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5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week – Android Apps Weekly [305]

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week – Android Apps Weekly [305]

The 305th Android Apps Weekly is out! Let's about Shadowgun War Games' launch and the government using tracking data.

How To Use Android’s Clipboard Like A Pro

A clipboard is a specific storage space where the information of what you cut/copy resides temporarily. Technically, the data is stored in your RAM and helps you quickly access the data you cut/copied

Gboard’s Emoji Kitchen is My New Favorite Thing

Google introduced my new favorite thing this morning, that being Emoji Kitchen for Gboard beta users. Emoji Kitchen allows you to mix and match your favorite emoji into fun stickers that we haven’t
Gboard tests sticker suggestions mixed and matched from existing emoji (Update: Rolling out in beta)

Gboard tests sticker suggestions mixed and matched from existing emoji (Update: Rolling out in beta)

Update 1: 2020/02/11 1:58am PST Rolling out to beta users Gboard is constantly under construction as Google keeps finding ways to improve one of the most used tools on our phones. The latest
Google needs to fix its notoriously bad bilingual speech recognition on Assistant and Gboard (Updated)

Google needs to fix its notoriously bad bilingual speech recognition on Assistant and Gboard (Updated)

Update 1: 2020/01/26 7:51am PST Over the last week, I've tested a way to mitigate the bilingual woes on Gboard, but I wouldn't call it a proper solution. Head to the keyboard's language settings
Gboard tests sticker suggestions mixed and matched from existing emoji

Gboard tests sticker suggestions mixed and matched from existing emoji

Gboard is constantly under construction as Google keeps finding ways to improve one of the most used tools on our phones. The latest experiment looks extremely similar to an earlier test that added
Google needs to fix its notoriously bad bilingual speech recognition on Assistant and Gboard

Google needs to fix its notoriously bad bilingual speech recognition on Assistant and Gboard

Google collects vast amounts of speech data across all of its products, and while it hasn't been too transparent about the practice, we as users profit from it for the most part. Speech recognition

Gboard update causes major issues

If you updated Google’s keyboard for Android, Gboard, you might be experiencing some serious issues, and if not now, but real soon. The update is causing Gboard to crash, going as far as locking some
Gboard working on GIF and sticker suggestions for emoji

Gboard working on GIF and sticker suggestions for emoji

It's incredible how feature-packed Gboard has become over the years with integrated stickers, GIFs, Google Search, clipboard management, and much more, so Google is trying to make some options more
Google Play Store exhibits anti-competitive behavior toward Fleksy keyboard app

Google Play Store exhibits anti-competitive behavior toward Fleksy keyboard app

Google wants Fleksy to have a higher age rating than Gboard in the Play Store because of an emoji they both have.
Google’s Play Store is giving an age-rating finger to Fleksy, a Gboard rival

Google’s Play Store is giving an age-rating finger to Fleksy, a Gboard rival

Platform power is a helluva a drug. Do a search on Google’s Play Store in Europe and you’ll find the company’s own Gboard app has an age rating of PEGI 3 — aka the pan-European game information
Google’s Play Store is giving an age-rating finger to Fleksy, a Gboard rival

Google’s Play Store is giving an age-rating finger to Fleksy, a Gboard rival

Platform power is a helluva a drug. Do a search on Google’s Play store in Europe and you’ll find the company’s own Gboard app has an age rating of PEGI 3 — aka the pan-European game information

Gboard 8.7 adds speed-stroke settings, keyboard height options

The last Gboard update we featured was back in March when Google improved the virtual keyboard app’s handwriting recognition. AI has allowed fewer mistakes, making the keyboard smarter than ever.
Gboard 8.4 rolling out with taller emoji keyboard and dictionary import/export for some [APK Download]

Gboard 8.4 rolling out with taller emoji keyboard and dictionary import/export for some [APK Download]

Gboard has long become more than a simple keyboard app. It also allows you to send rich media files like GIFs, emoji, ASCII symbols, stickers, and even little Google Search cards for quick reference

Microsoft’s SwiftKey keyboard could be cut off from accessing Gmail from July 15th

In its day, the SwiftKey keyboard app was one of the first apps installed on new Android smartphones because it was so much better than the stock offering, and it still has a faithful following years
Gboard v8.3 brings handwriting support up to more than 200 languages [APK Download]

Gboard v8.3 brings handwriting support up to more than 200 languages [APK Download]

The ability to handwrite on a smartphone may be a godsend whenever you're trying to look up something in a foreign language. But for whatever reason you use that feature, it's important that your
[Update: Addition of 'Trending searches'] Gboard 8.2 improves autocorrect hints [APK Download]

[Update: Addition of 'Trending searches'] Gboard 8.2 improves autocorrect hints [APK Download]

Update 1: 2019/05/10 2:04am PDT Google is heavily testing new things in this release and switching on server-side changes, as we've just got word of a new "Trending searches" feature that shows up
Gboard automatically adjusts its looks based on your Android Q color accents and dark mode settings

Gboard automatically adjusts its looks based on your Android Q color accents and dark mode settings

We recently reported Android Q lets you customize the interface's accent color, which lets you pick a shade that matches your taste to replace the system's default one. In addition, Google officially
Gboard 8.2 improves autocorrect hints [APK Download]

Gboard 8.2 improves autocorrect hints [APK Download]

Google is putting a lot of work into its keyboard, with user-facing changes occurring with pretty much every bigger release. Most recently, we've seen the addition of a clipboard manager, hints for
Google spotlights two tools in the fight against bias in AI

Google spotlights two tools in the fight against bias in AI

Artificial intelligence as we know it is hilariously, gravely flawed. Because machines require human input to infer and learn from and because the resources — be it the actual people, the training