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GBoard: Newest Update in the Market of Android Keyboard Apps

Google in it’s blog yesterday announced that the Android OS is getting a new keyboard, or, speaking more precisely, that the Google Keyboard on Android has been renamed to Gboard.

New GBoard layout (formerly known as Google Keyboard). Image credit: Google video on YouTube (see the actual video below)

New update promises keep main advantages, including speed and accuracy, Glide Typing  (aka Swype, Flow) and voice typing. There is also a Google Search integrated directly in the keyboard, which can be used to send info, images in GIF format, emojis and some other stuff. Multilingual typing is now included as well with ability to switch languages as needed.