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PhatWare Unveils WritePad French Edition 3.0

New version of WritePad text editor now features advanced handwriting recognition in the French language and interface to Bing Translator

Mountain View, CA, January 26, 2010 - PhatWare Corporation, a leading provider of software products and professional services for mobile and desktop computers, announces today the immediate availability of WritePad French Edition 3.0. WritePad French Edition is the first iPhone product to offer natural handwriting recognition input in the French language in addition to keyboard entry and integration with Bing Translation services.

"Following releases of WritePad German and Spanish Editions earlier this month, we are pleased to announce WritePad French Edition" said Serena Perley, Director of Marketing of PhatWare Corp. "Now WritePad offers comprehensive handwriting recognition solution in the four most spoken European languages English, French, German, and Spanish."

WritePad is a text editor that incorporates advanced handwriting recognition software for text entry. WritePad recognizes cursive, print, and mixed handwriting styles. To enter the text you can simply write with your finger on the iPhone screen in either landscape or portrait mode employing your own handwriting style. The built-in HTTP server allows users to exchange WritePad text documents between two or more iPhone devices and to download files onto the desktop PC using the Internet browser. Interface to the Bing Translator, lets users translate WritePad documents to 13 supported languages. For more information about WritePad, please visit the PhatWare web site at

Availability and Pricing

WritePad French Edition is available now and sold exclusively in the iTunes App Store and is priced at $1.99 (1,59). To purchase a copy of the WritePad French Edition, visit iTunes App Store at

About PhatWare

Founded in October 1997, PhatWare Corporation is a leading provider of easy to use powerful software products and professional services for the mobile and desktop computing marketplace. PhatWare specializes in handwriting recognition, digital ink, note taking, and database and network management software development. PhatWare Corporation is a founding member of Microsoft Mobility Partner Advisory Council (MPAC) - a unique partner program developed by Microsoft Corp. to serve as a focused feedback mechanism for Microsoft Windows Mobile platform development, and provide leading companies with the tools and resources they need to bring the most innovative and successful mobility solutions to market - a Microsoft Certified Partner, and Microsoft Windows Embedded partner. To learn more about PhatWare, visit