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Gboard for iOS gets updated with Morse code to help people with disabilities

9 days ago   |   By Phone Arena

Google added Morse code to Gboard for Android a while ago and is now offering iOS users the possibility to use it as well starting today. If you don't know how to type in the Morse code, Google has created a game that's available on Android, iOS, and desktop, which will help you learn it in less than an hour.
However, for many people with disabilities, typing in Morse code is absolutely mandatory, as developer Tania Finlayson, an expert in Morse code assistive technology and born with cerebral palsy points out.
I was one of four kids chosen to participate in a study for non-verbal ...
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Google's Gboard keyboard now offers Morse code input because why not

Google's Gboard keyboard now offers Morse code input because why not

9 days ago   |   By Pocket-lint

Google added Morse code as an input method to its Gboard keyboard. The company already offers Morse code in the Android version of Gboard. Now, it's debuting in the iOS version. While this may sound like a gimmicky tool for people to play with, it actually has some significance for people with disabilities. Tania Finlayson, an assistive tech developer with cerebral palsy, wrote a post on Google's blog about how Morse code helps her to communicate: "At first I thought learning Morse code would be a waste of time, but soon learned that it gave me total freedom with my words, and for the...
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Gboard adds Morse code keyboard on iOS, offers training game

Gboard adds Morse code keyboard on iOS, offers training game

9 days ago   |   By SlashGear

Google has brought Morse code to its Gboard for iOS mobile keyboard, enabling iPhone users to access a vital communication tool. Google previously introduced the support on Gboard for Android, doing so in partnership with Tania Finlayson, developer and Morse code expert. The Android version of the tool supports external witches to help users with limited mobility. Morse code is...
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