There are times when you can't operate your phone--when you're wearing gloves, when your hands are wet, or when you don't have hands. This DIY nose-stylus solves that problem, and only requires that you have a head to strap it around. And a ton of self-confidence.
Lost your pointer? This cheap substitution works with a variety of touchscreen gadgets
By Dave Prochnow
Posted 01.29.2008 at 7:15 pm 2 Comments
This project keeps gettin better and better. We just revisited our Tablet PC project in the beginning of the new year and now we have another major advancement in this project. To get you up to speed, our last installment in this saga demonstrated how to make a viable boot disk for the discontinued Fujitsu Stylistic 1000 Tablet PC. Now weve unearthed a workable stylus for under one buck.
By Steve Morgenstern
Posted 10.24.2002 at 1:28 pm 0 Comments
The idea is simple: Take a full-fledged Windows XP Professional notebook and add a pen-shape electromagnetic stylus, touchscreen display, and the software to make it all work. This is the Tablet PC in a nutshell. The first generation, with models from Acer, Hewlett-Packard, Toshiba, Viewsonic, and others, will begin hitting the market this month.
Five amazing, clean technologies that will set us free, in this month's energy-focused issue. Also: how to build a better bomb detector, the robotic toys that are raising your children, a human catapult, the world's smallest arcade, and much more.