Swype updated to be more powerful and personal than ever

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Nuance on Wednesday announced that a new version of its wildly popular Swype keyboard is available in the Google Play Store and Amazon Appstore. More powerful and personal than ever, features now include bilingual support, continuous dictation, and customized keyboards (size, layout, tablet, ...

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Dryft is Swype founder’s take on the tablet keyboard

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Swype officially released in Google Play Store

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Swype, one of our favorite Android keyboard clients, is now available in the Google Play Store. Previously only offered as a beta program or as part of a pre-installed experience, Swype is listed at $.99 for now. There is no indication as to when the price will rise nor what it will be so ...

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SwiftKey announces SwiftKey Flow, featuring Swype-esque input

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There’s a myriad of third-party keyboard options available for Android, but none have hit quite the commercial success of SwiftKey, with its great word prediction, or Swype, with its innovative word-tracing input. Both are excellent keyboards in their own right, however your preference in ...

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Swype beta intros trending words, dictionary sync, and more

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The latest version of Swype beta is out and it’s packed with three awesome features that users will be sure to love.  Now, instead of teaching each of your phones and tablets a list of special words or names, you can synchronize your account across multiple devices.  What’s more, ...

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Nuance debuts next-gen Swype keyboard for Android

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Packed with four new features, Swype gets smarter with each use.

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My week with Swype: the end of my search for the perfect keyboard

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I remember when Swype was the biggest thing to hit the market. Everyone was so used to simple single-letter typing that the concept blew us all away at first. Swype was a closed beta for awhile, and everyone scrambled to sign up for it. Even when it was released to the public, Swype was a... ...

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Swype to unveil ICS beta by end of January

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Swype announced on Twitter that they’ll be unveiling a beta release of their popular keyboard for Ice Cream Sandwich devices by the end of January. There’s no set date, but at least we have a time frame for the beta. As far as we know, there won’t be any additional features, ...

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Swype updated, now includes Dragon Dictation

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Swype Beta has been updated, and the new version brings Nuance’s popular Dragon Dictation to the already revolutionary keyboard. Dragon Dictation has been incorporated into other Android keyboards in the past, such as FlexT9. Swype’s intuitive context word choices are working to ...

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Swype Acquired by Nuance for Roughly $100 Million

Rumors surfaced late yesterday evening that Nuance had acquired Swype for an amount said to be in the ballpark of $100 million. First uncovered by Uncrunched and then later confirmed at This Is My Next, the deal is said to be all but formally announced. We’ve confirmed with Nuance that the ...

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Swype Beta 3.25 Gestures its way to a Release

Top keyboard replacement Swype released beta version 3.25 yesterday, making good on their promise to bring users the new feature packed version of Swype found on the Nexus S 4G. While the newly released beta includes all the same features, it does not include the sexy Sprint-exclusive skin that ...

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Sprint Partners with Swype to Offer Nexus S 4G First Crack at Latest Release

Sprint and Swype have teamed up to offer Nexus S 4G owners the first chance to download and install the newest release of the popular keyboard alternative. Rolling out to the general public in the next few weeks, the new special trial edition will work through December 31, 2011. Features in ...

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Swype 3.0 Beta Released, Honeycomb Support and More…

It’s only been 18 months and already Swype has swiped its way past 50 million installs, revering itself as one of the most premiere keyboard replacements around. Now, with version 3.0 released, they are looking to increase those numbers by adding support for tablets running Honeycomb. ...

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HTC Trace is a Swype-Inspired Keyboard for Sense 3.0

Like the HTC keyboard? Like Swype? Then HTC Trace is probably what you have been looking for. In Sense 3.0, there is a function in the keyboard settings that allows you to use Trace. Trace is HTC’s version of Swype’s keyboard. Not only does this overlay a swiping functionality over the ...

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Maintenance Update for Swype Beta Released

We've just gotten word from the geniuses at Swype, who tell us that their Swype Beta keyboard has gotten an upgrade.

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