Patrick Limchoc

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Paper meet Pencil: FiftyThree launches smart stylus for its iPad app

What did some of the industrial design team behind Microsoft's Xbox console, Kinect controller, Zune media player and the never-launched Courier tablet do next?<p>They founded a startup called FiftyThree and released an iPad app called Paper, as adept for touchscreen note-taking as for sketching and …

Putting Pencil to Paper: FiftyThree debuts the best iPad stylus yet

In the two years since Paper for iPad launched, creator FiftyThree has witnessed dozens if not hundreds of styluses compete for the crown of “best stylus.” Today, the company has finally thrown its hat in the ring with Pencil, a Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) stylus for tablets. FiftyThree’s first …

'Hyper Light Drifter' is a dark and stunning take on classic 16-bit games

'Diablo' meets 'The Legend of Zelda'<p>Since he was a kid, Alex Preston has been imagining an experience that would blend the best moments from <i>Diablo</i> and <i>The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past</i> into one game. Players would take on the role of a mysterious drifter, venturing through a dark world …

Nokia issues Samsung a KitKat death threat on Twitter

Have a break, tear a Galaxy in half<p>Nokia just sold its devices and services unit to Microsoft this week, and it's clearly feeling fairly confident about its future prospects. In a Twitter post from its German account, Nokia is issuing a KitKat themed death threat to Samsung's Android handsets. An …

Microsoft's mind-blowing IllumiRoom Xbox projector costs too much to release

Microsoft unveiled its Xbox coffee table projector concept earlier this year, but it's unlikely to see a release any time soon. After previously describing IllumiRoom — an augmented reality projector that expands content onto living room walls — as "just research," Microsoft now says cost is an …

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 'to hit UK on 16 September'

The next version of Samsung's popular Galaxy Note 'phablet' will arrive in the UK on 16 September, according to reports.<p>Last week, Lee Young-hee, executive vice president of Samsung mobile, revealed in an interview with The Korea Times that the Galaxy Note 3 phone-cum-tablet would be announced, …

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will ship with Snapdragon 800 in South Korea

With two days to go before the official unveiling, or rather, unpacking, of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 at the company’s pre-IFA event, the leaks and rumors surrounding the device are coming in thick and fast. Previous leaks have given us some idea of what we can expect from the upcoming smartphone …

Nintendo 2DS hands-on: surprisingly not the worst thing ever

Nintendo's budget-friendly new handheld, the Nintendo 2DS, made its publicly playable debut on the first day of PAX Prime. We took Nintendo's portable curiosity for a spin and found that, despite its bulk, it's actually quite comfortable to use. However, some of the cost-cutting measures have their …

It's a Dumbphone, But It's the Nicest Dumbphone You Can Buy

Nokia's newest handset has a Gorilla Glass screen, an eye-popping 38-day battery life, and is constructed of sturdy aluminum. The catch? It runs a …

The Best Cucumber Salad

In Bridgehampton, NY there's a great little Sicilian restaurant, Osteria Salina, serving up delicious Italian food. While everything on the menu is great, the simple cucumber antipasto they bring out as soon as you sit down really stands out.<p>READ: What you need to know about olive oil<p>Highlighting …

Rumor: Apple Blacked Out Vacations for Its Employees from September 15 to September 28

A leaked document reveals that Apple has blacked out vacations for AppleCare employees from September 15 to September 28. Rumors suggest that the …

Fruit should be eaten, not drunk

Apples and blueberries stand out in a long-term study of diabetes risk<p>A study published by the BMJ this week affirms one piece of conventional wisdom — that eating fruit is highly beneficial to your health — while refuting another — that fruit juice is just as good as the unprocessed stuff. …