Google to install Hindi keyboards on smartphones in India

Tuesday 4 November 2014 | 08:01 CET | News
Google plans to partner with Indian smartphone makers to install its Hindi keyboards on the devices that will be sold to millions of users who know the language. Via these partnerships, the Hindi keyboard will be available through software updates on existing smartphones, allowing mobile phone users to type out emails and messages in the local language. "We're looking at setting up an alliance with OEMs (original equipment makers) where the Hindi keyboard can be installed as a standard keyboard across OEMs," Kapil Khosla, Google India's product lead, told The Economic Times. "Initial

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Google / Micromax / Motorola
Countries: India
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Google needs to install Keyboard in India's simplest nukta and shirorekha free Gujanagari script along with Roman characters(ક/k) with built in script converter.This way people will be able to type in simple script and convert to complex scrips if needed through script converter.
ken kennie @ 5/11/2014 - 17:27

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