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Three great painting apps

When he introduced the iPhone and iPad, Steve Jobs asserted that the touchscreen devices didn’t need a stylus because humans come with 10 great touchscreen controllers sticking out of our palms: fingers.

He was proved right, and most new smartphones and tablets don’t require a stylus to work their touchscreen.

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