Over the past few years, the tech world has become fascinated with a new concept, modular smartphones. The ability to change at will, to add and subtract, and to continuously update is one that immediately piques the interest. Attempts have been made, though few have found success. Google suspended Project Ara, LG ditched ... Read More »
Google Keyboard for Android is now officially called Gboard, mirroring the Gboard keyboard released for iOS. This update changes the name and adds a lot of features people have been asking for. Here’s a full changelog:
G button (enabled in settings) offers quick access to search from the keyboard ... Read More »
The Google Pixel C tablet is currently on sale on the Google Store, though it’s only the 64GB model that’s being discounted. The 32GB model is still going for the sale $499, but you can pick up a 64GB model for $100 off, making it the same $499 price.
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BlackBerry announced yesterday that it will no longer be making its own hardware. This is a move to cut costs and focus on software, where BlackBerry may still see success. This news worried fans of the classic BlackBerry keyboard.
Thankfully, CEO John Chen says ... Read More »
SwiftKey keyboard is greatly loved by many, and many of us here at Android and Me use it daily. And it’s about to get better with a big update that launched today.
SwiftKey is a fan favorite keyboard that has a very loyal following. The beta version of the app was just updated with some awesome new features that have been sorely missing from Android itself.
The keyboard now has a clipboard manager, storing the things you copy and paste for an ... Read More »
The BlackBerry Priv may be a bit slow to get OS updates, but the flexibility of the Play Store allowing companies to update apps rather than the entire operating system has made adding features much easier. BlackBerry has just released a few app updates for the Android-powered device and the additional features are great.
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Google Keyboard is a very solid keyboard, but it has seen very few improvements lately. Fortunately, it seems that Google has been saving all the good stuff for one big update, because the latest update to version 5.0 is huge. Here’s a changelog:
Option to show key border, no more holo themes One-handed mode Long-press for ... Read More »
The BlackBerry Priv is not only BlackBerry’s first Android phone, but it’s also a high-end one. Unfortunately, it isn’t selling as well as the company had hoped. BlackBerry sold 600,000 phones in the first three months of 2016, which was less than expected. Unfortunately, we don’t know how many of them ... Read More »
The latest SwiftKey update brings a few important enhancements, including Pinyin support for traditional Chinese. Traditional Chinese speakers can now enter the language using a QWERTY layout. Also included are typing enhancements that are aimed at improving typing performance, making it easier to type on. The emoji panel has been improved as well.
Unfortunately, this ... Read More »