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Apple Release iOS 6.0.1 With Fixes For Keyboard, Wi-Fi, And OTA Updating For iPhone 5

Windows Phone 8 may feature next-gen software keyboard

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Microsoft's forthcoming Windows Phone 8 mobile operating system may feature a specially-designed keyboard optimized for one-handed typing. The keyboard, shown in an image leaked to WMPoweruser, shows a curved keyboard instead of the current standard. The new operating system is also said to bring additional configurations for soft keyboards in...
Windows Phone 8 may feature next-gen software keyboard

SwiftKey 4 Adds Swype-Style Gesture Inputting To Android App, Plus New Languages, Tailored Typing & Simpler Corrections

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Keyboard software maker SwiftKey’s answer to Swype has now been added to the latest version of its software, SwiftKey 4, launching today on Google Play for Android smartphones and tablet users. The finger-gliding input method, which SwiftKey calls Flow, brings the software up to speed with rival keyboard software maker Swype,...
SwiftKey 4 Adds Swype-Style Gesture Inputting To Android App, Plus New Languages, Tailored Typing & Simpler Corrections

TouchPal: A Windows 8 keyboard that predicts, swipes and types

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TouchPal, a versatile software keyboard long available for Android and iOS devices is now on the big screen: Microsoft Windows 8 computers. On Thursday, CooTek, the company behind the software announced its new Windows 8 touchscreen support. The free keyboard software is meant to speed up input while also making...
TouchPal: A Windows 8 keyboard that predicts, swipes and types

The New iPad Really Is Freaking Awesome (AAPL)

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This isn't journalism. This isn't a formal review. This is my snap reaction to a weekend with the new iPad. And my snap reaction is this: Holy moly, it is awesome. I've had an original iPad since the first day it was out on the market. I liked using...
The New iPad Really Is Freaking Awesome (AAPL)

Why a 4-inch iPhone makes sense (Hint: not due to Android)

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Apple’s next iPhone model will reportedly have at least a 4-inch display according to sources “familiar with the matter” and reported by the Wall Street Journal on Wednesday. Apple hasn’t officially commented, which is expected as the company doesn’t make statements on unreleased products. However, the WSJ has a history...
Why a 4-inch iPhone makes sense (Hint: not due to Android)
SwiftKey 3 Beta Android keyboard released with improved auto-correct

As touchscreens dominate, Nokia survey says keyboard phones preferred

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When asked which input method is preferred on a phone, the old QWERTY keyboard is still a winner. That’s according to a recent survey by the Nokia Conversations blog, who asked which of the following is your favorite input method: QWERTY keyboard, numeric keypad, voice or touchscreen. Nearly half opted...
As touchscreens dominate, Nokia survey says keyboard phones preferred

Tim Cook: Apple will open up its APIs

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Tim Cook's had a lot to say today at D11, from talking about wearables to the next versions of iOS and OS X, and he just gave devs for those software platforms a bit of good news. That's right, folks, Tim Cook has pledged that Apple will open up...
Tim Cook: Apple will open up its APIs

Fleksy Gesture Keyboard Demos Leap Motion Controller Compatibility, Introduces iOS SDK For Third-Party Apps

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Fleksy, the keyboard app that doesn’t even require you to look at the screen or hit any actual keys to type, is busy at SXSW this week. The startup is showing off its software working with the Leap Motion Controller to provide gesture-based typing input that works just like...
Fleksy Gesture Keyboard Demos Leap Motion Controller Compatibility, Introduces iOS SDK For Third-Party Apps
Swype beta now available for Android 4.0

Why You Shouldn't Ditch Your Laptop For An iPad ...Yet (AAPL)

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We love our iPad, but it's not about to replace our laptop anytime soon. Tablets are functional, portable, and maybe even sexy. But the following four things consistently hold our iPad back from becoming our main computing device. You can type much more quickly on your laptop. It's a weird...
Why You Shouldn't Ditch Your Laptop For An iPad ...Yet (AAPL)
Netflix for PS Vita hands-on

Tips On Better & More Efficient Typing On The iPad [Mac]

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There are quite a few articles and videos out these days discussing the pros and cons of typing on the iPad. Some iPad users see the glass as half full and applaud the built-in keyboard as a convenient and adequate tool for the device, while other users see the...
Tips On Better & More Efficient Typing On The iPad [Mac]
Swype updated to support Ice Cream Sandwich

REVIEW: Logitech's Ultrathin Keyboard Cover For iPad Mini (AAPL, LOGI)

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Typing on the iPad's software keyboard for more than a paragraph or two gets intolerable pretty quickly, and the problem's only worse on an iPad Mini for operating in much tighter quarters. Logitech offers a solution to this, however. For $99, you can snap up its Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for...
REVIEW: Logitech's Ultrathin Keyboard Cover For iPad Mini (AAPL, LOGI)
Microsoft reportedly testing curved Windows Phone onscreen keyboard

AT&T Samsung Infuse 4G Android Gingerbread update rolling out now

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AT&T has announced via its official forums that an update to Android Gingerbread for the Samsung Infuse 4G is being launched today. The update – which brings Android 2.3.6 to the Infuse – provides a slew of enhancements, including: improved Copy & Paste functionality, new multi touch software keyboard, improved...
AT&T Samsung Infuse 4G Android Gingerbread update rolling out now

Android this week: Google's keyboard for all; Galaxy S 4 updated; Xperia Z going stock

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Google continued an Android strategy this week to decouple core apps from the base software by releasing the native Android keyboard in the Google Play store. The company began breaking out apps from Android in 2010, making it easier for all phones to run the same core Google applications and...
Android this week: Google's keyboard for all; Galaxy S 4 updated; Xperia Z going stock

Wolfram Alpha Launches Its First Desktop App

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Wolfram Alpha, the “computational knowledge engine,” just launched a desktop app for Windows 7 PCs through Intel’s AppUp store. After launching numerous iOS and Android apps (including for the B&N Nook and Amazon’s Kindle Fire), this is the first time Wolfram Alpha is introducing a dedicated desktop app for its...
Wolfram Alpha Launches Its First Desktop App

8 Reasons Microsoft's Surface Is Better Than The iPad (AAPL, MSFT)

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The Surface is here, ready to shake up the tablet space. Is it worth giving up your iPad for Microsoft's new tablet--or opting for one instead of the market leader, if you're a first-time buyer? This is just the beginning for the Surface line: Right now, you can buy a...
8 Reasons Microsoft's Surface Is Better Than The iPad (AAPL, MSFT)
Nuance buys Ditech Networks for $22.5M to bolster voice technology

Wolfram Alpha releases first desktop PC app for Windows 7, makes homework even easier

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Have a habit of letting Wolfram Alpha do your math for you? Well, say hello to one more tool in your computational arsenal -- the electronic homework lackey self-described knowledge engine is now available as a Windows 7 desktop app for $2.99 at the Intel AppUp store. In addition...
Wolfram Alpha releases first desktop PC app for Windows 7, makes homework even easier
First BlackBerry 10 device won't have a hardware keyboard

Meet Tim Cook's Apple: APIs Abound, Spending Money To Make Money, Long Bets On New Categories

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Apple CEO Tim Cook was on stage at D11, AllThingsD’s most recent marquee annual tech conference, and he had a lot to talk about, given recent activity with corporate tax issues, stock price, a long dearth of new products coming out of Cupertino and more. But a lot of what...
Meet Tim Cook's Apple: APIs Abound, Spending Money To Make Money, Long Bets On New Categories

Giveaway: Favi Entertainment Mini Bluetooth Keyboard

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Since the era of the touchscreen began, there has been much debate about software keyboards vs. physical keyboards, and there are many instances where both can be very handy. For the times when a software keyboard just isn't enough, Favi Entertainment has created a mini Bluetooth Keyboard that makes life...
Giveaway: Favi Entertainment Mini Bluetooth Keyboard

Minuum Turns To Indiegogo To Fund A New Mobile Software Keyboard For Smartphones And Beyond

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Toronto-based startup Whirlscape believes that taking a keyboard originally designed for a typewriter, turning it digital and calling it a day is the wrong way to go about making the best possible smartphone text entry experience. That’s why the young company from a team of University of Toronto faculty...
Minuum Turns To Indiegogo To Fund A New Mobile Software Keyboard For Smartphones And Beyond
BlackBerry Q10 review
Google now offering stock Android 4.2 keyboard through Google Play

Microsoft could bring curved, one-handed software keyboard to Windows Phone

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As with 8Pen and Flit, we’ve seen more than a few unconventional mobile keyboards. The latest oddball effort, however, could come from Microsoft. Windows Phone gadget blog WMPowerUser has unearthed a leaked screenshot of a new keyboard, which was taken from a Microsoft Research presentation. Unlike most keyboards, Microsoft’s...
Microsoft could bring curved, one-handed software keyboard to Windows Phone
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