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Wear OS by Google finally gets Gboard keyboard

Wear OS by Google finally gets Gboard keyboard

You have probably heard of complaints and criticisms regarding the development pace of Wear OS, or rather the lack of it. Some feel that it doesn't get as much love from Google and that Wear OS seems to exist only so that Google would have something to show for in the wearable market. Google hasn't exactly abandoned it, as shown by the arrival of its Gboard virtual keyboard on Wear OS. Unfortunately, it also reveals exactly how long it took to make that happen.

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These new Android 11 emoji are getting the perfect Gboard upgrade

These new Android 11 emoji are getting the perfect Gboard upgrade

Today, as it happens, is World Emoji Day. While that probably doesn't mean a whole lot to most people out there, it means something to Google, which is revealing a number of new emoji that will go live with Android 11 later this year. As you might expect, the inbound emoji include a healthy mix of people, food, animals, and things. There's even a tree stump emoji!

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Gboard for iOS adds text translation support: Here’s how to use it

Gboard for iOS adds text translation support: Here’s how to use it

Google has released an update for its Gboard mobile keyboard for iOS, adding text translation support for all languages supported by Google Translate. The new feature enables iPhone and iPad owners to directly translate text-based messages without toggling to the separate Google Translate app, speeding up the entire process and decreasing disruption to ongoing conversations.

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