Improving Workplace Productivity with Beesy for iPad

Earlier today Livescribe launched a new partnership with popular iPad productivity app Beesy (developed by BeesApps). This new partnership now allows Livescribe 3 users to integrate handwritten paper notes directly into the Beesy iPad productivity app. Any notes, action items, drawings, or meeting minutes can now be easily integrated into their daily workflow. Handwriting is converted into digital text that is automatically organized into meeting minutes, tasks or action items to share with colleagues. This YouTube clip shows the Livescribe 3 smartpen and Beesy app working together: Key Points About Using Beesy Please note the following for existing and new

Livescribe Announces the Android App for Livescribe 3 smartpens

Great news from Livescribe and for those of us using Android mobile phones and tablets. Earlier this week Livescribe announced that an Android app for the Livescribe 3 smartpens will be released during US spring (think mid-April here in Australia and New Zealand – possibly just after school holidays). I’ve spent this week at CES with Livescribe playing with the new app, and talking about the future smartpen product range – 2015 is going to be an exciting year for the company. More about the Android app The Android version of Livescribe+ will provide full support for the Livescribe 3 smartpen, and

New Ways to Collaborate with Evernote Work Chat and Livescribe WiFi smartpens

Earlier today Evernote introduced a new way to collaborate on content stored within its cloud platform. It’s called Work Chat… Work Chat lets you discuss your work with the individuals that will help you get it done, right in Evernote. Share notes and notebooks, exchange ideas, and get feedback from colleagues in an instant. You can share and collaborate with as many, or as few, people as you like. The notes and notebooks that you reference will show up in the chats so that they’re easy to open and find. What’s really exciting about this is you now have the

Livescribe 3 Now Supports Mobile App Noteshelf

Earlier this week Livescribe announced a mobile app partnership with Fluid Touch – developers of the popular app Noteshelf. Noteshelf now allows people to write naturally with their Livescribe 3 smartpen and see their notes instantly appear in the popular note-taking app. Once in Noteshelf people can make their notes even more useful with a wide variety of tools in the app. “We’re bringing our smartpen technology to more apps and services where intuitive handwriting can help people capture their thoughts and ideas,” said Gilles Bouchard, CEO of Livescribe. “Combining the Livescribe 3 with the Noteshelf app provides people with

Important News from Livescribe re iOS 8

Livescribe sent the following email to Livescribe 3 customers today regarding iOS8 and the Livescribe+ app: iOS 8 recently launched and we wanted to share some important information with you. A new version of the Livescribe+ app (1.3.2) is now available for download from in the App Store. The new version of the Livescribe+ app has several benefits: We’ve made improvements to the firmware updater in Livescribe+ app. This supports smartpens with smartpen firmware version 4.1 or later. *Note that you can also manually download an update to your smartpen’s firmware with Livescribe Helper for Mac or for Windows We’ve

Helping Improve Comprehension for Students with Dyslexia

Recently we exhibited at the SPELD New Zealand Memory Matters conference. Many of the delegates work directly with school and university students who have Dyslexia. This video from Livescribe discusses how a student can use Livescribe smartpens in class to help comprehension. If you’d like more information about how Livescribe smartpens can help students with Dyslexia, feel free to contact me via comments below or the Smartpen website. Tagged: echo smartpen, helping people with dyslexia, livescribe, livescribe australia, livescribe dyslexia, livescribe new zealand, Livescribe Smartpen, smartpen, smartpen australia

Memory Matters – A Customer Perspective on how Livescribe Helps

The theme for this years SPELD New Zealand conference is “Memory Matters”. Over the years of working with Livescribe we’ve heard from hundreds of customers about how important their smartpen is and how it aids memory. Livescribe’s Noteworthy blog published a US customer story this week that’s really relevant for SPELD delegates. As you can see in the YouTube video below, Katie Blanchard loves the fact her smartpen helps her recall her classwork. Tagged: echo smartpen, livescribe, livescribe 3, New Livescribe, smartpen, SPELD

Smartpen and Livescribe Exhibiting at SPELD NZ Conference

On the 27th and 28th of this month Smartpen and Livescribe will be exhibiting at the SPELD New Zealand Memory Matters conference in Auckland. Over the two days we’ll be showing the Livescribe product range, giving attendees the chance to use a smartpen and ask questions of our experts. If you’re heading to SPELD, make sure you drop by and say hello Tagged: echo smartpen, livescribe, livescribe 3 smartpen, memory matters, New Livescribe, smartpen, SPELD, SPELD New Zealand

For the Love of Writing

If you love writing like I do you appreciate a high quality ink cartridge and its impact on what you put down on paper. Like me, you probably also know the Cross brand of writing instruments – one of the worlds leading manufacturers of fine writing instruments. Cross Refills Available for Livescribe 3 smartpens With that in mind I’m pleased to announce today that we’ve added a new ink refill option for the Livescribe 3 smartpen range – Cross refills in black and blue (medium). You can find the options here: Black medium two-pack Blue medium two-pack One of our

New Features Launched for Livescribe 3 smartpen

The latest version of Livescribe+ introduces new ways to send and share Livescribe 3 notes on Evernote. The introduction of Send and Auto-Send gives you the ability to send any snippets, pages, pencasts and even entire notebooks from Livescribe+ directly to your Evernote account. Now you can continue working with your notes on your Windows or Mac PC, your Android device or any one of the many platforms supported by Evernote. Using Send, you can select whatever content you want and choose the Evernote notebook to send your notes to. Send is all about giving you more control over what