Google Keyboard gets huge update in v5.0

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Google Keyboard gets huge update in v5.0

Post by jambo » 03 May 2016, 13:07

Google just dropped this huge v5.0 update

  • new emoji/numpad button locations surrounding the space bar
  • opt-in and a setting for sharing snippets with Google to improve
  • the keyboard for everyone (what and how you type)
  • show key border toggle
  • one-handed mode toggle
  • long-press for hinted symbols toggle
  • keyboard height setting (5 positions from short to tall)
  • Holo White and Holo Blue themes phased out
  • auto-capitalization toggle
  • double-space period toggle
  • new first-time user experience (FTUE)
  • dynamic floating preview toggle removed
  • enable gesture delete toggle (slide left from delete key)
  • enable gesture cursor control (move cursor by sliding across space bar)
  • some settings got moved around


    Changelog from AndroidPolice :
  • Option to show key border, no more holo themes
  • One-handed mode
  • Long-press for hinted symbols can be toggled
  • Adjustable keyboard height in settings
  • New first-run experience
  • Opt-in and a setting for sharing snippets with Google to improve the keyboard for everyone
  • Long-press and drag to remove suggestions from suggestion bar

    Gesture Typing:
  • Dynamic floating preview removed (preview in suggestion bar now)
  • Delete whole words by sliding left from delete key
  • Gesture cursor control by sliding left/right on space bar
  • Faster access to numpad and emoji
one handed mode and swipe to delete full words. finally.

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