Category: Productivity Seller: Yin Sha Requirements: iOS 6.0 or later Compatibility: iPad (Path Input Pro and Lite available for iPhone and iPod touch) File Size: 9.3MB Version Reviewed: 1.0 Price: Free Age Rating: 4+
TopApp’s Path Input is an intriguing text input solution for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. It’s not yet a fully satisfactory replacement for the default iOS keyboard for productivity, and its
unique features tend to tilt a bit toward clever gimmickry rather than practicality (IMHO), but it’s interesting, free, and may well be the answer to some users’ keyboard needs.
Path Input’s distinctive features include:
You can input a word by drawing its path on the keyboard. For example, to input the word “book,” you can touch down your finger at key ‘B’, move to key ‘O’, then to key ‘K’ and lift up your
finger. This input mode can tolerate the error. In the above instance, if you lift up your finger at key ‘L’, you can also get the word “book” since “bol”, “bool” or “boll” is not meaningful or
common English word. It’s clever, but I’m not much of a gesture jock, and can’t imagine any ordinary circumstance where…