X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: Subscribe | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

SwiftKey Tablet for Honeycomb Has a Two-Keyboard Approach

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

Android smartphones have long benefited from the Swiftkey keyboard app. Now that same convenience will be coming to Honeycomb tablets, and it really looks promising. Unlike the iPad keyboard, which has more or less the same layout as an actual keyboard, the SwiftKey Tablet app splits the keyboard into two, so that you can use your thumbs to type.

swiftkey tablet android honeycomb keyboard app

As you can see there’s a numeric pad in the middle, as well as three slots at the top of the keyboard where you can select suggested words. Here’s a short preview of the app in action:

SwiftKey’s solution is simple yet effective, and actually lets you hold and type on a tablet at the same time. Let’s hope it finds its way into more tablets. Check out SwiftKey’s blog for more info.

[via TechChee]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Alex Ross Marvel Shadows Posters

Alex Ross Marvel Shadows Posters

John Spiderman Does Whatever an Accountant Can

John Spiderman Does Whatever an Accountant Can

Maharishi Travel Cagoule

Maharishi Travel Cagoule

Mining for Salt

Mining for Salt

All-new 2018 Buick Regal GS Looks Awesome, Packs 310 Horses

All-new 2018 Buick Regal GS Looks Awesome, Packs 310 Horses

2018 Infiniti Q50 First Drive: A Viable German Alternative

2018 Infiniti Q50 First Drive: A Viable German Alternative