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PhatWare Releases FREE WritePad Lite Notetaker for iPads

Free edition of the popular note taker for iPads, featuring PhatWare’s state-of-the-art handwriting recognition technology and easy document sharing on all major clouds, is now available in the iTunes App Store.

Spokane, WA - February 12, 2015 - PhatWare's WritePad Lite is a free version of the popular note-taking and handwriting recognition software for iPads. WritePad Lite includes most of the features found in the paid version of WritePad (the handwriting custom keyboard that can be used in other apps is not included in this offer).

WritePad, an advanced note-taker for iPads, utilizes PhatWare’s state-of-the-art handwriting recognition technology to convert practically any handwriting into computer text. Notes created with WritePad can be sent via email or SMS, tweeted, saved, posted on a Facebook wall, printed, exported as PDF, translated to other languages, synchronized with major computing cloud services, and exchanged directly between two or more iOS devices. WritePad also features integration with the iPad’s Events, Contacts, Maps, and other apps.

WritePad is designed to deliver considerably faster note-taking by offering multiple suggestions for words or phrases as notes are input in the user’s own handwriting. As a user writes, alternative recognition results and word completions are presented in a scrollable suggestion bar next to the text, allowing a user to select an alternative result if the initial translation of the handwriting was incorrect.

WritePad features auto-complete for single words to further speed-up and simplify the process of taking notes on iPads in the user’s own handwriting. This feature will enable users to move more quickly from one word to the next. Additionally, the Shorthand feature allows users to insert the current date, time, and user-defined text fragments or perform editing commands by writing a short word and circling it.

Sharing of your documents created with WritePad is also easy with synchronization support for all major clouds, including iCloud, Microsoft SkyDrive, Google Drive, Dropbox, Box, and Evernote.

WritePad Lite Availability

WritePad Lite is available now in the iTunes App Store and can be downloaded free of charge at For more information about the WritePad product line, 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, notetaking, database, and network management software development. To learn more about PhatWare, visit

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