The guys at Axiotron have released Quickscript, a handwriting recognition application. The makers of the ModBook are offering Quickscript as a public beta that you can download from Axiotron.com/quickscript. Quickscript supports 26 languages including Japanese, Chinese and Arabic. download works with any ModBook or any other Mac that has a drawing tablet hooked up to it.
According to Axiotron, the application contextualizes your writing to improve accuracy. This means it’s not just looking to match letters, but entire words and phrases.
Here’s a video demo of Quickscript: