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Always On: How to make a stylus
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Always On: How to make a stylus

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The tried and true stylus is making a comeback with the cult hit Samsung Note. CNET's Sharon Vaknin shows how to make your own in 2 minutes flat.

This week -- -- type shop. Thousand square foot pain that he. Your -- workshop another -- for the right nobody can you get your project done. And today -- always I'm I'm. How to make a pilot less than a few minutes but you've material -- probably already have -- -- -- -- -- work. -- touch screen on your tablet or phone -- a couple positive screen. Meaning it only respond to conducting material so I can't just -- the back of a pan and expecting you that was my iPad. So here's what you'll -- -- -- Serials like aluminum plant old son's name or even oil paintings and heat and or other content is -- -- Its tennis. Is -- and -- water. Now here is if you if you take heart your -- -- already taken on the -- from the patent. And cut your you'd sit and -- It's like you sit in stop and and it ration -- -- your aluminum material. High tech app I found this aluminum -- tape. Which you might be able to find a store like Home Depot or other hardware store. So does it wrap aluminum cabling around -- the -- and picture advertising acute sense. That's personal. All right and finally check activate your -- you have to I'd a drop of water issues. Figure -- soaking wet though because you don't wanna get your free OS. So he needs you just got it off. And finally you're writing music -- So now my eyelids I can unlock my iPad -- an app like paper -- handwritten notes. Or eat and then dry with my favorite Apple dropped something. Now here's how it works. Just got video from my fingers traveled through heavy aluminum and on that cotton ball and then on to the -- If your -- ever stop working there only a few reasons. Planning your finger is touching the soil or the content -- -- -- start out -- just not a drop of water. If you have any questions about how to make -- direct hit me up -- preparing and it is an introduction. For DIY is in the house. All -- on at cnet.com. All right Molly -- 50000. Are you gonna drive. But can't look at every 1 that I am currently involved in a drop something game with because my -- Just got awesome thinking Sharon.
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