stylus alternative

Al Johnson openmoko at
Mon Sep 10 09:01:27 CEST 2007

On Monday 10 September 2007, Robin Paulson wrote:
> so, i've been following the discussion on finger-based vs.
> stylus-based apps. and i thought it might be a good idea to come up
> with some ideas for something between the two:
> a short (20-30mm long) piece of kit, attached to the finger end

> anyone else see my vision? or am i insane?

Not insane - someone used to make them, but I don't remember who. I never 
bothered with them as tapping with a fingernail with my palm towards me was 
usually as accurate as the stylus anyway. It would have made using the 
keyboard on the Psion a pain too...

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