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Android Apps

Dasur’s gesture-based keyboard SlideIT gets bug fixes and support for more languages

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On-screen keyboard SlideIT by Israeli developer Dasur is one of the true Swype competitors; and unlike Swype – it’s actually available in the Android Market. Both are gesture-based text input systems…

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Android News

SlideIT Keyboard 3.0 hits the Market

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The SlideIT keyboard is a gesture keyboard in the same vein as Swype, but with one major difference: it’s not a beta product, in fact, it has just hit version 3.0. SlideIT has been in the Android Market for q…

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Android News

Swype Opens Their Beta Program

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One of the best known, and highly publicized alternate keyboards for Android is finally in open beta. Swype has been in closed beta for a few months, but now it’s open to anyone. Swype is quite an elegant so…

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HTC

HTC EVO 4G update adds Blockbuster, Swype, and more

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An update for the HTC EVO 4G is being readied for Sprint customers that will improve performance and add new bloat, I mean, software. Inside the update is an EVO-friendly version of the Blockbuster movie stream…

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AT&T

Dell Streak gets a long awaited Android 2.2 update

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In an attempt to make the The Dell Streak relevant before the holiday season is over, Dell and AT&T are finally bringing it the Android 2.2 update users have been waiting for. When the Dell Streak was release…

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Android Apps

8pen on-screen keyboard now available for $1.56 – will it change the way you type?

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There’s a new kid on the block of software keyboards for Android. It’s called 8pen, and it takes an entirely different approach to text input on touchscreens by introducing a new gesture-based system. U…

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Firmware updates

Motorola CLIQ XT gets OTA Swype update, still no new Android pastry

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Owners of the Motorola CLIQ XT should be able to enjoy an over-the-air update that became available last night, but it’s not the upgrade to Android 2.1 that users are eagerly waiting for. Motorola expects Éclai…

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Android Apps

Have you installed Swype? Are you convinced its the next greatest thing in virtual keyboards?

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The Swype keyboard has been around for a little while now, though its only been available for everyone to download on a limited basis. Personally I picked it up a few months back (when it first opened for the publi…

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Android Apps

Swype expected to be released for all today, June 16th

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I’ve been using the Swype keyboard for a while, and although it took some time initially before it felt really comfortable, I now cringe when I pick up a phone with a virtual keyboard and cannot ‘swy…

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Android Apps

Swype Beta for Android gets updated

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The Swype Beta for Android may currently be closed for new users, however that has not stopped a new version of Swype coming available for those taking place in the current beta. The news of the update came by way o…

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Nuance announce T9 Trace virtual keyboard for Android

Android Apps

Nuance announce T9 Trace virtual keyboard for Android

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Android users may soon have another option to consider when looking for a trace-style virtual keyboard. In the past we have seen Swype, however this latest player in the market is the T9 Trace app which is coming…

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T-Mobile release new myTouch with Swype, 3.5mm headset jack

HTC

T-Mobile release new myTouch with Swype, 3.5mm headset jack

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T-Mobile has announced a new version of the myTouch 3G that includes a 3.5mm headset jack and the Swype keyboard. The new myTouch takes after the limited-edition myTouch Fender, which was the first T-Mobile An…

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How to install Swype on a G1, myTouch, Hero, or HVGA device

Android Tutorials

How to install Swype on a G1, myTouch, Hero, or HVGA device

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UPDATE: SWYPE HAS SINCE RELEASED AN OFFICIAL BETA VERSION AND PEOPLE HAVE REPORTED PROBLEMS WITH THE ORIGINAL FILE USED IN THIS TUTORIAL. This tutorial is kept open only for archival purposes and is not suppor…

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