Monthly Archives: August 2014

Tom Hanks releases typewriting app on the App Store

Tom Hanks releases typewriting app on the App Store

Having amassed an array of awards, including a Golden Globe, an Academy Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award and a BAFTA, one of the world’s most revered actors has this month released not a film, but a blockbuster of another sort – an app, known as the Hanx Writer, which predictably,…
Diamine Green/Black Fountain Pen Ink Review

Diamine Green/Black Fountain Pen Ink Review

This is Diamine’s Green/Black. They also offer other various X/Black ink combos and I think this one is a great part of the entire collection. As a fan of Diamine, X/Black inks and Green inks there wasn’t much chance I wouldn’t like this. Diamine’s Green/Black is indeed an ink that…
Writing by hand is good for brains & great for kids

Writing by hand is good for brains & great for kids

As technology advances, and more keyboards are found on computers, laptops, phones and tablet computers, very little time and effort is said to be being put towards the art of writing. Although pen technology is also developing, alongside the great wealth of brands that produce pens, with Lamey, Sheaffer, Delta…

Iconic Montblanc fountain pen celebrates 90 years

There are few items in the world that can call themselves iconic. More to the point, there are even fewer things in the world that rise to such a great state and remain in production nearly a century later. Montblanc’s Meisterstück fountain pen however, has done just that. Having been…