PhatWare Corp. ( has announced WritePad SDK 2.0, a new generation of the handwriting recognition Software Development Kit for iPad and iPhone developers.

WritePad SDK for iOS enables handwriting recognition based text input in third party applications on iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch devices. It’s currently available in four languages, including English, German, French, and Spanish with more languages to be announced soon.

WritePad SDK includes handwriting recognition engine static libraries and dictionaries for all supported languages, API header files, documentation, and useable sample code allowing integration with new or existing iOS applications. WritePad SDK evaluation is free, while commercial redistribution is royalty-based.