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What’s the best Android keyboard of 2014 according to Lifehacker?

June 23, 2014

Hi everyone, We wanted to share the exciting news with you that, after running a poll of Android users on their favorite replacement keyboard, Lifehacker announced that SwiftKey is ‘Best Android Keyboard’ of 2014! We have been voted ‘best Android keyboard’ …

Inspiring responsible entrepreneurship – five top tips

June 23, 2014

Last Thursday we hosted Business in the Community’s ‘Inspiring responsible entrepreneurship’ event. We saw 20 business delegates, CEOs or founders from successful UK businesses, descend on SwiftKey towers for an afternoon packed with sessions exploring what it takes to make …

SwiftKey co-founder takes home Founders Forum award

June 18, 2014

Hi everyone, Right on the heels of last week’s major update to the SwiftKey Keyboard and the launch of the SwiftKey Store, we’ve got some exciting news to share from both of our co-founders! Last week, Ben, our CTO and …

Why do my emoji look different on SwiftKey Keyboard?

June 12, 2014

Hi everyone, We hope you’re enjoying getting your hands on more than 800 fun emoji, making your emails and messages all the more expressive. We’ve noticed some confusion around why the appearance of emoji varies between different versions of Android …

Why we set SwiftKey free

June 11, 2014

Hi everyone, We revealed some exciting news earlier today about a major update to SwiftKey Keyboard with many new features, most of which were a direct result of your feedback. A big part of this news is that the app …

SwiftKey crowned Europa Awards’ ‘Grand Prix’ Winner

June 11, 2014

Hi everyone, Some very exciting news to share with you – we’ve just been awarded two prizes at this year’s Europas in London! SwiftKey was chosen for the Coolest Tech Innovation prize, as well as scooping the overall Europa Grand Prix …

SwiftKey a winner in Santander’s Breakthrough 50

June 9, 2014

Some exciting news to bring you from SwiftKey headquarters! The team has reached the top five in the Santander Breakthrough 50 Awards in partnership with start-up consultancy Smarta. The award was announced at a special ceremony at Kensington Roof Gardens …

New update for SwiftKey emoji beta out today

June 5, 2014

Hi everyone, We wanted to give you a quick heads up that we’ve got a new beta for you featuring emoji support and the number row today, so you don’t need to worry when your current version expires! We really …

SwiftKey is coming to iOS 8

June 2, 2014

Hi everyone, As you may have heard, Apple announced this morning at WWDC that with the launch of iOS 8, they are supporting the use of third-party keyboards. Big news! We wanted to make sure to let you all know …

Introducing SwiftKey Japanese beta

May 15, 2014

SwiftKey 日本語入力が登場しました The fastest way to type in Japanese – スマホでサクサク 日本語入力 If you are a Japanese speaker or have friends who speak Japanese then you’re in for a treat. After months of incredibly hard work from our in-house Japanese …

SwiftKey pledges to boost students’ science and tech skills

May 7, 2014

Innovative companies, and the wider economy, depend on people with skills in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). That’s why we at SwiftKey are pledging to do our bit to help inspire the next generation of talent. We’ve agreed to …