TouchType’s SwiftKey keyboard replacement for Android has arrived in a timed beta release. If you have a phone running 1.5 or higher (who doesn’t?), I am advising you to hit the Android Market immediately to download this app. It’s fast, smart, and clean. In other …
Within a few hours of the availability of the Droid X dump, someone over at XDA- developers was able to port the new multitouch keyboard to all phones. Since Droid X runs Android 2.1 currently, some Froyo users have reported various issues including force close. …
Reuters is reporting that Swype CEO Mike McSherry is expecting his keyboard, which I absolutely love, to be on 50 phones by year’s end. That’s right, 50 phones! Crazy stuff. Currently, Swype is running officially on 10 handsets (including the Droid X ), so they have a way …
When we’ve discussed Swype in the past, it’s always been a good news/bad news story. The good news: it’s an innovative, gesture-based virtual keyboard whose users profess a love for it that was illegal in several states until quite recently. The bad news was that …
According to Android Central, Froyo actually contains some nifty little improvements to the stock on-screen keyboard. Instead of pressing, or holding down the ?123 button to access the number keys, you can now swipe upwards from the keyboard and bring them up (as seen in …
The onslaught of touch-only Androids hitting the market has created a bit of dilemma for me. You see unfortunately, I was blessed with fingers that may as well be physically allergic to on-screen keyboards. I’d literally take a T9 keypad over those ridiculous on-screen “mock …
Swype, the gesture-based virtual keyboard that to date has only been legitimately available to OEMs, just sent beta testing invitations out to Android users who’d previously provided their email address to them. The beta, starting today, March 5, is limited to a small number of …
Wanna do your part to help put the final touches on an Android app? TouchType wants to hear from you! They are currently looking for alpha testers for their upcoming SwiftKey keyboard. By their own billing, SwiftKey is “revolutionary text prediction” for Android handsets. According …
In just a few short days, T-Mobile is expected to release the updated version of their myTouch 3G handset. Among the notable changes in design are a 3.5mm headphone jack and more memory. A leaked internal screenshot for T-Mobile indicates a software enhancement will be …
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