SOURCE: Fleksy, Inc


February 12, 2015 09:00 ET

Fleksy Shares the Love With Version 5.2 Launch

Fleksy Gives All Users a Free Theme for Valentine's Day, and Rolls out 5.2 Update Including New Extensions and iOS Features

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - February 12, 2015) - Fleksy, the beloved keyboard app used by millions, today launched their 5.2 update to both iOS and Android. In an effort to"Share The Love," Fleksy is also giving every user a free theme on Valentine's Day, and introducing the Heart Keypops Extension, which allows users to make each keypress pop with a colorful heart.

"We love our users like family, and this is a small way for us to wish every one of them the very best this Valentine's Day." said Kosta Eleftheriou, Founder and CEO of Fleksy.

In addition to the Share The Love promotion, 5.2 brings 3 new animated themes and new core features to iOS, and introduces 2 new Extensions on each platform. The second Extension, Hotkeys, will provide users with 7 "open" key spaces, which can be customized with anything the user likes -- favorite emoji, email addresses, common phrases, etc.

iOS feature improvements in 5.2 include options allowing users to change the function of their "globe" button, toggle case-sensitive layouts, and added buttons in landscape mode. The 3 animated themes for iOS mark the first animated themes released by Fleksy, and feature fun effects like heatmapping and more.

Fleksy's keyboard for iOS and Android is available for download at:



About Fleksy

Fleksy is a next generation keyboard that makes typing on any smart device fast and incredibly customizable. Fleksy has seen over 3 million downloads and ranked highly as the #1 paid app in 25 countries.

Officially the fastest smartphone keyboard in the world (Guinness World Record, May 2014 & November 2014), Fleksy is already used by millions of people in over 170 countries. It features the world's most powerful typing technology, an award winning design, and is the only keyboard with fun and useful Extensions.

Winner of the CES Award for Design and Engineering, the South by Southwest (SXSW) Award, and a 2014 Golden Stevie Award for Innovation, Fleksy is the world's most innovative keyboard company. It was the first keyboard to enable blind typing on a smartphone (Access Award by the American Foundation for the Blind), the first keyboard to be deployed on a smartwatch, and the first keyboard to enable typing in a 3D augmented reality platform (Leap Motion).

Fleksy is backed by venture capital including Highland Capital Partners and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.

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