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PhatWare Releases WritePad 3.2 English, French, German, and Spanish Editions

New multilingual versions of WritePad handwriting recognition software for iPhone features email configuration settings and an updated recognition engine

Mountain View, CA, April 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 3.2, unique software that allows users to enter text utilizing advanced multilingual handwriting recognition software for cursive (script), print, or mixed handwriting styles on iPhone and iPod Touch devices.

New features in WritePad 3.2

  • Improved spell checker and recognition quality. Addition of new words and simply using the application will further improve the recognition quality.
  • Support for inline gestures while writing: Return - to recognize written text immediately; Backspace - to delete the last stroke; Cut - to cancel the current recognition session.
  • New Email settings allow users to edit the email footnote and to provide default email addresses.
  • WritePad update is available in four 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 or a stylus 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.

WritePad is currently available in four localized versions: English, French, German, and Spanish. For more information about WritePad, please visit the PhatWare web site at http://www.phatware.com/writepad.

Availability and Pricing

WritePad 3.2 is available now and sold exclusively in the iTunes App Store and is priced at $1.99. To purchase a copy of WritePad 3.2, visit the iTunes App Store at itms://itunes.apple.com/us/app/writepad/id293033512?mt=8. WritePad 3.2 French, German, and Spanish Editions are also available at the iTunes store.

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 www.phatware.com.