In addition to improvements to the stock keyboard, Apple will open the door to the Swypes and SwiftKeys of the world.
You don't have to stick with that preloaded keyboard that comes with your Android gadget. Here are seven alternatives that give your device a boost.
Wordbox is a solid text editor, but sorely needs iOS 8 support for easier sharing and better third-party keyboards.
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The third-party keyboard app now offers 21 languages, emojis based on what you're typing, and new iPad keyboard themes.
A new music-streaming service, multitasking for the iPad, straight talking with Siri and a host of other software developments debuted at Apple's annual developer funfest.
Apple will likely announce iOS 9 at its World Wide Developer Conference on Monday, and I have a few ideas for features that should be included.
iOS has emoji built-in...but wait, so does Android!
Most third-party iOS keyboards are, well, keyboards. This one lets you scribble instead. But is that really preferable?
Free app MyScript Stylus replaces the onscreen keyboard with a scribble-friendly input area and supports a wide range of languages.
Other third-party keyboards can suffer from this update.