Results 1 to 3 of 3
Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By dgstorm

Thread: SwiftKey Offers 'Swype-like' Experience With New SwiftKey Flow

  1. #1
    Editor in Chief
    Supporting Member

    Member #
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    142 times

    SwiftKey Offers 'Swype-like' Experience With New SwiftKey Flow

    It's nice having options in life. After all, they do say that "variety is the spice of life"; however, sometimes if you have a choice between two things that are each equally as impressive, yet utilize different concepts, it makes it difficult to make a decision between them if you can only use one at a time. For the longest time, that is precisely what we have had on Android when it comes to keyboards. While there are a plethora of keyboard options out there, the two most notable ones are Swype and SwiftKey.

    Swiftkey is a traditional style "type each letter individually" keyboard, but has a downright spooky way of practically reading your mind as it learns your typing patterns to predict which word you intend to type. Swype, on the other hand is a keyboard that allows you to slide your finger effortlessly from one letter to the next spelling out the word you want. This method can be very quick and smooth to a practiced user. Both options offer a novel approach to something we do everyday. Some people prefer one over the other (which could make for some interesting discussions), but others like both equally.

    Wouldn't it be nice if you didn't have to choose between the two, but could actually dynamically do both on the fly? Apparently, the makers of SwiftKey think so, because they have created a new version of their keyboard called, SwiftKey Flow. Not only does this keyboard keep their "telepathic" predictive word engine, it also now includes a "Swype-like" feature for those who prefer to type that way. How's that for the best of both worlds?

    Share with us what you think of this concept, and which keyboard software you prefer. Even if it is one that is not mentioned, we would like to hear about your favorite third-party keyboard.

    Source: Introducing SwiftKey Flow | SwiftKey
    Nibiru2012 likes this.

  2. #2
    Senior Moderator Meritorious
    Supporting Member

    Member #
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Swainsboro, GA
    903 times
    I've been a loyal Swype user for ever! Once tried another Swype-like app, but it couldn't come close to Swype's usability! I would like to compare Swiftkey Flow, and have signed up for their beta testing. Anyone on the forum lucky enough to already have it?
    Asus Eee Pad TF101 (gave to wife); Samsung Galaxy Note 8 phone and tablet

    The Master Help Guide
    Guidelines of Conduct
    Frederuco's Fantastical Forum Favorites
    Asus T100 Master Help Guide

  3. #3
    Member #
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    L.A., CA
    7 times
    I've signed up too, but no notice of the beta yet.
    Steve M
    Asus Transformer Prime TF201
    Samsung Galaxy S III



Remove Ads

Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Similar Threads

  1. Swiftkey Tablet
    By charlesspivak1 in forum Transformer Pad Infinity TF700 (Tegra 3) General Discussion
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 09-20-2012, 06:28 AM
  2. Swiftkey X.. Need Help
    By Jeffrey in forum Asus Transformer (TF101) Help
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 07-21-2011, 08:48 PM

Search tags for this page

asus transformer infinity swype

how to enable swype on swiftkey


how to enable swype on swiftkey 3

how to turn asus infinity swype feature

how to turn on swype on asus


how to turn on swype on asus transformer

other swype like apps

swiftkey tablet swype


swype asus transformer infinity

swype for asus transformer

swype for asus transformer infinity

swype on asus transformer infinity
Click on a term to search for related topics.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.2.3
Copyright © 2020 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:26 PM.