RIM and BlackBerry 10 have made the week exciting with teaser images and leaked photographs of the BlackBerry 10 aka “London” that gave us a good idea of its hardware and even a walk-through video! RIM has released a new video that shows off the touchscreen keyboard of the device with the Head of Software Portfolio for BlackBerry, Vivek Bhardwaj. Also Read - Three senior BlackBerry executives laid-off
BlackBerry purists would tell you that nothing beats a physical keyboard but that may change with the new touchscreen keyboard. The keys are designed to look and give the feel of a physical keyboard with maximized letter keys that allow higher efficiency when typing at high speeds. Also Read - Fake BBM app fools thousands of Android users
The keyboard is smarter and it learns words based on your vocabulary for future suggestions. The coolest feature is the contextual awareness while typing which essentially means that the keyboard will recognize and add spaces between words, which is quite astonishing and very helpful when you are blazing through words. Also Read - Hands-on: BlackBerry Q10
The software infers the need for spaces as and when required and the content awareness cleverly switches the language as per your requirement. Watch the video to check out the intelligent and cool features of the new keyboard.