Sunday, November 23, 2008

Typing Genius for iPhone/iPod Touch

Writing on a full touch screen mobile devices like the iPhone, can become a wearisome transition for an avid user who accustomed to devices with physically built-in keyboard.

Some say it's a close experience, all it takes to be accustomed with on-screen keyboard is practice. For you who own iPhone or iPod Touch with v2.0 software update (or above), there's a great tutor app to enhance your typing skill called Typing Genius.

According to iPhone Atlas; the app includes 50 randomized exercises in 17 categories. Key statistics are provided and tracked allowing users to see how they perform in normal mode, landscape, and without auto-correction. Tips regarding hidden shortcuts are also included.

The application’s developer boasts “Most iPhone or iPod Touch users type at an average rate of 30-50 CPM (characters per minute). Typing Genius can assist you in reaching an average of 100-150CPM.” Here are some of the app's features:
  • 17 categories of remedial and practical exercises
  • Comparison with landscape mode and without autocorrection to benchmark results
  • Over 50 exercises randomized to keep statistics accurate
  • Over 10 key statistics including graphed results

If you believe you need a tutoring app for writing with your iPhone/iPod Touch, then get this $2 worth app by clicking on the link above.

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