It's a little limited and a little buggy, but when it comes to fast and easy typing, nothing beats swiping.
The technology would allow users to slide a finger across the keyboard, rather than hunt and peck, to type out messages.
The newest version of Swype Beta for Android, announced here at CES 2013, adds new features like a crowdsourced keyboard dictionary to help you type more accurately.
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We've already seen the early swipe keyboards for iOS, but this collection of free apps has some of the more wacky alternatives that still manage to be useful.
Most third-party iOS keyboards are, well, keyboards. This one lets you scribble instead. But is that really preferable?
Now that you can swap out the default keyboard on your iPhone and iPad, check out these awesome alternatives.
For the first time ever, users will be able to install custom keyboards on iOS.
iOS 8 isn't just about releasing new features built by Apple, it's about enabling developers to build amazing apps and services for our iPhones and iPads.
The latest version of Apple's mobile operating system is now available for download on all iPhones from the 4S on, as well as newer iPads.
The app monitors users' activity to better understand their writing style and help predict when common words or phrases are at hand, saving input time.