The Google Gboard keyboard is one of the most used in the world for one reason: constant updates. According to the most recent, Google is adding the smart responses and recommendation of GIFs and Stickers, according to the context of the users’ conversations.
These functions appeared in some users with experimental versions installed. . In any case, it shouldn’t be long before these Gboard functions are released in an official and stable update.
Google Gboard is getting more and more complete
Smart replies are a function that already exists in Gmail, where the platform suggests phrases or words previously written by the user, such as greetings or signatures. Inserting this function in Gboard is extremely useful and a way to improve text prediction.
Next are the suggestions for Stickers, which, as expected, suggests Stickers that the user sends frequently. It is also possible, through a long touch, to disable Stickers or show more. A handy shortcut.
Finally, we have the suggestion of GIFs. These are based on the texts of the conversation and appear to be quite accurate. In the example below, Gboard detected some keywords from the conversation and suggested them, as soon as the user opened the GIF search.
If you want to test Gboard with these functions, you must agree to become an app tester. To do this, enter the Gboard test page and accept. As soon as you do, you will immediately receive a Gboard update on your device, where it will install the Beta version.
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