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Google just added 30 languages to its voice-to-text feature in Gboard

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Google announced today its adding 30 new languages to voice typing in its popular keyboard app, Gboard.

Now, people who speak Gujarati (India) or Nepali (Nepal) can simply talk directly to their phone rather than having to type as long as Gboard is set as the phone’s default keyboard.

The new update will bring the total number of supported languages in Gboard up to 119 varieties and the additions primarily focus on emerging markets like places in India and Africa.

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GBoard now supports YouTube and Google Maps for faster texting

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Google’s smart keyboard for iPhone, GBoard, just got some serious upgrades.

Forget fake news. Facebook needs to do something about fake ads

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Patrick Stewart is just fine. I looked at his Twitter. He’s happy and healthy and staring in a meh Emoji Movie.

I did my spot check shortly after seeing disturbing ad on Facebook. It inferred that something had happened to one of the world’s most beloved actors.

Perhaps you’ve seen these Facebook ads, the cryptic, often misleading images and text that sit neatly in the right rail of your desktop Facebook, right next to your newsfeed. Facebook calls the area “Sponsored,” so you know they’re…

Keyboard ads are your latest dystopian tech nightmare

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Banner ads are the last thing you’d ever expect to see (or want) included with your smartphone’s on-screen keyboard.

Yet, that’s exactly what some owners of HTC Android phones are discovering on their devices. The reaction to the big time screw up is unanimous: “What the hell is this doing here?”

Some HTC 10 and U11 users with the default TouchPal keyboard installed on their devices started noticing banner ads…

Ditch your keyboard in 20 languages with Microsoft’s new dictation app

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AI assistants like Siri and Cortana are making voice commands the go-to way we interact with our speakers and smartphones, but on our computers, most of us are still chained to the keyboard.

Microsoft’s slick new keyboard comes with a fingerprint sensor built in

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Your next keyboard could have a fingerprint scanner built right into it.

Microsoft has put up product pages for two new Surface accessories – the Modern Keyboard and the Modern Mouse.

Your cracked iPhone screen might soon be easier and cheaper to repair

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About once a month, someone who’s cracked their iPhone’s screen asks me what to do. And sadly, I have to tell them that repair will be costly; so costly, in fact, that they might be better off selling the broken phone for parts and getting a new one.

WhatsApp embraces visuals with filters, albums, and reply shortcuts

We’re mesmerized by this spelling bee contestant typing as she spells

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You might’ve once used your fingers to help count the number of letters in a word while spelling, or tried to write the word out on your palm.

But now there seems to be a new generation of kids who type as they spell, and we can’t help but be mesmerised.

Like this effort from Alabama’s Erin Howard at the National Spelling Bee on Thursday night, who spelt out “apparentement” — while typing on a keyboard that…

North Korea loves Apple so much, it’s produced an iPad of its own

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North Korea’s got a new tablet on the market. And it’s not shied away from calling it an iPad.

The “Ryonghung IPad” was featured in the latest edition of the country’s Foreign Trade magazine.

In it, the product is claimed to have a quadcore 1.2 Ghz CPU, 1GB of RAM, an 8GB hard disk, an HDMI cable connection and a keyboard, according to NK News. It’s manufactured by Myohyang IT Company.

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