iPadOS 14.5 adds new languages Scribble, iOS 14.5 gets tweaked app purchase sheet

Apple’s latest beta releases continue to yield new information regarding upcoming features, with testers this week discovering the addition of four languages to Scribble on iPadOS 14.5 and a modified app purchase sheet in iOS 14.5.

ScribbleBranded as Apple Watch’s finger-based text recognition and input method, Scribble migrated to Apple Pencil-equipped iPads with iPadOS 14. The feature enables users to input typed characters in any text field simply by writing over it with Apple Pencil.The function was initially limited to English and Chinese, but iPadOS 14.5 beta expands support to include French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish. As noted by MacRumors, supported languages that are enabled under keyboard settings will also appear as an option under Apple Pencil’s Scribble configuration.

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