How to Make an iPad Stylus From a Candy Bar Wrapper

Want a cheap stylus for your iPad? It only takes a pen and one of those metallic candy, cereal, or protein bar wrappers. The Mosspuppet goes all DIY to explain how to do it in this step-by-step video guide. [Twitter] » 9/23/10 9:20pm 9/23/10 9:20pm

LG BL40, Ultra-Wide Touchscreen Phone, Launching Ultra-Soon in Europe…

Since seeing the promo videos for the LG BL40 candybar, I've had a hankering to play around with it. The software is impressive, the 21:9 touchscreen display lickable, and it'll be out over the next few months. » 9/04/09 6:45pm 9/04/09 6:45pm

The LG BL40 "Long Chocolate" Looks Kind Of Ridiculous In Real Life

All I can think about when watching this hands-on video with LG's super-long BL40 Chocolate touchscreen phone is that we've been using the phrase "candybar phone" way too loosely for the last few years. » 8/18/09 12:20pm 8/18/09 12:20pm

Motorola Debuts the W161 and W181, a Pair of Dull-Ass Candy Bar Cells

Well, it's Monday morning at WMC 2008 in Barcelona and Motorola has come out of the gate with a... saunter. The W161 and W181, which should be available sometime in the next month or so, look like they are aimed at the cellphone markets in Africa and India. I mean, 465 hours' standby? Full specs for both are below the… » 2/11/08 3:52am 2/11/08 3:52am

Mustek DV300T Video Camera Tastes Like Candybars

It may not be the best compact digital video camera out there, but if looking like a cellphone were a category that anyone cared about, the DV300T would be on top of the market. The 2-inch LCD screen, the 3.1 megapixel resolution, and the lack of an optical zoom are certainly drawbacks—but you do get 64MB of memory… » 1/31/08 6:40pm 1/31/08 6:40pm

AT&T Gets the Pantech C150 Low-End Cameraphone

If you thought that AT&T was becoming a high-end boutique cellphone shop with handsets like the iPhone and the HTC 8925, Pantech's latest addition to their roster will straighten you out. The C150 is a pretty nice looking low-end cameraphone with a VGA camera, Bluetooth, Yahoo Mail, AOL, Windows Live Mail support, MP3… » 7/25/07 2:00pm 7/25/07 2:00pm

LG Shine Goes Candybar, Probably Still Meh

If our hands-on with the LG Shine slider was any indication, this Shine Bar may be a phone only fashionistas will pine for. The KE770 is only 9.9mm thick (compared with the 14mm of the regular shine) and has a 320x240 display, a 2-megapixel camera with auto-focus, Bluetooth, 50MB internal storage, microSD slot, and… » 4/16/07 1:00pm 4/16/07 1:00pm

T-Mobile Ships Samsung t509 Handset, Called Thinnest in US

T-Mobile is now shipping what Samsung calls the thinnest candy bar cellphone available in the US, the t509, which is just 9.8 mm thick. It has a 1.9-inch 176x220 display, EDGE and Bluetooth connectivity, and can record/capture video. » 5/04/06 10:10am 5/04/06 10:10am

Sony Ericsson Goes Low-End With K310, K510


As part of Sony Ericsson's low-end initiative, three of the cellphones in the group are the K310 (left) and K510 (middle) candybars and the Z530 clamshell. All three are tri-band phones but don't have EDGE support. The K310 has a sub-megapixel camera, 15MB of memory without a flash card slot and a 128x160 65,536… » 2/28/06 9:50am 2/28/06 9:50am