Writing

10.06.14
Microsoft Research packs stylus with sensors for grip-based tools
10.06.14

Microsoft Research packs stylus with sensors for grip-based tools

Believe it or not, there has been limited research into the way we hold a pen for different writin...

By B. Steele,   10.06.14
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09.13.14
Thesaurus is a simple app for quick reference
09.13.14

Thesaurus is a simple app for quick reference

Reference apps don't get much simpler than Thesaurus. The app, which requires iOS 7 and is US$0.99...

By R. Lizik,   09.13.14
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08.28.14
Letterspace gets iOS writing and editing right
08.28.14

Letterspace gets iOS writing and editing right

It's easy to write on an iPad or iPhone, but editing and revising, not so much. At this moment I h...

By R. Murray,   08.28.14
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06.17.14
Night in the Woods' snappy dialogue inspired by Twitter
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06.17.14

Night in the Woods' snappy dialogue inspired by Twitter

The protagonist of side-scrolling adventure game Night in the Woods is a cat named Mae. Like the ot...

By M. Suszek,   06.17.14
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05.17.14
Game of Thrones' author explains why he writes with an ancient DOS computer
05.17.14

Game of Thrones' author explains why he writes with an ancient DOS computer

You may have heard that Game of Thrones (read: A Song of Ice and Fire) author George R.R. Martin w...

By J. Fingas,   05.17.14
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04.22.14
TUAW One to One: Author Michael David Anderson
04.22.14

TUAW One to One: Author Michael David Anderson

TUAW One to One is a monthly podcast where I take a variety of people, sit them in front of a mic an...

By V. Agreda Jr,   04.22.14
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04.03.14
Evernote's Penultimate for iPad now behaves more like a real notebook
04.03.14

Evernote's Penultimate for iPad now behaves more like a real notebook

Penultimate is supposed to mimic a notebook on your iPad, so it only makes sense that the app's in...

By J. Fingas,   04.03.14
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01.26.14
Dragon Age writer calls romance a 'natural outgrowth' for BioWare
01.26.14

Dragon Age writer calls romance a 'natural outgrowth' for BioWare

A BioWare fan recently asked David Gaider, lead writer for the Dragon Age series, if the company ha...

By S. Prell,   01.26.14
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01.23.14
Textkraft: Powerful text processor for the iPad
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01.23.14

Textkraft: Powerful text processor for the iPad

I've looked at quite a few text word/text processors for the iPad and most of them come up pretty sh...

By Mel Martin,   01.23.14
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