Cerence Reinvigorates Cerence Swype Keyboard for Automotive Applications
Initially developed as a fast way to enter text on mobile phones and tablets, Cerence Swype enables drivers to easily enter text in the car both through the classic “Swype” method – where drivers slide their finger from one letter to the other in one continuous motion – as well as through handwriting recognition or traditional keyboard tapping. Advanced word prediction and completion capabilities based on Cerence’s expertise in text input technology and extensive corpus of natural language understanding data enables correction of typos, auto-completion of words, and prediction of input. In addition, Cerence Swype has been further optimized for operation on the touch screens and touch pads that are commonplace in today’s cars, with necessary adjustments based on the position of the driver relative to the screen. When deployed in a car’s headunit, Cerence Swype becomes a powerful tool for entering addresses, searching for points of interest, accessing car functions and more, enabling safe, speedy interaction with the automotive assistant.
“Cerence Swype is an iconic technology that gained immense popularity among smartphone users looking for a faster, easier way to type,” said
Marking the movement toward Cerence Swype as an input method in the car,
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Source: Cerence Inc.