Swype, an application that brings a new, faster way of texting to touchscreen phones, is hitting most Android phones now via an official application. Swype has been available already preinstalled on select models of Android phones, six in all, but this new application will be for any touchscreen phone running Android. Users slide their finger across a virtual keyboard, which automatically guesses which word you’re trying to type for improved speed. There have already been Guinness World Records broken using this method, so it should help out most people.
The Swype app is available from Swype’s website.
Published on Jun 21, 2010