Remember the iPad Air ad featuring the pencil? That's just the starting point for another new Samsung ad that laughs at Apple.
The handwriting recognition is excellent in MyScript Calculator, making it easy to write in expressions for immediate solutions to math problems.
MIT boffins create a new type of pencil lead that can draw hazardous-gas-detecting sensors on paper. Just don't bring it to the SAT.
When is a pencil not just a pencil? When it's also a plant. Sprout pencils each contain a seed that will grow into a plant. Just add water (and soil).
Trust a guy who makes things like slingshots designed to kill zombies to come up with a way to weaponize pencils. Meet Jorg Sprave and his pump-action pencil launcher.
CNET's Ina Fried has been playing around with the novel writing instrument and offers a look at its finer points.
CNET's Ina Fried offers a hands-on look at an innovation that blurs the once immutable boundary between pen and pencil. The $2 scribe accessory uses liquid graphite to write like a pen, yet still erase as a pencil.
The classic permanent-ink marker gets a new twist as a utensil that writes like a pen but erases like a pencil.
Sharpie's new writing implement bridges the once sacrosanct divide between pen and pencil.
The editor of Geeky Gadgets wanted to watch a video on his iPhone last week while working on his PC, so he made a stand out of pencils and rubber bands.