The Sound Of One-Hand Apping: TikiNotes Virtual Keyboard Gets The Job Done With Only Six Keys

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Betcha didn't know there was a keyboard war waging on the iPhone, did ya?

The upcoming Samsung Omnia II (for Verizon) smartphone offers a one-handed typing system dubbed "Swype." Now, TikiLabs' TikiNotes fires back with a free iPhone app that boils the iPhone typing experience down to six keys.  (Android and WinMo flavors are expected shortly.)  We're guessing that kids used to texting on a cell phone with just the 0-9 keys will find this easier to pick up than us old QWERTY fogies.  TikiLabs even posted a head-to-head comparison video of TikiNotes and Swype:

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