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Absurd infinitum: Deliberately misunderstanding Steve Jobs

Jobs was decrying mobile devices that required a stylus for daily use. Nothing more.

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iPad Pro rumors: 12.9-inch tablet may not ship until November

Apple's new tablet might compete with MacBooks to help you get work done.

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Why I'm finally ready for an Apple stylus

Avowed stylus skeptic Michael Simon is ready to go iPad Pro—and thinks the time is right for Apple to explore a new input method.

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Adonit Jot Pro and Jot Mini review: These styluses feel natural in your hand

The Jot Pro and Jot Mini are great values for anyone who needs a stylus for their iPad or iPhone.

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First look: Adonit's Forge app is built for iPad brainstorming

Adonit's first app lets you sketch, iterate, outline, mind-map, and then step back and see the big picture, just like a wall or a whiteboard.

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Microsoft OneNote gets handwriting support on the iPad, OCR everywhere

If you've got a stylus and an iPad, OneNote will now let you jot down notes or make a sketch in Microsoft's popular note-taking app.

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First look: Astropad turns your iPad into a graphics tablet for your Mac

With an emphasis on performance, and customized Photoshop controls, Astropad could be a starving artist's Cintiq stand-in.

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FiftyThree’s Paper drops drawing tool prices to zero

Paper's extra art tools used to cost $1 a piece through in-app purchases, but now they all come with the app.

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Podcast: Glass past and stylus future

Chris Breen and Susie Ochs discuss the passing of Google Glass, a Mac user's experience buying a PC, a rumored Apple stylus, and more about net neutrality.