Gboard adds support for more than new 50 language varieties

Every few months, Google adds some new language variants to Gboard. This time around, a whopping 50+ language varieties have been added, most of which you probably haven’t heard of. Unfortunately, Google hasn’t divulged every single addition, though there are some that are name-dropped.

Without further ado, here’s the list of 31 mentioned:

Alas
Amis
Brahui
Choctaw
Gayo
Giryama
Gorontalo
Gusii
Hehe
Iban
Jingpho
Kadazandusun
Kamba
Kekchi
Konkomba
Konzo
Kumyk
Lugbara
Luo
Makasaar
Meru
Nande
Nkore
Nyaturu
Sasak
Teso
Tooro & Wayuu
Karelian
Komi-Permyak
Eastern Oromo
Trinidadian Creole English

Unfortunately, because Google didn’t provide all of the names in the changelog and the support page hasn’t yet been updated, we’re still missing over 19 entries from that list. Read MoreGboard adds support for more than new 50 language varieties was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

Gboard v7.8 prepares option to clear search history, enhancements to voice typing and clipboard manager [APK Teardown]

 

The latest update to the Gboard app is now out, but it doesn’t appear to be adding any features in this update, or at least not yet. A teardown points to some enhancements to some features we’ve either seen in the past or expect to go live in the near future, including tweaks to the Clipboard Manager, an option to delete search history, follow-ups related to voice typing, and of course, a ton of new languages and localized keyboards. Read MoreGboard v7.8 prepares option to clear search history, enhancements to voice typing and clipboard manager [APK Teardown] was written by the awesome team at Android Police.