Neowin News Feed for: Swiftkey Neowin News Feed for: Swiftkey en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 SwiftKey now allows users to sync Windows 10 clipboard with their Android device <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has released a new update for SwiftKey Beta that brings support for cloud clipboard. The feature will allow users to sync their clipboard across Android and Windows 10 devices. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Anmol Mehrotra) Tue, 03 Aug 2021 08:00:01 +0000 The best SwiftKey for Android features you must know about <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Use SwiftKey on your smartphone? You can use the keyboard for much more than just typing. Check out some cool new features, tips, and tricks for SwiftKey to use it to its full capacity. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rajesh Pandey) Sun, 27 Sep 2020 08:24:02 +0000 Microsoft SwiftKey Beta on Android adds a cursor for navigating text <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has updated its SwiftKey keyboard on Android with a new cursor feature, which lets user navigate text input fields using the keyboard. A similar feature was available on Windows phones. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Tue, 18 Aug 2020 09:44:02 +0000 Microsoft updates SwiftKey for iOS with support for one-handed mode and more <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has released a new update for SwiftKey Keyboard for iOS users. The update brings new features like one-handed mode and changes the app name to &quot;Microsoft SwiftKey Keyboard.&quot; <a href="">Read more...</a> (Anmol Mehrotra) Tue, 09 Jun 2020 08:16:01 +0000 SwiftKey Keyboard for Android receives dark mode and a redesigned Setting page <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The SwiftKey Keyboard app has received two new features in its latest version on Android. First is support for dark mode and another is a redesigned Setting page for easier search and customization. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:48:01 +0000 SwiftKey gets support for dark mode and Sign in with Apple on iOS 13 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has released an update to its SwiftKey keyboard on iOS, adding support for dark mode on the upcoming iOS 13. It also now lets you create an account using Sign In with Apple. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:16:02 +0000 SwiftKey Beta on Android gets Animoji-like Puppets feature <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has updated the beta version of its SwiftKey keyboard for Android, introducing a new feature called Puppets. It lets you animate and add voice to creatures using your facial expressions. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Thu, 04 Jul 2019 15:06:01 +0000 Windows 10 is now on 825 million devices <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>During its Build developer event, Microsoft revealed that Windows 10 is now on 825 million devices. It was also revealed that the Edge mobile apps have gathered 4.5 million downloads. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Fri, 10 May 2019 21:16:01 +0000 SwiftKey for Android now offers custom resizing options <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After a couple of weeks in beta, Microsoft has updated its SwiftKey keyboard for Android, introducing a new resizing method which allows users to fine-tune the keyboard size and position. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Fri, 29 Mar 2019 18:12:01 +0000 Microsoft's SwiftKey is apparently getting a new icon too <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft&#039;s set of redesigned icons is expanding beyond the Office suite and onto its apps. After Your Phone Companion, it now seems that Microsoft is also testing a new icon for SwiftKey. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:18:01 +0000 You can now search with Google in SwiftKey Keyboard for Android <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has quietly added an option to set Google as the default search engine for the SwiftKey Keyboard app for Android, in addition to Bing. However, its availability seems limited for now. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Sun, 17 Mar 2019 07:56:01 +0000 SwiftKey for Android updated with auto-incognito mode and other features <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>SwiftKey for Android has now been updated to include the auto-incognito mode brought to the beta version of the app a couple of weeks ago. Some other minor changes have been introduced as well. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Hamza Jawad ) Mon, 04 Feb 2019 21:12:01 +0000 SwiftKey Keyboard app for iOS raises Clipboard's storage capacity to 30, adds fixes <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has released a new update for the SwiftKey Keyboard app for iOS today, which increases the number of items you can store on Clipboard to 30 from the previous limit of 10. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Fri, 01 Feb 2019 11:14:01 +0000 SwiftKey Beta for Android adds automatic incognito mode <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft&#039;s keyboard app for Android is getting a relatively small update today for beta users, but it does include the ability to automatically turn on incognito mode in sensitive fields. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Mon, 21 Jan 2019 20:48:01 +0000 Microsoft highlights performance improvements to SwiftKey in 2018 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The SwiftKey team at Microsoft has published a blog post in which it touts the improved performance of its SwiftKey keyboard on Android, claiming to be 20% faster than the closest competitor. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Thu, 17 Jan 2019 21:20:02 +0000 Microsoft adds native Bing search function to SwiftKey for Android <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After being available in beta for a few weeks, native Bing support is now rolling out to Microsoft&#039;s SwiftKey for Android, allowing you to search the web directly from the digital keyboard. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Thu, 29 Nov 2018 18:32:02 +0000 Microsoft's SwiftKey Beta for Android now lets you search natively from Bing <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>If you&#039;re using the SwiftKey Beta for Android, you can now perform a quick web search on Bing without leaving the keyboard. It has also received a few accessibility and language improvements. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Fri, 02 Nov 2018 23:40:01 +0000 Microsoft's SwiftKey will get support for Windows 10' Cloud Clipboard soon <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With the official release of the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, it looks like Microsoft is looking to bring its cloud clipboard experience to smartphones through its SwiftKey keyboard app. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Fri, 05 Oct 2018 20:18:01 +0000 Microsoft Translator integration comes to all SwiftKey users on Android <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After rolling out the feature to beta testers earlier this month, Microsoft is now allowing all SwiftKey users on Android to use built-in translation features powered by Microsoft Translator. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Thu, 27 Sep 2018 17:16:01 +0000 SwiftKey for Android can now translate text with Microsoft Translator <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft is rolling out a new update to the beta version of its SwiftKey keyboard for Android which, among some minor improvements, adds the ability to translate text right inside the keyboard. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Mon, 03 Sep 2018 14:34:01 +0000 Microsoft's SwiftKey keyboard gets Android P emoji, squashes bugs, and more <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft is updating the beta version of its SwiftKey keyboard for Android devices with a couple of new features, including Android P emoji, improvements to Arabic languages, and more. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Thu, 19 Jul 2018 23:48:01 +0000 SwiftKey now lets you customize your keyboard with Photo Themes <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>SwiftKey has introduced a new feature called Photo Themes, which allows you to customize your keyboard appearance by uploading a photo from your own camera roll and setting it as the background. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Sat, 11 Nov 2017 10:00:01 +0000 Microsoft kills off its Word Flow keyboard, promotes SwiftKey instead <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After releasing the project to bring the spectacular typing experience of Windows Phone to platforms like iOS and Android, Microsoft has shut down the Word Flow project in favor of SwiftKey. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Dreyer Smit) Mon, 31 Jul 2017 11:02:01 +0000 Microsoft's SwiftKey keyboard on iOS gets emoji predictions, new themes, more languages <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>SwiftKey has rolled out a big update for its keyboard on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, adding support for 15 new languages, more themes, additional 3D Touch features, and an emoji prediction panel. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:16:01 +0000 The keyboard on Windows phones may be coming to Windows 10 PCs and tablets <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Last week&#039;s accidental release of Windows 10 builds has uncovered the development of a new keyboard for the OS, under development by the same team responsible for Word Flow, Windows Phone&#039;s keyboard. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Gabriel Nunes) Mon, 05 Jun 2017 03:52:01 +0000 SwiftKey makes all of its themes completely free on Android and iOS for the holiday season <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>SwiftKey, a popular third-party replacement keyboard for Android and iOS, has made all of its premium themes free for everyone to download. The company was acquired by Microsoft earlier this year. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Johns) Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:28:01 +0000 Swiftmoji's Emoji Keyboard brings support to Android N emoticons <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Swiftmoji&#039;s latest update to their prediction based Emoji keyboard finally supports handsets running Android 7.0 Nougat, introducing realistic emoticons, you can grab the update here. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:13:19 +0000 Microsoft completes its acquisition of SwiftKey <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After confirming its plans to purchase Android and iOS keyboard developer SwiftKey last month - in a deal rumored to be worth $250m - Microsoft has said today that the acquisition is now complete. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Tue, 01 Mar 2016 20:16:01 +0000 7 Days: A week of Windows phone frenzy, Marshmallow 'progress' and Microsoft's Ninja Monkey <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>From massive milestones and Edge extensions, to underwater data centers, Chrome&#039;s Material makeover, Surface updates, and mobile acquisitions, it&#039;s our regular roundup of the week&#039;s top tech news. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Sat, 06 Feb 2016 23:24:20 +0000 It's official: Microsoft acquires SwiftKey <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After a lot of rumors, Microsoft has officially announced that it has acquired iOS/Android keyboard developer SwiftKey. This purchase just comes after it acquired MinecraftEdu. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Justin Luna) Wed, 03 Feb 2016 10:25:46 +0000 Microsoft is reportedly buying Android and iOS keyboard developer SwiftKey for $250m <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft is reportedly buying SwiftKey, whose virtual keyboards - powered by artificial intelligence and machine learning models - are in use on over 300 million iOS and Android devices. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Wed, 03 Feb 2016 00:02:40 +0000 Samsung will roll out security update to fix keyboard vulnerability for Galaxy devices <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Samsung has issued a statement and will begin rolling out an update for those affected with the Galaxy keyboard vulnerability. The vulnerability is thought to have affected over 600 million devices. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Fri, 19 Jun 2015 05:46:01 +0000 SwiftKey keyboard for Android is now free alongside new update <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1785911094swiftkey.png" alt="" /></div>A major update for the popular third-party SwiftKey keyboard for Android devices has been released that adds many new features alongside an announcement that the app is now totally free to download. <a href="">Read more...</a> (James Walker) Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:26:51 +0000