Tagged: pencil

Paper by FiftyThree New App Icon

At a Glance: Paper by FiftyThree’s New App Icon

Paper by FiftyThree was one of my favorite iPad apps back in the day. It offered a lovely way to sketch, scribble or note down your ideas or thoughts, just like you would pen something down on a piece of paper or a diary. It was wonderfully executed and using it was a lot of fun. Today, the app has received a major update that brings along, amongst other things, a brand new App Icon. The new icon is way...

Archisketch for iPad

Archisketch — Scale Aware Sketching & Drawing on the iPad [Sponsor]

Archisketch, which was initially called Archipad, has come a long way since Version 1.1 which was positively reviewed here on Beautiful Pixels. This week, the developers of Archisketch dropped version 2.7.1 which is available for download from the App Store. True to its initial objectives, Archisketch continues to combine freehand sketching and solid line drawing tools to facilitate early stage design and development process, a counterpoint to complicated CAD and BIM softwares used in the design industries. This has made...

FiftyThree’s Paper Comes to the iPhone

FiftyThree’s Paper — one of our most favorite and highly recommended iPad apps has made it way to the iPhone today. Ever since its debut in 2012, Paper has grown at a remarkable pace, adding lots of features over the last 3+ years. With today’s release, Paper goes from a mere sketching app for iPad to a Universal iOS app that allows anyone to quickly capture their ideas in the form of sketches, photos, notes, annotations, etc. FiftyThree has released...

FiftyThree’s Paper Introduces Mix — An Open Platform for Creativity

iOS 8 is scheduled to be released to the public tomorrow, September 17th, 2014. With this release, Apple has made a gigantic leap by offering some incredible new APIs that let 3rd-party developers add remarkable functionality to their apps. Apple us a demo of what was possible at their WWDC ’14 keynote and as we get closer to the release tomorrow, we’re seeing some fascinating updates to these 3rd-party apps hit the App Store. We’ve been playing with some of...

FiftyThree SDK

FiftyThree, the company behind ‘Paper‘ — the ridiculously good sketching app for iPad & ‘Pencil‘ — the beautifully crafted hardware stylus that connects over bluetooth and enables additional creative features in the app have today announced the release of the FiftyThree SDK. With this SDK, third-party app developers can now bring all the features that Pencil makes possible in the Paper app to their own apps. I got my hands on a graphite Pencil a few days ago and apart...