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CC424
Oct 10, 2010, 09:45 AM
Just like the tittle says.... Does anyone know?



Airforcekid
Oct 10, 2010, 10:05 AM
I use Evernote works great on iPhone and OS X never used it for the iPad but they have a specific app for it that looks good.

CC424
Oct 10, 2010, 10:11 AM
Are you able to a styllus with evernote? I want to actually write the notes like a pen.

Airforcekid
Oct 10, 2010, 10:23 AM
Are you able to a styllus with evernote? I want to actually write the notes like a pen.

No you can type them or handwrite them on paper then take a picture to search for words etc in your notes. Ive never seen an app where you can handwrite directly on the iPad but it would be nice.

Airforcekid
Oct 10, 2010, 10:24 AM
Also I see you have an iPhone 4 in your sig that camera works great with handwritten notes from experience.

Consultant
Oct 10, 2010, 11:10 AM
On how some people behave:
http://theoatmeal.com/blog/apps

There are some excellent apps for very low prices. iPhone stylus behaves the same as the hand. There is no app specific to stylus.

Apple iPad enterprise page has some suggestions
http://obamapacman.com/2010/09/apple-ipad-in-enterprise-4-case-studies/

seajay96
Oct 10, 2010, 02:54 PM
Noterize and a boxwave stylus works great.

I've also used Notes+ (honestly liked the version before the update better), Writepad (handwriting recognition converts to computer readable text), Penultimate (don't actually like this one, despite the hype) and a few other less than honorable mentions...


EDIT: oops, didn't notice "free" in the title, I'm not aware of any free ones.

veedow
Oct 10, 2010, 03:11 PM
http://www.geewhizstuff.com/

Great Universal App! Been using it for awhile on the iphone.

Free Version:
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/use-your-handwriting/id317514393?mt=8

Paid (0.99) Version:
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/use-your-handwriting-gold/id346201546?mt=8

CC424
Oct 10, 2010, 08:53 PM
On how some people behave:
http://theoatmeal.com/blog/apps

There are some excellent apps for very low prices. iPhone stylus behaves the same as the hand. There is no app specific to stylus.

Apple iPad enterprise page has some suggestions
http://obamapacman.com/2010/09/apple-ipad-in-enterprise-4-case-studies/

I don't have a problem paying for apps......

Stingray454
Oct 11, 2010, 05:33 AM
I use Underscore Notify to take notes on my iPad, and love it. Not free, but costs $1 I think, so no biggie.

saberahul
Oct 12, 2010, 01:20 AM
I personally like notes plus the best. Have tried several but this is great for notes and typing and audio recording.

Rlanger
Oct 15, 2010, 10:38 PM
I have Note Taker HD, Notes Plus, and Underscore Notify.

Underscore Notify is by far the most full featured app. It's truly mind boggling what this app can do compared to other note taking apps, and it's only $0.99!

Notes Plus is good, but I don't think Note Taker HD is that good in comparison.

zhenya
Oct 17, 2010, 06:45 AM
I'm learning that note taking apps right now can either be good at handwriting (Notetaker HD and Penultimate) or good at integrating lots of features (Underscore Notify - agreed - incredible potential in this app), but not both. If Notify can improve their handwriting and stability to be on par with these other apps, it will become the only note app I need.

veedow
Oct 18, 2010, 02:12 PM
Noteshelf... I know it's not free, but looks very good.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/noteshelf/id392188745?mt=8

zhenya
Oct 18, 2010, 02:26 PM
Noteshelf... I know it's not free, but looks very good.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/noteshelf/id392188745?mt=8

Tried this one too, and while the handwriting looks good, it is just way to slow for any real work. If you write fast it is a letter or two behind you, which makes writing neatly or comfortably almost impossible. I also found their palm detection to be lacking.

Diane B
Oct 20, 2010, 12:01 AM
I like Niteshelf a lot. The wrist guard works well, writing with stylus is smooth and pen like, email, etc.

I also use Smartnote which does a lot of things but writing is quite nice.

Noteshelf... I know it's not free, but looks very good.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/noteshelf/id392188745?mt=8