For students and professionals who ritually take, review, and share handwritten notes, the Echo smartpen does what all great technology should do: it makes life easier.
After more than a year as an iOS-only product, Livescribe's note-capturing stylus finally makes its way to Android.
This Kickstarter phenom, which digitizes handwritten notes directly to your phone or tablet, looks and feels like a traditional pen -- but is it markedly better than the competition?
The Livescribe 3 "smartpen" dumps in-built audio recording and now only syncs with iOS 7 devices.
This pen is definitely mightier than the stylus, as it gives you real-world note-taking coupled with mobile device world syncing.
That's the lowest price you'll find anywhere and a Cheapskate exclusive!
Unlike other connected pens, this one doesn't require special paper. And you can save big if you back its Indiegogo campaign.
Latest version of OneNote for Android is optimized for tablets and adds support for handwritten notes and text formatting.
Along with your pens, notebooks, tablets and laptops, there are a few essential gadgets that will make life on campus a heck of a lot smoother.
Taking notes with a pen and paper may seem old-fashioned, but Sharon Vaknin shows you how to make them more modern -- and just maybe more useful, too.