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Bluetooth/wireless pen input device

by vitalsign88 / April 24, 2010 4:50 AM PDT

ok I have been searching to no avail for a digital pen that streams instantly through bluetooth or is wireless for note taking. I have a net book so i do not want a receiver or a tablet pad. I would like to use it and just write without ink on my desk while I take notes. I would appreciate any help thanks

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Ok I get the bluetooth part.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 24, 2010 4:55 AM PDT

But how would it get position without a pad or such?

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by vitalsign88 / April 24, 2010 5:01 AM PDT

well how does a wireless mouse figure its position? therefore I assume then would have to use the same tech right?

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Look at the size of the sensor in the mouse.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 24, 2010 5:03 AM PDT
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It's certainly too big to be used like a pen. That's one reason you don't see that used.
Bob

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PS. Look at the size of that thing!
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 24, 2010 5:04 AM PDT
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Sounds like.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 24, 2010 5:36 AM PDT
In reply to: what about this?

You found your product. I'll only share I've seen such come and go over the years.

Tell us how it works out for you.
Bob

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by vitalsign88 / April 24, 2010 5:40 AM PDT
In reply to: Sounds like.

i'm hoping does the 800dpi actually transfer to a nice resolution? i'm not that tech oriented and appreciate your feedback

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Sorry no.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 24, 2010 5:43 AM PDT
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But that's not the goal it seems. I can only share I've seen such ideas over the years and if you want proof about how good it works, look at how many use such a thing and how many you find for sale.

But you want it so you should get one.

Just sharing. I have a pen tablet and write apps for touch screen computers, cell phones and more.
Bob

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