mic_888 · May 2, 2011 at 09:00 am

Brand New Version Of Thumb Keyboard Released

Following the success of XDA forum member appelflap‘s Thumb Keyboard in November of last year, here comes a completely new version, rebuilt from scratch and launched as a public beta.

The app has been built from a whole new core and optimised for Gingerbread and Honeycomb, as well as introducing a whole lot of new features including:

  • Multi-touch
  • Correct previous written words with suggestions
  • Shortcuts – store and edit written phrases, mail signatures, logins and insert them with a simple tap
  • New addition to the prediction algorithm
  • New – resize the width of the letter keys on the split layouts
  • Alternative suggestions for voice input
  • Redesign of the keyboard based on multi-touch chording
  • New style popup keyboards
  • New design of the keyboard layout
  • Lots more!

To find out more information and download the beta, head on over to the application thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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