Swype has been adding a lot of fans, and comes shipped as default on the Verizon Samsung Omnia 2. Franklin Page, a recent Swype hire, must also have liked it very much, as he managed to break the Guinness World Record for texting speed on a touch screen smartphone using the SIP.
He wrote the phase "The razor-toothed piranhas of the genera Serrasalmus and Pygocentrus are the most ferocious freshwater fish in the world. In reality they seldom attack a human." in only 35.54 seconds
The above video features Page and the Samsung Omnia 2 in action.
Paul Golden, chief marketing officer for Samsung Tele-communications America, stated, "Samsung Mobile is proud to be the first handset manufacturer to bring innovations like Swype to market. We knew that Swype made touch screen texting faster and easier and setting a new Guinness World Record is an exciting way to show what the technology can really do."
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