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And now Samsung skewers Apple's iPad Air pencil ad

Remember the iPad Air ad featuring the pencil? That's just the starting point for another new Samsung ad that laughs at Apple.

By February 19, 2014

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The littlest chestburster, carved from a pencil

Pencil artist Cerkahegyzo has taken on Alien, with a xenomorphic larva exploding from a pencil tip.

By March 17, 2013

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Just like a pencil and paper (pictures)

The handwriting recognition is excellent in MyScript Calculator, making it easy to write in expressions for immediate solutions to math problems.

5 Images By January 15, 2013

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Carbon nanotube pencil points to hazardous gases

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.

By October 10, 2012

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Sprout pencil comes with a future plant instead of an eraser

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).

By August 21, 2012

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Pencil launcher is geek weapon of vengeance

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.

By March 5, 2012

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Scribbling with Sharpie's Liquid Pencil

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.

By August 19, 2010

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Hands-on with Sharpie's Liquid Pencil

CNET's Ina Fried has been playing around with the novel writing instrument and offers a look at its finer points.

By August 19, 2010

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A look at Sharpie's liquid pencil (photos)

Sharpie's new writing implement bridges the once sacrosanct divide between pen and pencil.

6 Images By August 19, 2010

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For perfectionists, the Sharpie liquid pencil

The classic permanent-ink marker gets a new twist as a utensil that writes like a pen but erases like a pencil.

By August 11, 2010