2/18/2010 11:33:00 AM
TouchType launches text product
London based TouchType has launched a predictive text
technology called FluencyMobile.
The company claims it will enable users to write 50% more
efficiently than other solutions.Tests show that it can predict a
third of all words without a button being pressed and nearly 85%
of words within two characters, said Jonathan Reynolds, CEO of
It has a very powerful personalisation service, as it learns how
the consumer likes to say things.
TouchType also corrects typing errors, reduces high input error
rates made on small mobile keyboards, corrects common spelling
errors, automatically adds apostrophes and inserts accents for
non-English character entries.
The technology will be in US and British English for users of
Google's Android platform via an exclusive release at the Mobile
World Congress. The official launch is scheduled for the end of