Google has announced a handful of new features making their way to Android devices in time for the holiday season. These include the new Voice Access app and improvements to Nearby Share.
Google has started rolling out 'enhanced voice typing' powered by Google Assistant for Pixel 4 and Pixel 5 devices. The feature offers a faster voice typing experience, auto-punctuation, and more.
Use Gboard as the default keyboard on your Android device? Here are hidden features, tips, and tricks that will help you use Gboard better and further improve the typing experience on your device.
Google is working on a redesign for Gboard for Android which gives it a cleaner look. Right now, Google has rolled out the redesign for select beta testers of Gboard via a server-side switch.
Google is rolling out some new features to Gboard for Android. This includes a new Smart completions feature, based on Smart Compose, that will provide text suggestions in non-messaging apps.
Google has announced some major improvements for its Android TV platform which includes adding support for Instant apps, PIN support for content purchases, Gboard TV with predictive typing, and more.
Ahead of World Emoji Day, Google has detailed the 117 emoji that it is going to debut with Android 11 later this year. Gboard beta users can already access them using the new quick access emoji bar.
A new Gboard beta is letting users access brand-new emoji that have been available in Android 11, but not really accessible. The new emoji can now be used on your phone, but there's a catch.
Google is testing bringing Smart Compose feature from Gmail and Google Drive to Gboard for Android. The feature is currently in beta and is working in selected messaging apps like WhatsApp, Messages.
Google's Gboard app has received a server-side update that lets you paste text that you've copied to the clipboard without making a long press. The update is still available in beta for now.
Gboard users have begun noticing that the dedicated 'G' logo for Search has been removed. A 'Google' branding now sits on the spacebar. Users have taken to the forums to ask for this to be reversed.
Google is currently rolling out a new feature for its Gboard users who have signed up to be beta testers. These beta users can choose from an array of alternate variations for normal emojis.
Google recently updated the voice typing feature on Gboard that enabled automatic punctuations. However, users have begun reporting that the feature is faulty and places punctuation marks randomly.
Google has added artificial intelligence-powered suggestions to its Gboard app, allowing users to quickly insert stickers, emoji, and GIFs into their messages more easily on the fly.
Google has updated its Gboard app to include more realistic mini stickers. Users can now snap a selfie and the machine learning will kick in to generate a more lifelike sticker for you to share.
A new video from Adam Grabowski and Nicolo Bianchino shows mock-up designs of several core Google apps. The designs shouldn't be regarded as the final designs but they give us a glimpse of the future.
Google has updated Gboard for iOS. In the 1.29.0 update, users can now enable the Morse code keyboard. Aside from being pretty cool for anyone to know, the feature will greatly help disabled people.
Google today announced that an update to Gboard for Android will bring 20+ new languages to the keyboard app. These include, among others, SImplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, and Korean.
Although no update is available yet, Google offers three workarounds for Gboard on iOS which may solve gesture typing and typing corrections. Users are advised to follow the thread for updates.
Gboard, Google's keyboard for Android, has received a significant update today in which the company introduced the ability to send stickers and personalized Bitmoji in conversations and posts.
Google today announced voice support for an additional 21 languages for its search, Gboard on Android and the Cloud Search API, adding Georgian, Swahili, eight Indian languages, among others.
Google has updated Gboard, the company's third-party soft keyboard for iOS with integrated YouTube and Maps search, and a new Ink feature for drawing doodles and random text that can be shared.
Gboard is an alternative virtual keyboard for Android, offering many useful features. A new update has been released, that sees the beta version receive an Incognito mode and minor cosmetic tweaks.
Gboard has been updated to make existing tools and features easier to access. You can access a translation tool just by hitting the "G" icon and the keyboard will also make emoji and GIF suggestions.
Google has updated its keyboard app, Gboard, for iOS. The new updates bring 'Doodles', the ability to use voice typing, and 15 languages. The updated app can be downloaded from the App Store.
Telegram 3.16 has arrived on the Play Store and App Store bringing with it the ability to unsend messages and better monitor your data usage within the app. Telegram links also got a lot shorter too.
Last month, Google launched Gboard - an iOS keyboard with built-in web, emoji and GIF search functions - but only in the US. Now, though, iPhone users in the UK can download it from the App Store too.
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Google's new keyboard allows users to search for and share content without having to jump between apps, including integrated GIF search, and offering the ability to quickly find just the right emoji.