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Looks like third-party keyboards are a hit for iOS users

Did you download a new keyboard for your iPhone or iPad yesterday? If you did, you’ve got company. Swype and Flesky, which both cost $1, top the Apple App Store paid list today and SwiftKey tops the free list, with over half a million downloads on Wednesday, according to Om Malik. Even though 95 percent of users stick with default settings, according to some measures, that still leaves a lot of consumers who like customization and choice. Who would’ve guessed?