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Edit Word or HTML Documents Stored on Major Clouds With PhatWare's WritePad Pro 1.3 for iPads and iPhones

Popular handwriting recognition notes organizer for iPads features several improvements based on the user’s feedback, such as support for Adonit Jot Touch stylus, custom date, improved letter shape editor showing letter animations, and numerous performance improvements.

Spokane, WA - June 12, 2014 - PhatWare, a leading professional software application developer, has announced today the immediate release of WritePad Pad 1.3, the advanced word processing, note-taking, and handwriting recognition app for iPhone and iPad. WritePad Pro 1.3 now includes new Cloud File Manager, supporting Box, Dropbox, Evernote, Google Drive, and Microsoft OneDrive, which allows users to import for editing, any Microsoft Word, HTML, RTF, or Text document stored anywhere on a Cloud. The new version also features a vastly improved handwriting recognition engine and new pre-defined shorthand commands to further improve user’s productivity. To learn more about WritePad Pro, visit

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, Evernote, Google Drive, iCloud, and Microsoft OneDrive.

WritePad Pro was featured today on NewsWatch on the History Channel. The video is now available on YouTube at

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, for next 3 days, it is available at a discounted price of only $4.99. WritePad Pro 1.3 is a free update for existing WritePad Pro users. For more information about the app and to purchase or download the update, please visit the PhatWare 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, notetaking, database, and network management software development. To learn more about PhatWare, visit

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