SwiftKey's predictive keyboard arrives on iOS, sort of

By Jos ยท 5 replies
Jan 30, 2014
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  1. Unlike Android, iOS has never allowed third-party keyboards to take over as the default text entry method, forcing Apple's rather spartan solution upon millions of iPhone users. The company isn't likely to loosen its grip anytime soon, but SwiftKey has...

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  2. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 2,922   +630

    I wonder how long it'll last before being taken down.
  3. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar Elite Techno Geek Posts: 6,515   +974

    Eh. Apple should just allow 3rd party keyboards or improve the default one. It doesnt hurt anyone.
  4. ronaldDecember

    ronaldDecember TS Rookie

    Oh they didn't include Flow because they didn't want to challenge iOS users too much.

    Umm.... that's why you stick it in settings and let people who want it turn it on. Facepalm.
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  5. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 9,729   +3,703

    That's an argument I'm starting to use with MS.
  6. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,742   +421

    Why did you bump an article from January? Secondly, you just drew attention to how ignorant you are about this. The release of iOS8 allows 3rd party keyboards and Swiftkey is available.

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