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

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

How Much Storage Do I Get on Evernote

A common question that prospective customers ask is around how much storage they get with Evernote when they use the WiFi smartpen so its worth addressing this question in detail. Evernote has two basic versions: Evernote Basic – where you can upload up to 60MB of uploads per month – uploads are measured based on the type of content you upload. Evernote Premium – this paid account (around AUD 50) provides up to 1GB of uploads per month Now, when you use your Livescribe WiFi smartpen, you enable what we refer to as the “Livescribe Edition of Evernote” This special

Livescribe Exhibiting at CeBIT Australia 2013

I’m pleased to advise that Livescribe will be exhibiting at the regions largest technology conference and exhibition – CeBIT later this month (28-30 May). You can find Livescribe at stand T-30 in Hall 4 in the Cloud computing section. Use this code to register for free for the exhibition – smarwwd12 Over the three days we’ll be showcasing the WiFi solution, providing best practice tips and tricks, and sharing how customers use the solution in business and education. Joining Livescribe will be a representative from Evernote – so you’ll have a chance to learn more about the Evernote suite as

Evernote Business Launch Recap

I had the opportunity to attend the Evernote Business launch in Sydney, Australia this morning as the APAC team formally introduced the product to local users and press. The product is really interesting and I can see lots of opportunity for this to enhance how our business users create and share notes and audio from their Livescribe Smartpen. This was clearly evident as a number of questions from the audience revolved around how to streamline hand written notes into Evernote – and I was disappointed to hear one user saying they ban paper in meetings – preferring users to type

Evernote Promotion Extended Till End of April

Great news from Livescribe. The very popular Evernote Premium promotion has been extended till April 31 2012. We first announced this special Evernote offer back in August last year and we’ve had a great response from Australian Livescribe users. It’s really simple to take advantage of this offer: Buy a smartpen Register your smartpen – you’ll then receive a promo code Download and install Evernote, use the code and you’re away. As someone who’s taken advantage of this I’d encourage everyone to try Evernote – between my Smartpen and Evernote I have fundamentally changed how I take, store, and use

A Year of Evernote Premium – Simply buy a smartpen

I’m pleased to help launch into Australia and New Zealand a promotion on behalf of Livescribe and Evernote (one of the world’s favourite note taking and archiving services). From now through January 31, 2012, we’re giving everyone who purchases and registers a Livescribe smartpen, a free year of Evernote’s Premium service (valued at $45). With Livescribe smartpens, you can already store, organise and search their digital notebooks by keywords to find the exact information you’re looking for. With the recently introduced Connect service, it’s even easier to send interactive digital copies of notes and audio recordings to applications such as

Announcing Livescribe Connect and the new 2GB Echo Smartpen

Two big pieces of news announced today by the Livescribe team – Livescribe Connect for Pulse and Echo Smartpen’s, and an expansion of the Smartpen product family with the introduction of the affordable 2GB Echo Smartpen. Livescribe Connect is a software solution that works with Livescribe’s free desktop software. With Livescribe Connect, Livescribe Smartpen owners can quickly send Pencasts from paper to applications such as Google Docs, Evernote, Facebook, email, or to their mobile devices including iPhones and iPads. I’ve been playing with a pre-release version of Livescribe Connect for the past few days and it really is a breakthrough

Using Livescribe Connect – the New Connectors

A few minutes ago we blogged about two important announcements from Livescribe – namely the launch of Livescribe Connect and the introduction of the 2GB Echo Smartpen starter pack Livescribe Connect is a really exciting development as it presents users with incredible flexibility to send and share content they’ve created to others. As Jim Marggraff commented in the official press release: “Livescribe is liberating notes and evolving human communication, collaboration, productivity, and learning” Jim Marggraff, CEO and Founder of Livescribe The seven connectors can be used in different ways and given we’ve had a few days to experiment with them;

New Livescribe Desktop Version Released – v2.3.1

An update was released for Livescribe Desktop (PC users only) in the past week – version 2.3.1. The release includes some exciting new features – not the least being integration to Evernote. The list of new features includes Additional sharing capabilities: Share .pencast files using your email client Share notes and audio recordings to an Evernote® account. Share entire custom notebooks to Livescribe™ Online, or as .pencast files. Audio playback controls in the Sharing interface. Ability to select and share multiple audio sessions as a .pencast file or when uploading to Livescribe Online. Ability to get information about a page.