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    Predictive text differs from phone to phone, some allow you to add to the dictionary and some don't.
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    (Original post by paddy__power)
    Predictive text differs from phone to phone, some allow you to add to the dictionary and some don't.
    Predictive text has allowed me to add to the dictionary since like, '97 o.O

    (Okay, maybe not '97 as i'd have been like, 7, but definitely around 2001-2)
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    (Original post by paperclip)
    Predictive text has allowed me to add to the dictionary since like, '97 o.O

    (Okay, maybe not '97 as i'd have been like, 7, but definitely around 2001-2)
    Depends on the phone I would imagine.
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    (Original post by paddy__power)
    Depends on the phone I would imagine.
    Well i've gone from cheapo phones, standard phones to smart phones, nokia, samsung, sony ericsson, HTC, etc. I'm almost definite it's a standard feature, unless you can show me otherwise? How it actually 'predicts' what you're gonna say is probably more variable however (i know you can download an android dictionary that learns how you type, and in some cases has actually written a whole message for me lol! Not sure about iphones, though i know you can add to the dictionary)

    For some odd reason, i know a lot about phones. I think it comes with being forgetful :p:
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    Just turn the bloody thing off?
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    (Original post by paperclip)
    Well i've gone from cheapo phones, standard phones to smart phones, nokia, samsung, sony ericsson, HTC, etc. I'm almost definite it's a standard feature, unless you can show me otherwise? How it actually 'predicts' what you're gonna say is probably more variable however (i know you can download an android dictionary that learns how you type, and in some cases has actually written a whole message for me lol! Not sure about iphones, though i know you can add to the dictionary)

    For some odd reason, i know a lot about phones. I think it comes with being forgetful :p:
    Do you mean you have always been able to manually add to the dictionary?
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    (Original post by paddy__power)
    Do you mean you have always been able to manually add to the dictionary?
    Yeah, well, a few years after predictive came out/became common anyways.
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    (Original post by paperclip)
    Yeah, well, a few years after predictive came out/became common anyways.
    Oh, possibly then. I meant add whenever you use it in the body of your text. I don't know a great deal about phones tbh.
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    My phone has started making things into words I actually use that aren't in a dictionary. It used to constantly turn 'kk' into 'ok' and now it doesn't bother.
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    I have a pretty new phone so it registers anything I use in the dictionary and then, AFAIK, chooses the most common thing I could be trying to say. I t works okay
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    Mine still swear filters though, which is irritating.
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    Now I remember why I find socialists irritating
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    Just finished watching another series... I hate it when a good series ends...
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    Someone in my Uni's help forum asked what the girls look like. I lol'd.
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    Haha my spell checker doesn't recognise the name Gaddafi... it is suggesting I change it to Garfield

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    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-13971770

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PZtVm8wtyFI

    ^^ Just found this. Oh dear :facepalm2:


    I wonder if Ed Miliband thinks the strikes are wrong? That the rhetoric has gone to far?
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    Okay guys, I need some help. I need something new to watch.

    I have been watching tonnes of cartoons recently and I have completely watched all Dragonball episodes and Avatar: Last Airbender. I need another cartoon/anime to watch. Any suggestions?
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    (Original post by Teaddict)
    Okay guys, I need some help. I need something new to watch.

    I have been watching tonnes of cartoons recently and I have completely watched all Dragonball episodes and Avatar: Last Airbender. I need another cartoon/anime to watch. Any suggestions?
    If you've never watched them then I thoroughly recommend Alec Guinness's portrayal of George Smiley in Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, and Smiley's People. Fantastic series and there's not much that need be said about Guinness and his acting.
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    (Original post by Adorno)
    If you've never watched them then I thoroughly recommend Alec Guinness's portrayal of George Smiley in Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, and Smiley's People. Fantastic series and there's not much that need be said about Guinness and his acting.
    That isn't an anime/animation/cartoon though is it?
 
 
 
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