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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

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

Livescribe Exhibiting at CeBIT Australia 2014

Starting today at Sydney Olympic Park Livescribe is exhibiting at this years CeBIT exhibition. Where to Find Livescribe You’ll find Livescribe at stand J56 in the main dome hall – Look for the mobility section. What’s On Offer We’ve got a number of exclusive specials available during the event and then up till May 31 2014 including the 8GB WiFi at half price and the Livescribe 3 smartpen with a free pack of paper. Scan your delegate/visitor badge to go into the draw to win a 12-month membership at any Australian Fitness First gym – valued at $1,200… Tagged: #CeBITAus,

Livescribe 3 smartpen Range Launched into New Zealand

For our New Zealand customers, the following press release was distributed yesterday in relation to the general release of the Livescribe 3 smartpen. Auckland – May 1st, 2014 – Livescribe Inc. today announced the New Zealand release of the Livescribe 3 smartpen, the fastest way to make handwritten notes useful on a tablet or smartphone. This latest addition to Livescribe’s line of award-winning smartpens is designed as a premium writing instrument, with the look and feel of a quality ballpoint pen combined with the intelligence of a mobile device. Customers simply twist a ring on the elegant black and chrome

Microsoft OneNote Integration Now Available via Livescribe 3

Now this is interesting… Livescribe today launched an update to their Livescribe+ app which now includes the option to send your notes directly from your paper, into the Livescribe app, and onto OneNote. “We know that OneNote customers love how the software captures all the information they need, from typed notes to photos to spreadsheets.” said Gilles Bouchard, CEO of Livescribe. “Research shows handwriting is one of the fastest, most natural and least distracting ways to take notes, and now people can send the information from their Livescribe 3 pen directly to OneNote.” I’ve already tested this new option and

What Livescribe Paper Fits The Livescribe 3 Pro Pack Portfolio

The introduction of the new Livescribe 3 smartpen range last year also saw the introduction of a couple of new accessory and paper items – notably the leather portfolio that is included in the Pro Pack (shown below). Given this is a new accessory product, it’s important customers understand what paper products fit this Portfolio. What Livescribe Dot Paper Products Fit this Portfolio? This new portfolio is a unique size – it is not suitable for the following spiral or journal products: A5 spiral notebooks Leather Journals (of any series) A4 spiral notebooks. There will be two new paper products

Livescribe Introduces Audio Transcription Services via TranscribeMe

One of the most common questions I get from prospective users (and existing users) is whether the audio files can be converted from voice to text – this is kind of the holy grail for a lot of Livescribe users – particularly in business. The holy grail just got a lot closer to reality as Livescribe has announced a partnership with world leading transcription services company TranscribeMe! Using the TranscribeMe service you can now use to turn the audio from your pencasts into digital documents.TranscribeMe use a hybrid of speech recognition software and actual, human transcribers to guarantee a 98

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

March Special Offer for Livescribe New Zealand Customers

For March, we’ve launched a special offer for our New Zealand customers. Until 31 March 2013 we’re offering the 2GB Echo smartpen with MyScript for Livescribe included free of charge. This adds NZD 35 of value to the basic 2GB Echo package. Why Add MyScript for Free? MyScript for Livescribe allows you to convert hand written notes into editable text and has been extremely popular with business users, training organisations (like ITO’s), and academics. It means a user can create one or many pages of notes and then use MyScript to convert these notes into text. The user then simply