Livescribe smartpens in the Classroom

Over the past 10 years I’ve spoken to hundreds of teachers and undertaken training sessions at over 150 schools across Australia and New Zealand. This blog post is the first in a series of posts that I’ll publish in the coming weeks so as to address some of the most common questions I get about Livescribe smartpens. Which smartpen is most popular? Definitely the Livescribe 2GB Echo smartpen. Its the most cost-effective model It’s the simplest to use – the student just needs pen and Livescribe pad on their desk How do students use their smartpen in class? For students

Livescribe 3 Black Edition smartpen Launched

Today for Australia and New Zealand we are launching the Livescribe 3 Black Edition smartpen. This new model has a different exterior featuring a very stylish matte black finish along with a new pocket clip which is made from glass-reinforced polymer. Overall the pen is slightly lighter than the existing Livescribe 3 models. Technically, this new model works the same as the existing LS3 models and will work with select iOS and Android devices. This model introduces a new Livescribe dot paper option – a top-bound notepad measuring 127x203mm. We’ll be introducing further notepads to the Livescribe dot paper range

Supported Android Devices – Updated List

The following table is an updated list of supported Android devices for Livescribe 3 smartpens: Manufacturer Model Minimum OS Version All Others Device with Bluetooth® Smart low energy 4.4.2 Alcatel Idol 3 5.0.0 Asus Zenfone 2 5.0.0 Dell Venue 8 5.0.0 Google Nexus 4 (LG) Nexus 5 (LG) Nexus 6 (Motorola) Nexus 7 (2013 – ASUS) Nexus 9 (HTC) 4.4.2 4.4.2 5.0.0 4.4.4 5.0.0 HTC One One M7 One M8 One M9 One Mini 2 4.4.2 4.4.2 4.4.2 5.0.0 4.4.2 Huawei Honor 6 Plus 4.4.2 LG G2 G3 G3 Vigor G Pad 8.3 LTE Optimus G Pro 4.4.2 4.4.2 4.4.2

Livescribe 3 Moleskine Edition Added to Product Range

The Livescribe 3 smartpen range has expanded with the edition of the Livescribe 3 Moleskine Edition. This collaboration pairs the legendary notebook maker’s classic brand and aesthetic with the most successful and popular smartpen to date. The Moleskine Edition combines the art of handwriting with the convenience of technology to seamlessly digitize notes, allowing both iOS and Android smartphone and tablet users to make their notes more actionable than ever. As users write and doodle on their classic ivory-colored Moleskine pages using the smartpen, their handwriting appears on their phone or tablet in the Livescribe+ mobile app where they can

Livescribe Echo 8GB smartpen Pro Edition Added to Product Range

Great news for our Echo smartpen community – Livescribe has launched an updated version of the very popular 8GB Echo smartpen. The Updated Echo 8GB Pro Edition There are a number of changes/updates for this package. In addition to the Echo 8GB smartpen, the pack also includes: Smartpen portfolio – holds either the A5 spiral notebooks or leather journals 3-D recording headset – great for use in larger lecture halls or large meeting rooms MyScript for Livescribe – converts your hand written notes into editable text via Echo Desktop New Warranty Standard The Echo Smartpen 8GB Pro Edition is provided

Android App for Livescribe 3 – What It All Means

The most common questions I’m getting from Livescribe customers is whether they need a new Livescribe 3 smartpen in order to use it with their Android device. The short answer is NO! There are some retail boxes circulating that indicate its iOS only – this is just packaging. One Livescribe 3 smartpen can sync with up to four iOS and Android devices, so people can access the same notes whenever they need them, on their iPad as well as their Android smartphone, or any other combination of iOS and Android mobile devices. Livescribe+ and the Livescribe 3 smartpen are compatible

Livescribe Showcasing New Android App at CeBIT Australia

Beginning today in Sydney Livescribe will be showcasing the new Android app at CeBIT 2015. Running over the next 3 days visitors to the exhibition will have the opportunity to try the preview version of Livescribe+ for Android. CeBIT Special Offers Visitors will also be able to take advantage of a number of exclusive offers including: Google Play Store gift cards with purchase of select Livescribe 3 smartpens Free upgrades including Pro edition portfolio and Evernote Premium subscription. Tagged: CeBIT, livescribe, Livescribe for Android, smartpen

Android App for Livescribe 3 – What devices Are Compatible?

As we noted earlier today, Livescribe announced the preview version of the Livescribe+ app which supports a specific range of Android devices. Is My Android Device Compatible with Livescribe 3? Given the proliferation of Android flavors and technical specifications that vary across carriers your device may or may not be compatible. This FAQ on the Smartpen website details the current list of compatible devices. I suggest you follow this two step process: Does Your Android Device Meet the Minimum Specs? Livescribe+ for Android requires a mobile device that meets the following minimum requirements. An Android device running Android OS v

Preview Edition of the Android App for Livescribe 3 Launched Today

Earlier today Livescribe announced the launch of Preview Edition of the Livescribe+ app on Google Play™. Finally, this brings the Livescribe 3 smartpen to Android users across the our region including Australia and New Zealand (a full global launch expected in the next few weeks). The Livescribe 3 smartpen has been an extremely popular smartpen and also introduced a new style of smartpen that has won multiple design awards since their launch in early 2014. Livescribe 3 continues Livescribe’s long held leadership position in defining the ongoing relevance and value of hand writing for users across the education and business

New Moleskine Carry Case Added to Store

I’m pleased to advise our customers that we’ve added a new leather case to our store from Moleskine – the Moleskine Large Shell. Moleskine are renowned for producing high quality paper and writing accessories and this case definitely fits that brand promise. Features: Will fit the Livescribe Replacement journals that come with the Livescribe 3 Pro Edition or the soon to be released (in ANZ) Moleskine Livescribe Journal Includes space for an iPad mini or similar tablet Elastic holder for your Livescribe smartpen Water resistant case and zipper These cases are available now for Australian and New Zealand customers. Tagged: