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Microsoft Confirms Acquisition Of SwiftKey

02/03/2016, Yesterday there was a report that indicated that Microsoft would be acquiring keyboard app maker SwiftKey. Turns out the rumors were spot on because both Microsoft and SwiftKey have since announced and confirmed the acquisition. The good news is that...

Microsoft To Acquire SwiftKey For $250 Million [Rumor]

02/02/2016, While Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform isn’t nearly quite as ubiquitous as they’d like it to be, the platform does have its fair share of strengths. One of those strengths would be in its virtual keyboard, which last we heard could be making its...

SwiftKey Releases Keyboard For Non-Verbal Individuals

12/10/2015, SwiftKey today released a new keyboard called SwiftKey Symbols, it’s described as a “symbol-based assistive communication app” that’s primarily targeted at non-verbal individuals, the differently-abled who have difficulty...

SwiftKey Shows Off US Emoji Map

08/18/2015, Emojis have taken over popular culture for quite some time now, and it happens to be a natural extension of smileys. In fact, we have heard on the grapevine that there will even be an emoji movie in the pipeline, which goes to show how pervasive it is...

Samsung’s Keyboard Vulnerability Does Not Affect SwiftKey Users

06/17/2015, As you might have heard, a report from yesterday revealed that there was a vulnerability in Samsung’s Swift keyboard that hackers could potentially exploit, thus allowing them to eavesdrop on your calls, messages, make changes to the way your app runs,...

SwiftKey Launches Theme Store For iOS Users

05/20/2015, Thanks to iOS 8, iOS users are finally able to add third-party keyboards to the operating system, which in turn opens the door to popular keyboard apps such as SwiftKey. Now the good news is that if you’re a fan of customization, you might be pleased to...

SwiftKey Beta Comes With Revamped Settings And Content Menu

04/23/2015, Keyboards are essential for smartphones and with the presence of various types of keyboards available for each operating system, users want more accessibility and ease of functioning with them. SwiftKey has identified those user desires in its beta...

SwiftKey & Dashlane Partner Up For Automatic Password Input

04/22/2015, When it comes to third-party keyboard apps out there, SwiftKey is probably one of the more well-known ones at the moment, and it looks like the company could be partnering up with Dashlane where it would gain an important new feature, which is to...

SwiftKey For iOS Now Predicts Emojis

02/05/2015, SwiftKey is a very powerful third party keyboard app that’s available on both Android and iOS. The app has been available on the former for a considerably longer period of time which is why that version has more features. Gradually more features are...

OnePlus Adopts SwiftKey

02/04/2015, OnePlus has been in the news quite a lot recently. If not for its troubles with Cyanogen then for the 2015 flagship killer that we’re all waiting for. The company today announced on its blog that it has collaborated with SwiftKey to integrate its...

SwiftKey For Android Now Has Full Chinese Language Support

01/29/2015, Makers of the SwiftKey custom keyboard for Android have been conducting a beta test with Chinese-speaking users for quite some time now. Today they announced that SwiftKey for Android now has full support for the Chinese language. There are seven new...

SwiftKey Branded Keyboard Themes Now Available

12/15/2014, It was approximately half a year ago that SwiftKey decided to open up a special store that would offer users with the option of picking up premium custom keyboard themes. This is a generally good idea, since people like to enjoy something that they can...