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With digital ink

Digital ink is the most natural and fastest way to express ideas and be creative in today’s world. Our digital ink SDKs are tools to turn your ideas and concepts into reality. Join the Wacom Developer Program – and gain access to markets, industry networks and millions of devices using Wacom technologies.

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Why digital ink?

The world needs creativity and collaboration more than ever.
Digital ink takes us back to handwriting – making ideas fast, direct and shareable.

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WILL™ SDKs

The Wacom Ink Layer Language (WILL™) simplifies the development of pen-enabled applications and makes it easy to enhance new or existing applications with digital ink features – whether you’re creating apps for iOS, Android or Windows.

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feelTM Pen

Wacom feel™ Pen technology is the world's premier integrated digital pen OEM solution offered to manufacturers for PC, tablet and smart phone products – with more than 100 million users worldwide (cumulative).

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Bluetooth Stylus and Low-Level Driver APIs

Wacom solutions provide pen and touch implementations for all major platforms. Our iOS SDK allows for input with Bluetooth®-enabled digital pens like Bamboo Fineline and Intuos Creative Stylus similar to that of a Wacom stylus on a touch-based tablet device.

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Use Cases for WILL

Digital Education

Digital inking will transform the ways of teaching and learning for students and teachers. WILL™  enables developers to integrate digital inking in educational apps and environments for intuitive and instinctive creativity, better learning, critical thinking and problem solving skills.

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Identity Verification

With WILL devices featuring the ability to extract forensic data form your handwriting it’s easy to implement electronic handwritten signatures in all areas of business. Have handwritten signatures captured, added securely to digital documents, stored and made instantly available worldwide – to reduce costs, speed up processes and improve security.

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Multimodal Input

Combining technologies to synchronize, accumulate, analyze and present different sets of data, delivers new product and brand experiences and opens new business opportunities.

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Features & Benefits

Natural Ink: As easy and fast as with pen on paper

WILL™ enhances applications with a great natural inking experience like with pen on paper. It provides high performance capturing, conversion to digital ink data and various exchanging and collaboration options.

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Smart Ink: Embed custom metadata to your ink data

WILL™ allows you to personalize ink data with a wide range of information. Dynamic signature data, document hash, contextual information and more supplementary data add up to a comprehensive and accurate record.

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Active Ink: Collaborate independently

WILL™ enables real time collaboration with ink: Writing and drawing on the same canvas without being in the same location or using the same device.

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Cross Device Compatibility

WILL™ has been designed to create a global standard for a seamless, high-quality inking experience with natural, easy-to-use pen based user interfaces and for maximum compatibility across all platforms and devices.

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WILL SDK Editions

Community Edition

Basic Support

Experience WILL™ technology for non-commercial projects

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Ink Edition

Premium Support

All the tools you need to build apps with digital ink and Wacom devices

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Signature Edition

Premium Support

All the tools you need to create inking apps for signature use cases

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Enterprise Edition

Premium Support

Digital ink solution for large scale applications. Includes personal account management

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Developer Marketing Program

Wacom offers access to industry networks, primary markets, and millions of PC, tablet and smartphones working with Wacom technology.

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About Wacom

Wacom is the world’s leading manufacturer of intuitive pen tablets, interactive pen displays and digital interface solutions that empower you to focus on what really matters: your creations. From our unique EMR (Electro-Magnetic Resonance) technology to best-in-class Active and Passive Electrostatic solutions to the Wacom Ink Layer Language (WILL™) – we provide you with solutions that will help you to achieve the unique Wacom feel: Natural and precise writing and drawing for freedom of expression, inspired creativity, and drastic improvements in productivity, control and comfort.

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