iOS Apps

— Don’t risk losing your bio notes or grandma’s recipes. Our iOS apps convert handwritten notes to text for an organized future.


Penquills: Handwriting Recognition

Penquills makes digital note-taking as easy as writing on paper. Take your notes by hand - they're effortlessly converted into digital text with our handwriting recognition software for natural, intelligent note-taking.

Penquills has a spell-checker with its own custom dictionary, a context analyzer, auto-corrector, and a Shorthand feature that fills-in words and phrases you frequently use. Improve productivity by utilizing inline gestures, spell checker, context analyzer, and shorthand features for notes uniquely yours.

Penquills works on iPhones and iPads with iOS 11 or later. Once the app has been downloaded, users can enable Penquills handwriting keyboard and translate their own handwriting into text in any iOS app.

WritePad: Handwriting Recognition

Our original handwriting recognition app for iOS, since 2008. WritePad is a custom text editor for iPhone that utilizes handwriting recognition input for the English language as well as iPhone keyboard for text entry, spell checker, context analyzer and standard editing operations such as copy, cut, paste, etc. WritePad for iPhone supports handwriting recognition in 12 languages.

You can create and edit text documents using the advanced handwriting recognition engine or iPad keyboard for text entry in landscape or portrait mode. 

WritePad lets you save and transfer notes over Wi-Fi from your iPad to another iPhone or iPad, or synchronize your notes with Box, Dropbox, iCloud, Evernote, SkyDrive, Google Drive, and iTunes. Once the app has been downloaded, users can enable Penquills handwriting keyboard and translate their own handwriting into text in any iOS app.


Tempest: Visual Brainstorming


Part brainstorming tool, part creative catalyst, this visual app for iOS enables users to create slideshow presentations, annotate existing notes, and draw doodles or diagrams for truly customizable notebooks.

Tempest allows users to draw pictures and type or scribble notes with powerful handwriting recognition in 12 languages.

Named after the storm, Tempest takes the maelstrom in your mind and helps you organize your thoughts to create something new.

Handwritten Notes for an Organized Future

Don’t risk losing your bio notes or your grandmother’s recipes.

Our handwriting recognition-powered apps are available for purchase in the iOS App Store. You can contact us for discounts on education-related expenses, like using Penquills to power your classroom.

To learn more about our award-winning software, please visit our Handwriting Recognition page.