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support the Touch Bar. Some apps have limited support without an update – we’re typing this in Byword 2.7, which doesn’t have official support at the time of writing, but the Touch Bar is showing the same QuickType options and emoji picker that we enjoy in apps such as Messages and TextEdit. If we select some text, we get the same formatting controls in the Touch Bar as we would in Mail or Pages. We’ll take it. Speaking of QuickType suggestions, this is one area where the Touch Bar falls flat. We type about 80 words per minute, and suggestions just can’t keep up with that, lagging as far as two words behind our fingers. While we’re in the midst of typing a sentence, the words tend to freeze up and only change when we stop typing. But the suggestions can be useful if you’re a hunt-and-peck

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