SwiftKey’s New Keyboard Lets You Type Like Shakespeare

Have you ever felt that your writing lacks a certain flair? If you're looking to spice things up, SwiftKey's brand new keyboard is for you. ShakeSpeak will actually let you write things out in the style of the Bard himself. Read More >>

Microsoft’s Bought London-Based Keyboard Maker SwiftKey

SwiftKey is the most innovative and interesting predictive keyboard maker in the business, and Microsoft is a software giant that’s trying to push its artificial intelligence cred a little higher. It’s a match made in heaven, to the tune of $250 million (£173.7m). Read More >>

You Probably Shouldn’t Let Autocorrect Write Your Dating Profile

Predictive text and neural networks have become much better in the past few years, to the extent that I would actually consider turning them on from time to time. But should you let a computer that knows your writing habits make you a dating profile? Oh hell no. Read More >>

I Wrote This Post on SwiftKey’s Fantastic New Android Keyboard 

I’m sitting here, a grown adult human, ignoring the three full-sized keyboards within arm’s reach, choosing to write on a tiny two-year-old Android phone instead. And thanks to SwiftKey’s excellent Clarity beta keyboard, I haven’t had to throw it at the wall yet. Read More >>

Use SwiftKey’s Heat Map to See Where You’re Making Mistakes

Seasoned SwiftKey users make typing look easy. SwiftKey houses a heat map feature that shows you where your touch patterns are and where your most common mistakes might be made. Read More >>

The SwiftKey Keyboard App is Now Free

SwiftKey, the best of the alternative Android keyboard apps, is going free-to-use from today in an effort to attract more users from developing economies. All the existing features from SwiftKey will be available at no extra cost, with a bunch of new features thrown in to boot. Read More >>

SwiftKey is Already Building its iOS 8 Keyboard

What's a third-party iOS 8 keyboard announcement without SwitfKey? Nothing, that's what. And so this statement straight from the soft keys of SwiftKey...."Are we going to build SwiftKey Keyboard for iOS 8? Of course we are. We’ve already started." Read More >>

Nokia Store: The Forked-Android Portal that Nokia X Owners Will Get Their Apps From

Rather than going down the standard route of getting Google accreditation, for the Nokia X phone the Finnish smartphone company will offer Android apps through its own Nokia Store. It's taking a leaf out of Amazon's book then, which has taken a similar approach to Android apps with its Kindle devices. Read More >>

SwiftKey’s Coming to iOS! (Inside a Note-Taking App)

SwiftKey is one of the best keyboard replacements you can get on Android, and now it's bringing its note-taking talents to iOS with the launch of a new app called SwiftKey Note. Read More >>

SwiftKey Embeds Itself into the Clarion AX1 Android Car Radio

Popular Android predictive keyboard SwiftKey is about to pop up in a whole different series of devices, with the text entry system set to appear in the Clarion AX1 Android-based car entertainment system. It'll allow passengers and distracted drivers to access the web and send messages in usual SwiftKey style. Read More >>

Which Keyboard Do You Use on Your Android?

One of the best things about Android is the fact that you're not stuck with whatever keyboard your phone manufacturer decides to give you. You've got a whole load of options, and now that SwiftKey 4.2 is officially out of beta and packing a cloud-syncing service for your personal language profile, it's time to ask what's the best keyboard on Android at the moment. Read More >>

SwiftKey 4 Hits Android, Line-Drawing Flow Enhancements in Tow

The incredibly popular SwiftKey keyboard, which replaces Android's default text input system with a word-predicting engine and more, has been updated today. SwiftKey 4 adds line-drawing gesture tools to its spec sheet, along with numerous other design updates. Read More >>

Try the Next-Gen SwiftKey Flow Android Keyboard for Free

The clever SwiftKey Android keyboard, which analyses your writing history to suggest the next word you might be about to type, has been updated. A new beta release adds line-drawing input to the mix, helping it challenge the popular Swype for the position as number one Android text input tool. And the beta's free to try. It has changed many lives. [SwiftKey] Read More >>

Why Smart Keyboards Are Just Embarrassing

If you've never used Swiftkey, you should give it a try: it's a smart keyboard which uses some crazy intelligent algorithms not just to predict what word you're typing, but what word you're going to type next. It's spooky. Just don't, whatever you do, lend your phone to a friend. Read More >>