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Three years of SwiftKey – win prizes!

July 15, 2013

Update: This competition has now closed and we’ll update the winners soon! Thanks for all the submissions. This weekend marked three years since SwiftKey launched on Google Play (or Android Market as it was called then), beginning a new era …

Would you try out ‘Formal Friday’?

July 12, 2013

Like many technology companies, we have a relaxed office style. If we’re not meeting very serious business people, most of us come to work in an assortment of jeans, t-shirts and sneakers (or “trainers”, as we’re British). It’s not uncommon …

SwiftKey let loose and Go Ape

July 1, 2013

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a SwiftKey team away day! All of us based in the London HQ took a break from our screens last week and headed off for a treetop adventure at Go …

Meet the VIPs: hcoonan

June 27, 2013

Now and again we like to showcase and say thank you to users whose efforts as part of our community really stand out. Hayden, or hcoonan as he’s known in the VIP forum, is one such user. His enthusiasm and …

Starting from Scratch: Teaching the coders of the future

May 22, 2013

At SwiftKey, we’re big believers in the benefits of sharing knowledge and we’re passionate about the value of coding. So why not pass on these skills to the programmers of the future? Recently, Páidí and Chris have been running CodeClubs …

The world according to SwiftKey

April 18, 2013

Last week we showed you what your SwiftKey stats mean; today we’re taking a look at the habits of SwiftKey users around the world. Based on our anonymous usage stats, we’ve got some very interesting insights about how different countries …

A musical night at SwiftKey

April 15, 2013

You know that we have some of the best coders in the business, but did you know about our team’s musical streak? Well, neither did we until this week when we held our first ever SwiftKey Music Night, tempting out …

What do my SwiftKey stats mean?

April 5, 2013

In SwiftKey 4 we’ve added some new and exciting numbers to your stats page, so we thought we’d have a look at what all these impressive-looking numbers really mean. You can find your stats by going to SwiftKey settings (press and hold …

SwiftKey Tilt – the whole-body typing experience

April 1, 2013

Today we’re unveiling the future of mobile typing – SwiftKey Tilt. We were recently named one of the most innovative mobile companies in the world and our last major release, SwiftKey 4, made typing even faster, easier and more personalized. …

SwiftKey VIP smashes through 100,000 mark

February 21, 2013

Seeing the feedback on our launch of SwiftKey 4 yesterday was phenomenal. As our Community Manager, times like this really cause me to reflect on what’s made SwiftKey so successful. Our VIP Community now has an incredible 100,000 members and …

Meet the VIPs – GS88

February 13, 2013

At SwiftKey, the VIP community is a big deal and we value everyone who spends time sharing their feedback and suggestions. Sometimes, members give that bit extra and their commitment attracts the attention of the wider team at SwiftKey. Graham, better …