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WritePad Pro, Advanced Word Processor App, Updated

New update for WritePad Pro, the advanced word processing, note-taking, handwriting recognition, and collaboration app for iPhones and iPads. Now with improved File Manager, custom date formats, and faster performance and offered at a 50% discount through the end of this week.

Spokane, WA - May 7, 2014 - PhatWare Corp., a leading professional software application developer, has announced today the immediate release of WritePad Pad 1.2, the advanced word processing app for iPhone and iPad. WritePad Pro 1.2 features numerous improvements, all of which are based on feedback we received from WritePad’s users. These features include improved handwriting recognition, letter shape selector showing animation for all supported letter shapes, custom date formats, improved folder handling in file manager, and faster application performance.

About WritePad Pro

WritePad Pro, which builds upon WritePad's powerful handwriting recognition technology, adds rich text editing which can be combined with images, custom drawings, and text. The app also integrates with various system resources such as email, contacts, maps, iCloud, social networks, and others. WritePad Pro creates HTML and PDF documents and can open text, Microsoft Word, RTF and HTML files for editing.

For those who must collaborate with people in other countries, WritePad Pro offers superior integration with an online language translator. Notes can be written in English, for example, which can be automatically converted to Spanish or fifteen other common languages.

To speed-up note-taking, WritePad Pro offers advanced shorthand features which enable users to format text using written commands. Users can scribble shorthand commands to change the font, paragraph and other formatting options, insert emotions and user-defined text blocks, invoke translator, maps and other system resources, and much more. Documents can further be synchronized with Box, Dropbox, Microsoft OneDrive, iCloud, Evernote, and Google Drive.

Top 5 WritePad Pro's features include:

  • Handwriting recognition, including self-learning adaptive handwriting recognition engine, statistical vocabulary analyzer, and multilingual support.
  • Customizable shorthand commands
  • Supported document formats include text, HTML, RTF, and Microsoft Word.
  • Text formatting includes all standard options, including font formats and paragraph formats
  • Sketch capability – allowing users to insert custom drawings or handwritten text into HTML documents
  • Integration with contacts, maps, events, email, iCloud, Box, Dropbox, Microsoft OneDrive, iCloud, Evernote, and Google Drive

WritePad Pro Availability and Pricing

WritePad Pro is a universal app for both iPhone and iPad and is available now in the iTunes App Store and is priced at $9.99. However, through May 12, 2014 it is available at a discounted price of only $4.99. For more information about WritePad Pro, please visit PhatWare's web site 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, database, and network management software development. To learn more about PhatWare, visit

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