Typing on Apple Watch could receive a huge upgrade

Typing on the Apple Watch has been an open problem which has not yet been solved. Many app developers took the route of trying to implement speech to text integrations where possible. However in some situations speech is just not handy, e.g. loud environments or quiet rooms where talking is not convenient.


You might have heard of the popular Fleksy smart keyboard on iOS (download here). Now the developer plans to release a brand new, and fundamentally better keyboard experience for Apple Watch with the FlickType app.

Typing on the Apple Watch has been difficult, because the letter target areas are just very small. But check out the video below to see how smooth typing can be:


You can join the FlickType beta here on TestFlight for free.

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