Pencil: the coolest, natural iPad stylus

Meet Pencil: The Best iPad Stylus Yet, From the Makers of ‘Paper’
Kyle VanHemert, wired.com

As Georg Petschnigg, one of FiftyThree’s founders, puts it, a stylus gives you the chance to “think with your hands.”

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David Hockney paints on iPad

David Hockney’s iPad drawings go big, 12 feet big
by Leslie Katz, cnet.com

A giant exhibit at San Francisco’s DeYoung Museum highlights the influential artist’s foray into iPhone and iPad art, as well as films he made using multiple digital cameras.

There are iPad draw­ings you look at on a screen, and there are iPad…

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Live scribe 3 is best tool for field based research note capture

Livescribe 3 sends handwritten notes straight to your iPhone or iPad
by Rick Broida, cnet.com

This pen is definitely mightier than the stylus, as it gives you real-world note-taking coupled with mobile device world syncing.

The Live­scribe 3 is a wire­less ink pen that auto­mat­i­cal­ly syncs your hand­writ­ten notes with your iPhone or…

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Your digital footprint

5 Places to Look for Your Digital Footprint
TechNewsDaily, mashable.com

Recently, many iPhone and iPad users were incensed to learn that Siri — the personal digital assistant for iOS devices — has an eerily long memory. Unbeknownst to Apple customers, Siri sends all your queries directly to Apple’s company’s servers,…

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Many use Netflix without paying

10 Million People Watch Netflix Without Paying
Rebecca Greenfield, theatlanticwire.com

All that anec­do­tal pass­word shar­ing we’ve been hear­ing about is more than just a few media savvy friends pass­ing around their logins: One ana­lyst esti­mates that some­thing like 10 mil­lion peo­ple watch Net­flix Instant, gratis,…

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ProScope micro mobile iPhone mega close ups

ProScope Micro Mobile lets your iPhone get mega-close-ups
Ben Coxworth, gizmag.com

Optics manufacturer Bodelin is no stranger to hand-held microscopes, having previously brought us a series that can be connected to the USB port of a laptop. Given that smartphones are in many ways replacing laptops, however, it shouldn’t come as …

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American replaces outdated flight bags with iPads

Step inside the modern iPad-enhanced cockpit of American Airlines
Élyse Betters, 9to5mac.com

Gadling, an AOL-owned trav­el blog, went aboard an Amer­i­can Air­line recent­ly to get a sneak peek at the iPad Elec­tron­ic Flight Bag that the Fed­er­al Avi­a­tion Admin­is­tra­tion orig­i­nal­ly approved in 2011.

The iPad flight bag…

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Can the iPad rescue education?

Can the iPad Rescue a Struggling American Education System?
Christina Bonnington, wired.com

Tablets are reinventing how students access and interact with educational material, and how teachers assess and monitor students’ performance at a time when many schools are understaffed and many classrooms overcrowded.

Christina Bonnington

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Curious rituals: the anthro of tech behaviors

‘Curious Rituals’ Examines Technology-Induced Gestures & Posture
core77.com

We’ve all seen it: the teenagers with one earbud in, feigning interest in conversation; iPad users brandishing the device like a radiation barrier to snap a photo; the veritable hypnosis of the “cell trance.” In fact, maybe you’re reading these ve…

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