UPDATE 11/18/08 — Livescribe has a similar product (pen) as below; however, unlike the Mobile Digital Scribe below, the Livescribe will work with Macs. Click this link: Livescribe Digital Pen
Mobile Digital Scribe is the first device ever to capture natural handwriting from any surface, and store it in the receiver for future use. Based on a revolutionary electronic pen that uses ordinary ink refill to write on any paper, the Mobile Digital Scribe stores handwritten notes, memos or drawings for easy upload to any computer at your convenience. No special digital notepad is required.
Additionally, if the Mobile Digital Scribe is connected to a computer, handwritten text and drawings are displayed directly on the computer screen.
The first device ever to capture natural handwriting from any surface, and store it in the receiver for future use.
No special notepad, digital pad, or ink is required
Included handwriting recognition software (OCR software) turns your handwriting into digital text
Full editing capabilities allow you to easily modify your notes
Export notes via JPEG format and share notes with other users via E-mail or Instant Messaging
Write on any paper up to Letter or A4 size
12 Language OCR Support (English, Spanish, Traditional/Simplified Chinese, French, Dutch, Italian, German, Portuguese, Swedish, Korean, Japanese, and Russian)
Great for Legal and Medical professionals
Students don’t need to carry their laptops to class, write on paper and upload your notes when you are back in the comfort of your room.
Microsoft Windows® 2000, XP or Vista (boo, no macs?)
Minimum 128MB RAM
50MB available hard disk space
Minimum 32-bit color quality
Office XP, 2003 or 2007
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