The makers of BlindType have just released a working demo of their latest project on iOS, and it’s coming soon to Android. The new alternative keyboard is called Fleksy and it boasts many of the same features BlindType once did.
BlindType, the keyboard replacement app, is sort of a legend among Android users. Back in 2010, BlindType ... Read More »
Back in early February, the Swype Twitter account announced an update to the ever-popular alternative keyboard would be coming soon. At the time, Swype didn’t say what the update would include. I reached out to them on Twitter for more details, and they confirmed that the update planned would indeed include ... Read More »
We’re starting to see more and more Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich themes and ported applications pop up on the Android market lately. Yesterday morning, XDA member for.digit announced that he has ported over the Ice Cream Sandwich keyboard to Android 2.2+ devices. Since the latest version of Android ... Read More »
If you have over-sized fingers like me, you’re probably a big fan of Swype. For those of us who like the alternative keyboard, Swype is really a life saver. That’s why I’m happy to tell you that it is now getting even better.
The guys and gals behind the popular keyboard just ... Read More »
Most new Android phones now come pre-installed with the alternative keyboard Swype, but there is a large portion of users that have never tried it. Swype is not available for sale in the Android Market, so the only way to get it is through their beta program that is offered every couple of months.
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UPDATE: So I’ve played with ThickButtons since last Thursday and it started to get wonky on me and force close. Tried reinstalling it but the dictionary is not working now. I still think there are some great benefits to this keyboard for small screens, but I’m switching back to the default and waiting on the ... Read More »
If the keyboard was invented today for mobile devices, would it have looked the same? That’s the question 8pen is trying to answer with their new virtual keyboard. Over 100k people have already watched the 8pen demo video, but in case you missed out take four minutes of your time and check it ... Read More »
Update: The new Swype beta is now open to anyone for the next couple of days. Sign up now if you want to try it out.
Last week, Swype updated their beta application with some pretty major bug fixes and database enhancements, leading us to believe that a final version ... Read More »
A speedier finger-dragging keyboard option.
A swiping keyboard alternative for Android handsets