SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- KeyPoint Technologies – in joint development partnership with 2ThumbZ Entertainment, the leading provider of collegiate mobile applications - today announced the launch of their Spirit Keyboards, a one-of-a-kind line of college-themed smart keyboards for Android. Now university students, alumni and college sports fans can download highly advanced, fully functional smartphone keyboards showcasing the colors and logos of their favorite schools. With each keyboard, users also receive a specialized dictionary containing hundreds of unique words used on and around their campuses.
The College-themed Spirit Keyboards are based on the Adaptxt world-class prediction engine that uses artificial intelligence and algorithms, as well as specialized languages, to provide the most accurate word prediction available. Adaptxt also offers the greatest variety of industry dictionaries available today, including: legal, financial, medical and IT & Telecom – all available in multiple languages.
This combination of features allows users to message accurately with minimal keystrokes. With your Spirit Keyboard, school pride is always top of mind as you interact with all your apps, check email and text. Your school's specialized dictionary optimizes and personalizes your efforts even more.
"We used our expertise in languages and prediction to provide users with a powerful and intuitive messaging tool that can be highly customized," said Ronald Brown, Vice President of Marketing at KeyPoint Technologies. "Each Spirit Keyboard knows the 'insider' names of your favorite college athletes, local post-game bars and it even remembers your quirky game-day catchphrases."
"2ThumbZ is excited to be working with KeyPoint in bringing the Spirit Keyboards to market," says Andrew Fox, EVP, Business Development. "This is truly a unique and innovative product that brings a new level of personalization to the Smartphone."
Spirit Keyboards are available for 31 leading universities featuring top NCAA football programs across the country, including Alabama, Ohio State, Texas A&M, Notre Dame, Oklahoma and Stanford.
- Graphically rich theme keyboards featuring school colors, logo and mascot
- Specialized dictionaries that include university specific jargon
- A share key to post messages to Facebook and Twitter directly from your keyboard
Adaptxt branded keyboards are available in 81 languages at the Google Play Store and 94 languages for OEM partners.
Pricing and Availability
Each college-themed Spirit Keyboard for Android is $2.99 and available for immediate download at the Google Play Store.
To download the app for your favorite school, visit one of the following links:
The University of Alabama
University of Arkansas
University of Florida
Florida State University
The University of Georgia
The University of Iowa
Iowa State University
The University of Kansas
University of Kentucky
Louisiana State University
University of Michigan
Michigan State University
University of Missouri
The University of Nebraska
The University of North Carolina
University of Notre Dame
The Ohio State University
The University of Oklahoma
University of South Carolina
University of Southern California
The University of Tennessee
The University of Texas
Texas A&M University
West Virginia University
University of Wisconsin
About ADAPTXT, a KeyPoint Technologies Innovation
ADAPTXT dramatically improves people's ability to quickly input their ideas, words and commands into Android devices of all kinds. Using the latest advances in linguistic science and artificial intelligence to anticipate users' meaning, ADAPTXT's smart keyboard applications make human/machine interaction dramatically more enjoyable, personal and accurate. Developed by KeyPoint Technologies, Ltd., ADAPTXT branded keyboards represent the leading use of predictive computer input technology in the market today. Founded in 2004, KeyPoint Technologies is headquartered in Glasgow, Scotland, with additional offices in India, China, Japan and the U.S. The company is a trusted partner for OEMs, platform providers and developers. KeyPoint Technologies is privately owned.
Adaptxt is a registered trademark of KeyPoint Technologies, Ltd. All other registered or unregistered trademarks are the sole property of their respective owners.
SOURCE KeyPoint Technologies