DailyDirt: Styli Are Getting Better

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Microsoft's new tablet computer was announced with a bit of fanfare -- and curiously, a stylus. When Apple introduced its touchscreens (not counting the Newton), Steve Jobs dismissively tossed away the idea of using a stylus and said the finger is the best pointing device around. Well, stylus technology is getting better all the time, and here are just a few examples of some styluses/styli that might beat the finger. If you'd like to read more awesome and interesting stuff, check out this unrelated (but not entirely random!) Techdirt post.

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    Amazing Sammy, 19 Jun 2012 @ 8:06pm

    But don't forget the stylus that comes with the Asus Pad Phone

    It may look like a mild mannered stylus, but it turns into a bluetooth phone when your phone is docked in your tablet, which is docked in your laptop. Seriously. It's cool.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rrh_EwFaZ7I

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