thursday, August 8th, 2013
Posted in: Gear, News

I’ve seen a stylus combined with an ink pen, and I’ve seen styluses that plug into the 30-pin connector of an Apple iOS device, but I’ve never seen this combination before.  The APOTOP Touch Disk 32GB External Storage USB 2.0 Flash Drive  is a stubby little capacitive stylus that has a 32GB flash drive in Read More…

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AER Infinity 3-in-1 stylus has 3 times the function in one small package

on Saturday, July 6th, 2013

Do you need a portable stylus? How about a portable smartphone stand? Can’t find that flash drive? What if you could have all three devices in one cool gadget? The AER Infinity promises to be such a product. The AER Infinity is a 3-in-1 gadget that functions as a stylus, a smartphone stand, and a Read More…


Ten One Design Pogo Connect Bluetooth 4.0 stylus review

on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

If you enjoy drawing, doodling and even writing with a stylus on your iPad, you will be interested in learning more about the Pogo Connect Bluetooth 4.0 stylus from Ten One Design. The Pogo Connect is a capacitive stylus with super powers. When used with a certain selection of drawing and note taking apps, line Read More…


Nyon Estylo stylus review

on Saturday, May 4th, 2013

When you’re in the product review biz like we are around here, you know there are going to be some lemons mixed in with the diamonds. But it’s even more disappointing when you spend your own money on something and it turns out to be a dud. That’s what happened to me when I recently Read More…


Forget styluses! Use a Sharpie on your capacitive touchscreen tablet!

on Wednesday, April 24th, 2013
Posted in: Gear, News

Here’s a stylus that will turn heads.  Instead of those short, skinny styluses that cause your fingers to cramp up, add a Stylus Cap from More/Real to your Sharpie.  Sharpies are a good size to hold comfortably, and the added stylus cap means you’ll be able to use it with your tablet or smart phone Read More…


Are you a sucker for a good stylus? Or is your stylus a sucker?

on Wednesday, April 17th, 2013
Posted in: Gear, News

In the earlier days of PDAs and other small handheld devices, everything had a stylus and everything had a silo to hold it when you weren’t using it.  Most tablets and smartphones today don’t come with a stylus, and you’re left trying to find a way to keep up with it if you use one. Read More…


WHITE STONE The Stylus ARCPEN review

on Sunday, April 7th, 2013

Trying to choose your perfect stylus is a tough task due to the huge variety of capacitive styluses to choose from. There are tiny ones like the MicroStylus that stores in your device’s headphone jack to long ones like the Joy Factory Monet Stylus that looks more like a drumstick than a stylus. I think the Read More…


iClooly Elite Multi Touch Stylus Pen works with capacitive and resistive screens and paper, too

on Monday, April 1st, 2013
Posted in: Gear, News

Julie reviewed the iClooly Multi-Touch Pen for iPad some time ago (see related links).  That stylus had a hard tip for a resistive screen and a brush tip for capacitive screens.  Since then, iClooly has introduced their Elite Multi Touch Stylus Pen.  This pen still has the hard resistive tip, but the brush has been changed Read More…

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Tech meets fashion with the Flaxus wearable mobile device stylus

on Monday, March 18th, 2013

Do you like to use a stylus with your mobile devices but never have one handy? Do you like to look hip and trendy? Do you like your accessories to be functional as well as fashionable? Then the Flaxus by AEGLO, a current Kicksarter project may be just the stylus for you. The Flaxus combines Read More…


MobileFun Ultimate Nexus 7 Accessory Pack review

on Friday, March 8th, 2013

With the exception of my cellphone, no other gadget spends more time in my hand than my Nexus 7. I use it for gaming, email, web surfing, social media engagement, music, videos, RSS reader, Skyping, and as a bedtime alarm clock. I am always looking for accessories for it.  Kinda like those people who are Read More…


White Stone ARCPEN – Handmade luxury stylus

on Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

The White Stone ARCPEN is a handmade solid wood stylus for capacitive touch screens. It has a luxury high-end look and is available in 3 finishes including Bubinga, Maple Cherry and Maple White with an ergonomic chrome plated grip and a silicone tip. Included with the stylus is a leather case that will protect it when it Read More…


Does this stylus look familiar to you?

on Friday, February 15th, 2013
Posted in: Gear, Miscellaneous, News

I like fancy, expensive pens more than is good for me, but I have to admit that few pens I’ve used can rival the smooth ink lay-down of those iconic Bic pens.  A  medium-point, clear barrel Bic with blue ink is my absolute favorite for doodling.  This Classic Pen Stylus from SUCK UK (I know, Read More…


It’s a pen, it’s a pencil, it’s a stylus. No, it’s the Stylex 3-in-1 writing tool

on Wednesday, January 30th, 2013
Posted in: Crowdfunded, Gear, News

I am forever on the search for a perfect multi-pen stylus combination, and the Stylex 3-in-1 Writing Tool, a current Kickstarter project by Dexterous, may be the one of my dreams. The Stylex 3-in-1 writing tool combines a stylus, a ball point pen, and a 0.5mm mechanical pencil into a single pen, allowing the user to Read More…


Nomad Brush Nomad FLeX capacitive paintbrush stylus review

on Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

The Nomad FLeX is the newest capacitive paintbrush stylus to be offered by Nomad Brush. I reviewed their original Compose Dual Tip paintbrush stylus a couple years ago and found it to offer a better painting experience when compared to a normal stylus. If you enjoy creating art on your iPad, Android or other tablet, Read More…


IPEVO Telescoping Stylus review

on Sunday, January 13th, 2013

I’m a heavy iPad user and always carry it around with me during meetings for when I need to pull up a document to show the employees.  Most of the time I just prop up the iPad and point to a chart.  The problem with that is that it leaves a whole bunch of ugly Read More…


Finga Pocketable 2-in-1Touch Stylus and Eject Pin

on Tuesday, November 13th, 2012
Posted in: Gear, News, Pocket Gear

Winter is coming, and a girl’s thoughts turn to “how am I going to answer my smartphone while wearing gloves?”  With the Finga Pocketable 2-in-1 Touch Stylus and Eject Pin, you won’t have to worry.  Just carry the Finga on your keychain or attached to your phone, and you’ll have a handy, ergonomically-designed stylus at the Read More…


Lunatik Chubby is a stylus you can wrap your hand around

on Friday, November 9th, 2012

Lunatik originally came on the gadget scene with their iPad nano watch straps. They’ve since expanded to offer capacitive styluses. The latest of which is the Chubby. Made of high-grade silicone rubber, the Chubby features a soft touch grip suitable for large and small hands. Available in your choice of 5 colors, the Lunatik Chubby is affordable Read More…


ANicelyDone Stylus Handpad Review

on Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

If you enjoy drawing, doodling or note taking with a stylus on your tablet, you’ve probably run into the issue of not being able to rest your entire hand on the display while drawing. Although some note taking and drawing apps have a palm rejection feature, most do not. For those that don’t, I have Read More…


Ten One Design Announces New Pogo Connect Bluetooth Pressure Sensitive Stylus

on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

After years of practically being forgotten, the stylus is enjoying a revival in popularity. The company that introduced the first capacitive stylus will soon be releasing what may be the first touch sensitive Bluetooth stylus. Originally coded named the Blue Tiger, Ten One Design’s latest creation is the Pogo Connect. Featuring what Ten One has Read More…


GoSmart STYLUS Review

on Monday, August 20th, 2012

My collection of capacitive styluses continues to grow as I find new ones to try. The latest additions are the Series 200 and Series 300 GoSmart STYLUS from GoSmart. I don’t want to spoil the review, but I think I have found my new favorite stylus…


aPen A5 Smart Stylus for iPad Review

on Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Do you use your iPad for taking notes for classes or business meetings?  If the answer is yes, do you use an on-screen keyboard, Bluetooth keyboard, or stylus?  Typing on the on-screen keyboard can be too slow for efficient notes, and using a Bluetooth keyboard means you probably need some sort of desk to set Read More…


GoSmart Announces New Precise Capacitive Styluses for Your Favorite Touch Screen Device

on Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

There are 100′s, if not 1000′s of different capacitive styluses on the market, but they all seem to fall into 3 categories. There are rubber tipped styluses like the Targus Stylus. Paint brush styluses like the Nomad Stylus and then there are disc tipped styluses like the Adonit. GoSmart‘s new 200 and 300 Series Styluses Read More…


Adonit’s Jot Touch Pressure Sensitive Stylus for iPad

on Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

There are hundreds of different type of styluses out there.  All of them seem to have a similar design where there’s a simple capacitive tip on the end of a plastic or aluminum barrel.  Adonit just announced their new stylus called Jot Touch.  The Jot Touch is a pressure sensitive stylus for your iPad.  It Read More…


Styló Capacitive Stylus Review

on Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

The Styló capacitive stylus from Just Think Design has a unique two-tipped design that caught my eye. I ordered one to add to my growing collection of styluses and received it yesterday. I know that posting a review with only one day of testing is typically not a good idea, but styluses aren’t that complex of a Read More…


Motive Stylus – Unique for the Sake of Uniqueness?

on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

Gadgeteer reader Tony N sent me an email asking me to take a look at a Kickstarter project that he thought I’d find interesting. It’s for a very unique stylus that actually rolls up when you want to use it and then unrolls into a flat sheet that sticks to the outside of the iPad’s Read More…