Deron Williams, NBA point guard and savior of ironic sport liking, just inked a new contract to stay with the Brooklyn Nets. Well, inked is the wrong word as Williams actually signed his 5 year $98 million contract on an iPad. With his finger.

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This is what Williams, who's in Vegas for Team USA Basketball training, had to say about signing his deal on Twitter (the guy is just all technology friendly!):

I wonder if Williams specifically wanted to sign his deal on an iPad over a stack of papers or if that's just how $100 million contracts are signed these days. I wonder if he gets to keep the iPad. I wonder if he thinks the rumored iPad mini or a Nexus 7 or a Kindle Fire would be just as good for contract signing. Also, taking a look at his signature on the iPad, I'd have to say he did a pretty good job with just his finger. Who needs a stylus, right? [@DeronWilliams]

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Update: For those curious, Deron Williams apparently used the free app Sign Now to sign his iPad contract with a lot of zeros. [@darrenrovell]