iPhone users know that its built-in virtual keyboard is lackluster at best. Fortunately, you have plenty of options. And one of the better choices, Google Gboard, just got a big update.
Recent iOS 10 Stories
Apple delivered iOS 10.2 to compatible devices today, adding a TV app, new emoji, and numerous new features to the core apps.
Microsoft has released a new app for iOS that integrates with iMessage to make it less awkward to invite someone to a movie; this may be a test to see the utilization of third party extensions.
Tomorrow, Apple will release iOS 10 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. It is a minimally disruptive upgrade, with mostly minor changes, as usual. But younger iPhone fans, in particular, may delight in the upgrades to Messages, which Apple is trying to evolve into a platform of its own.
After a three week wait, Apple has finally updated its pre-release stable of upcoming OS versions, bringing iOS 10, macOS 10.12 Sierra, watchOS 3, and tvOS 10 to the Beta 2 milestone. These releases are still only available to Apple developers.
On Monday, Apple announced iOS 10 and released the first beta version of its next mobile OS. I'm not brave enough to install iOS 10 Beta 1 on my daily-use iPhone, but I did install it on my iPad mini 3. Here's what I've seen so far.