Gboard Update Brings YouTube and Maps Integrations

Latest Gboard iPhone updates include access to Maps, YouTube & a new drawing feature

Users can tap the G button, and pull in information from Maps and YouTube, making it "easier than ever to share location and video content in any messaging app" according to associate product manager Alan Ni. The Ink feature will allow users to draw and share the image right from the keyboard. Now only available to iOS users, the new feature will let you share your current location and search for your favorite videos. As declared by the search engine giant, Google has released an updated version for its Gboard keyboard application to the iOS users, while android users need to wait a little longer to get the new version of the app. They will be able to search and share a video directly from the Gboard app.

The Gboard now features an emoji search box where you can tap on the emoji handwriting icon to draw directly on the screen.

These new features have been added to the latest Gboard app for the iPhone. To access this, tap on G button and the YouTube icon. SwiftKey was updated last month to incorporate emoji prediction, upgraded 3D Touch features, new themes and support for additional languages.

Kashmir: Burqa-clad gunmen loot 5 lakh from bank in Arwani
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And as an added bonus, we now support three new languages: Arabic, Hebrew and Farsi.

Apart from a different font and lighter colour-scheme, Gboard doesn't look much different than the standard iOS keyboard.

Google first launched Gboard in May 2016 for iOS, adding an Android version six months later. It also features a new "Ink" tab, clicking on which will let users sketch their masterpiece art to share with their contacts. It is somewhat similar to the feature already seen on iMessages. Or coming with GIF and emoji suggestions, or instant translations, and many more.

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