pen-based

pen-based

(pĕn′bāst′)
adj. Computers
Using a stylus to input or retrieve data.

pen′-based`


adj.
(of a computer) having an electronic stylus rather than a keyboard as the primary input device.
[1990–95]
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The impact of tablet PCs and pen-based technology on education; going mainstream, 2010.
Aculon's unique pen-based hydrophobic applicator offers consumers an efficient and convenient method for applying hydrophobic coatings to polymer, glass, and metal surfaces.
Vision Objects, a provider of handwriting recognition technology for pen-based user interfaces, has announced its MyScript technology will be optimised for the Intel-powered convertible classmate PC design.
The Satellite R25-S3513 ($1,499) allows users to work with a traditional keyboard or rotate and fold the screen down for use as a Tablet PC with digital pen-based input and control.
April 6-7, 2006 Workshop: The Impact of Pen-Based Technology on Education (www.
Tokyo, Japan, Jan 24, 2006 - (JCN) - Oki Data and Anoto Group AB of Sweden announced on January 24 that the companies have formed a strategic partnership in the digital pen-based hand-input solution business.
By joining the programme, Wacom's Penabled pen-based interface technology will be certified to be Palm OS compatible.
Many vertical markets were accustomed to pen-based computing, and saw the Tablet PC as giving them the flexibility of pen-based computing plus access to all software that runs on Microsoft's XP operating system," said Brian O'Rourke, a senior analyst with In-Stat/MDR.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-12 November 2003-Nokia launches new pen-based mobile for Chinese language market(C)1994-2003 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
This product offers pen-based bedside charting; organization, control and translation of nursing and therapy minutes; discipline-specific flow sheets with care type and actual minutes; cost benchmarking, data reconciliation and employee productivity; electronic tracking, allocation and reporting of bedside costs and services; and automatic distribution of events and minutes.
Until recently, however, relatively few vendors or users have expressed much interest in pen-based CAD.