No, These Aren't Each State's Favorite Emoji

The blogosphere is freaking out about about the above infographic, elegantly constructed by the marketing team at SwiftKey. The interactive map supposed shows the most popular emoji in each state. However, when you take the interactive part away, it’s just confusing. Does Tennessee really love horses that much? » 8/18/15 6:50pm 8/18/15 6:50pm

How Predictive Keyboards Work (and How You Can Train Yours Better)

Almost all of us have a predictive keyboard on our smartphone, which suggests upcoming words for super-fast typing. Even so, they're not perfect, and sometimes turn up hilarious results. Luckily, it's not hard to train your keyboard to understand you, once you know how it works. » 10/08/14 11:28am 10/08/14 11:28am

SwiftKey Is Embedding Itself in Your Dash

Popular Android predictive keyboard SwiftKey is about to pop up in a whole different series of devices, with the text entry system set to appear in the Clarion AX1 Android-based car entertainment system. It'll allow passengers and distracted drivers to access the web and send messages in usual SwiftKey style. » 1/09/14 5:45am 1/09/14 5:45am

INQ's Cloud Phones Embed SwiftKey's Fluency Predictive Text Technology

The just-announced INQ Facebook-themed phones will arrive with a predictive typing system onboard powered by TouchType's Fluency technology. Fluency is the brains behind existing Android keyboard SwiftKey, which builds a database by monitoring your typing patterns—then suggests the three most likely words it thinks… » 2/10/11 4:20am 2/10/11 4:20am