Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Swype Pioneered New Way To Type On Smartphones—Now It’s Dead

Because it sucked. Seriously. And this is coming from a guy that plays Word Shop on his phone.

Swype, the influential smartphone keyboard, is dead. XDA Developers is reporting that Swype's owner, Nuance Communications, is discontinuing development of the popular keyboard app. While it might still exist in the iOS and Android app stores for now, it will be left to rot.