Livecribe SmartPen

New Livescribe Products – 4GB – Pro Pack – Cradle

If you’re an existing Livescribe Pulse Smartpen user, you would have received an email from Livescribe today about the new products coming through the system. Great news from the team and a reflection of how they listen and react to market feedback! Not surprisingly we’ve already fielded dozens of calls, emails, and Tweets about when the 4GB will be available here – stay tuned as I don’t have details yet. Here are the key points about the news this week: Livescribe 4GB – up to 400 hours of audio capture – but more importantly additional capacity to load applications onto

Livescribe 4GB Pulse Smartpen Announced

New Livescribe Pulse Smartpen Model Announced Great news through today from the Livescribe team with the announcement of a new model – the Livescribe 4GB Pulse Smartpen. This latest model will record up to 400 hours of audio. We don’t have any details as to availability here in Australia or pricing. Once we do we’ll let everyone know. In addition to this, Smartpen will be introducing a number of new product bundles aimed at business and academic/student users. These new bundles will include the current Livescribe Pulse Smartpen plus the most popular accessories based on the sales data that we’ve

Livescribe – Feedback from the field – or rather the kitchen

Livescribe – Feedback from the field – or rather the kitchen Our customers share some great stories with us about how they use their Livescribe Pulse Smartpens. This is another great example of how the pen can be used. Suzi Wong is an Adelaide based user who writes about her cooking and eating adventures. Suzi is also a full time student doing an honours research project on classroom management practices of beginning teachers. Recently Suzi wrote about how her mothers’ decision to pass on her cookbooks to her got her thinking about how she could do the same for her

Livescribe Pencast Example

We’ve written before about the new Pencast feature available in the Livescribe Desktop. It’s a very cool feature as it allows you to create YouTube-like snippets of content and then share this out with your audience. So if you’ve been wondering about Pencasts – could you use them in a learning environment? Watch this Livescribe Pencast as it’s a great example of how to use this feature. more about “Livescribe Pencast Example“, posted with vodpod Sigh…all we need now is integration to Microsoft OneNote and Apple Evernote… Tagged: live scribe, livescribe, Livescribe 2GB, Livescribe Pencast, Livescribe Pulse Smartpen, Pulse Smartpen,

Livescribe Desktop Upgrade for PC and MAC

News through this morning that Livescribe has released upgrades to both versions of Livescribe Desktop. You can download the relevant update by docking your Pulse Smartpen – then accept the prompt to download the update. Livescribe Desktop for Windows version 1.7 Livescribe made improvements to Livescribe Desktop for Windows to correct known issues, and improve usability. Livescribe recommend this upgrade for all users. We’ve downloaded the new Livescribe Desktop for Windows – version 1.7 – note the attachment is 2.2MB Livescribe Desktop for Mac OS X version 1.2 Livescribe has made improvements to Livescribe Desktop for Mac OS X to

Livescribe 2GB + MyScript Offer Finishes – Should we bring it back?

Over the past few months we’ve been running a really great offer whereby the Livescribe Pulse 2GB Smartpen has been bundled with MyScript for Livescribe. Our regional distributor organised this for us and it’s been very successful (thanks John!). But all good things must come to an end – or do they? We’re currently investigating whether we extend the special offer or even create a special offer or special bundle. We need your feedback. If you purchased a Pulse Smartpen how important was it for MyScript to be included? Should we extend the offer? What are your thoughts? Tagged: 2GB,

Livescribe Desktop Upgrade for MAC Snow Leopard

Great news from Livescribe over the weekend for our MAC community. The Mac Livescribe Desktop v1.2 for Snow Leopard is now live! We’ve included the release notes here. Livescribe recommends this upgrade only for customers using Snow Leopard (Mac OS X 10.6). This update is not recommended for customers using Leopard (Mac OS X 10.5). New Features for MAC Snow Leopard Version Livescribe made improvements to Livescribe Desktop to add new features, correct known issues, and improve usability: Currently supports Mac OS X v10.6 Snow Leopard only Includes drag and drop installation We’ll post a link to the documentation as

Livescribe – Feedback from the field

We received some great feedback from a customer late last week and given we are exhibiting at the Assistive Technologies Forum this week I thought it was good feedback to share Our customer originally bought a Livescribe pen for himself as a business tool. As most of us do with new toys he was showing his family and was impressed with how quickly one of his sons took to the technology. Given his son has a learning disability he sent him off to school with his pen. The impact was immediate and enough for his teachers to show considerable interest

Top Tools for Learning – An International List

I stumbled across this from one of my Twitter contacts – a really interesting project being run out of the UK to collect and collate the most popular tools for learning. UK’s Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies are seeking submissions from the education and learning community around what tools we’ve found are our favourite and/or most useful. To my amazement as I scan the top 100 entries, Livescribe doesn’t get a mention, so clearly we need to mobilise the crowd and ensure Livescribe Pulse Smartpen makes the list – I believe it deserves to be on the list so