17 Jun Brush up on Gboard’s latest tips and tricks
Today Gboard for Android is getting an improve. In addition to our continued efforts to enhance typing high quality with machine intelligence, this replace brings new methods to get inventive and lower down textual content time.
In the emoji search field, now you can faucet the emoji handwriting icon to attract emoji straight onto the display screen. Your drawing will mechanically be acknowledged and present outcomes to your favourite emoji.😎
To allow you to up your texts per minute, Gboard now consists of phrase ideas to foretell what you intend to kind subsequent. For instance, attempt typing “looking forward” and Gboard suggests “to seeing” or “to it” as you kind. This is supported in English in the present day and will probably be rolling out to extra languages quickly.
When you’re looking within the keyboard, we’ll now supply a number of outcomes so that you can flick through, making it simpler to go looking and share in any app. In addition, on a card, you possibly can click on by means of to go to Maps, name a enterprise, or watch a YouTube video. Just press the G or arrow->magnifying glass within the suggestion strip to start out looking.
Finally, Gboard now helps greater than 200 language varieties, and we’re additionally including ideas and gesture typing for Azerbaijani (Iran), Dhivehi, French (Belgium), Hawaiian, Maori and Samoan, and easy keyboards so you possibly can kind and textual content in Dzongkha, Ewe, Navajo, Tsonga, and Okay’iche’.
To take a look at drive these updates to Gboard for Android, head to the Google Play Store and be sure to’re operating the latest model of the app (model 6.three).