Latest Swype Update Adds Screen Support, Fixes Bugs
Swype has issued a maintenance update for its Android keyboard software that includes new support for QVGA, WQVGA, WSVGA and qHD screen sizes, as well as a number of major bug fixes. The beta is not for handsets that were sold with Swype preinstalled.
HTC 10 Picks Up Security Update, Bug Fix
HTC has begun pushing a minor update to unlocked variant of the HTC 10 smartphone. According to the change log, the update adds the latest security patches, fixes some bugs, and improves system stability.
Swype, SwiftKey, Others Available to iOS for First Time
Apple released iOS8 today and with the updated operating system comes a new feature many will surely relish: support for third-party keyboards. Though Apple took care to revise its own keyboard application, iOS devices can now install and use keyboard apps made by other companies.
Apple Releases iOS 10 Developer Beta 2
Apple today made a second beta version of iOS 10 available to developers. According to Apple, the new beta contains bug fixes and other improvements.
Swiftkey and Swype for iOS8 Type More Languages
Swiftkey and Swype, which are alternate keyboard applications, both provided updates to their iOS apps this week. Swiftkey added four new languages to its keyboard, including Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, and Dutch.
Amazon Pushes Significant Update to Fire Phone
Amazon has made Fire OS 4.6.1 available to the Fire Phone, which pushes the device up to Android 4.4 KitKat and makes a significant number of improvements. Fire OS 4.6.1 adds support for Bluetooth Low Energy and wireless printing; adds keyboard options and color choices for the calendar and lock screen; and makes improvements to the lock screen, notifications, messaging, and calling apps.