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pencils

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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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Back-to-school tech discounts

School supplies no longer mean some pencils and erasers. Expensive gadgets like laptops and tablets have stepped in. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on great student discounts offered by major tech retailers as the first class bell gets ready to ring.

By August 22, 2014

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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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Wildling wannabes, make a crossbow from office supplies

Opportunity is a-knockin' for cube-dwelling "Game of Thrones" fans. Learn to shoot a mini-crossbow in a way that would make Ygritte proud.

By June 10, 2014

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Super Mario Bros. theme played on wine glasses

This ultimate tribute to Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, Toad, and Yoshi uses drinking glasses, pencils, and even a frying pan to play the iconic theme song.

By April 16, 2014

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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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Sony brings Xperia Z1, Z Ultra, Smartwatch 2 to the US

Unlocked versions of the Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z Ultra phones, along with the Smartwatch 2, are now selling through Sony's U.S. Web site.

By October 15, 2013

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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