• Swype Keyboard is officially obsolete

    9 monthes ago - By Tech Radar

    Swype Keyboard, a popular third-party keyboard for Android, has been discontinued. Once the de facto option for people looking to simplify typing on a smartphone, the unique swipe-to-type functionality that set it apart has been diluted by other popular companies getting into the mix in recent years. The Microsoft-owned SwiftKey Keyboard is still supported and doing well in the Google Play Store. Even Google's own Gboard incorporates the swipe typing feature for fast, nearly effortless typing. As it stands, one can imagine that it'd be tough to stand out among the others, especially since...
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  • Swype Keyboard is officially being discontinued on Android

    Swype Keyboard is officially being discontinued on Android

    9 monthes ago - By Phandroid

    Well folks, all good things must come to an end eventually. Swype Keyboard is officially being discontinued. This was one of the most popular apps for years , becoming so popular that Huawei eventually pre-installed Swype on its devices.
    However, it seems that the road has ended, after a redditor revealed that Nuance support issued the following:
    However, we are sad to announce that Swype+Dragon for Android has faced end of development. Here is a statement from Swype Product Team:
    Nuance will no longer be updating the Swype+Dragon keyboard for Android. We're sorry to leave the...
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  • Swype Keyboard Android App Killed Amid Strategy Shift

    Swype Keyboard Android App Killed Amid Strategy Shift

    9 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    The Swype Keyboard app for Android devices has been discontinued earlier this month, developer Nuance Communications confirmed to a number of users. The move comes as part of a larger strategy shift embraced by the software developer that's now reallocating its resources to business-to-business solutions, particularly those based on various artificial intelligence technologies. The discontinuation encompasses both the Android and iOS versions of the app, though only the latter has also been pulled from its digital store. The Android build is still available on the Google Play Store in the...
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  • As It Changes Focus, Nuance Discontinues Swype Keyboards for iOS

    9 monthes ago - By App Advice

    The Swype keyboards for iOS and Android have been discontinued. The move was first noticed by a Reddit user who received word from Nuance support that the popular software was no more.
    As noted by Nuance:
    We are sad to announce that Swype-Keyboard for iOS has been discontinued. Here is a statement from Swype Product Team:
    Nuance will no longer be offering the Swype keyboard on iOS app store. We're sorry to leave the direct-to-consumer keyboard business, but this change is necessary to allow us to concentrate on developing our AI solutions for sale directly to businesses.
    While we're sad...
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  • Swype keyboards for Android & iOS discontinued as company focuses on business market

    Swype keyboards for Android & iOS discontinued as company focuses on business market

    9 monthes ago - By 9to5Google

    Nuance's Swype keyboard apps for iOS and Android have been discontinued, as the company focuses its efforts on the business market...
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  • Nuance Discontinues Swype Keyboard for iOS and Android

    Nuance Discontinues Swype Keyboard for iOS and Android

    9 monthes ago - By Mac Rumors

    After over three years on the App Store, developer Nuance has decided to discontinue the gesture-based Swype Keyboard apps for both iOS and Android devices. The company's announcement of the iOS app's discontinuation came earlier this month, but it's only just begun to garner attention due to a confirmation of the Android app's removal given to XDA Developers .
    On Android, the company discontinued its Swype+Dragon for Android keyboard app, which combined Swype's unique swipe-to-type feature with Dragon's voice dictation. On iOS, it appears that one version of Dragon remains on the App...
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