handwriting

  • Search In Cursive: Google Now Lets You Hand-Write Search Queries On Phones And Tablets

    Search In Cursive: Google Now Lets You Hand-Write Search Queries On Phones And Tablets

    Google just added a new feature to its mobile search page that lets you hand-write search queries in cursive and block letters. Once you have enabled this new feature, you can simply start writing on your screen and Google will translate your scribbles into a legible search query. The new feature will work on iOS5+ devices, as well as Android 2.3+ phones and Android 4.0 tablets. You can write… Read More

  • Evernote Buys Penultimate. Next Stop: Enhanced Digital Handwriting

    Evernote Buys Penultimate. Next Stop: Enhanced Digital Handwriting

    Hot on the heels of its $70 million round, Evernote is making quick use of the new funds: today it announced that it has bought Penultimate, a digital handwriting app designed for the iPad. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but we understand that it is a cash-and-stock deal “to acquire the whole company and get Ben [Zotto, the founder] on board.” While many… Read More