'Sloppy typing' is the future

Teachers of the world probably won't approve, but we like the look of this new app which allows 'sloppy' typing on your smartphone.

Designed by start-up Whirlscape this new keyboard re-imagines the QWERTY keyboard by streamlining the keys into a single line; allowing you to type away without any worries about precision. Which, according to lead designer Will Walmsley, permits some "delightfully fast, sloppy typing".

It's early days yet for the app so we mightn't get our hands on it for a while, but if it lives up to the promise of this video we're onboard...