SwiftKey, the popular predictive keyboard, has just received a significant update that includes performance boosts as well as additional languages. Performance has always been a pain point of SwiftKey, with many reporting lag when typing and particularly when opening and closing the keyboard. This latest update includes faster response time when typing as ... Read More »
Wednesday evening SwiftKey, the extremely popular 3rd party keyboard, sent out an email to the SwiftKey VIP Community members inviting them to join their new dedicated Google Group for SwiftKey beta testing. Today, they announced and released their latest beta update to version 5.1.
Previously, SwiftKey has used several different methods for distributing the beta ... Read More »
Yep, that’s a SwiftKey update that you just found. The update bumps SwiftKey up to version 184.108.40.206 and ... Read More »
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In a very surprising move, SwiftKey has announced that the company will be changing to a very different business model. In the transition, the previously $3.99 keyboard will be absolutely free for all. This is obviously great for consumers (it’s a favorite among us here at Android and Me), but how will the business make ... Read More »
SwiftKey is my all-time favorite Android keyboard and the one that I use 99 percent of the time. It includes support for several languages, but Japanese is one that hasn’t been added quite yet. However, SwiftKey has been working on Japanese support for quite some time, and the fruit of its labor is finally available ... Read More »
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently-upgraded apps for the week. I’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the most ... Read More »
Every once in a while, SwiftKey publishes a survey that users are asked to take. This survey helps the developers understand what direction they should take their app in, using information like most popular devices and satisfaction with their keyboard. It helps them, and the survey is pretty short and only takes a few minutes. ... Read More »
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most upgraded apps for the week. I’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to look at what people are actually updating, not focus on which apps have the most installs. As in the ... Read More »
SwiftKey is my absolute favorite keyboard, and as of late, I’ve been using the beta version from their site. This beta, called Layouts for Living, added a ton of functionality to the keyboard by adding two new layouts and combining the phone and tablet keyboards.
These new layouts are called thumb and compact. Thumb splits ... Read More »
Android’s favorite keyboard, SwifKey, announced today a new beta keyboard available for you to test right now. They’ve decided to call this latest keyboard version, “Layouts for Living.” The developers at SwiftKey have been listening and heard our cry in regards to so many different Android devices coming in so many different sizes and shapes. ... Read More »