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May 17 AT 1:26 PM Dustin Earley 21 Comments

Hangouts Easter eggs: Someone at Google really likes My Little Pony

Looking for your this-day-is-really-dragging-on-and-I-need-something-to-entertain-me-for-five-minutes Friday reading material? Look no further. Word is, Google has programmed a bunch of Easter eggs in their new Hangouts app that feature everything from a, “shy dino,” to “My Little Pony.” I was skeptical, even after seeing posts about the Easter eggs on Google Plus, but as it turns out ... Read More »

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May 16 AT 12:39 PM Dustin Earley 35 Comments

Hangouts with SMS integration is on the way

Google may have just launched their new messaging app Hangouts yesterday, but we’re already hearing what’s next for the service. According to Google Plus’ community manager of Hangouts and Chat, Dori Storbeck, SMS integration will be making its way to Hangouts soon.

While Hangouts did solve some of the problems surrounding Google’s various messaging services, ... Read More »

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May 15 AT 1:01 PM Dustin Earley 33 Comments

Google’s unified messaging service launching as “Hangouts” on Android, web and iOS

Google’s various messaging services have long been painfully confusing. Syncing between devices, photo sharing and video conferencing have been a headache for years now, but that’s all about to change with Google “Hangouts.”

Hangouts is the messaging service that everyone’s been waiting for. Hangouts takes the best of all of Google’s messaging apps, and combines ... Read More »

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Mar 18 AT 6:25 PM Dustin Earley 55 Comments

Google to unify existing communication platforms into one app: Babble

Google’s various communication platforms are arguably the best of their kind. Google Voice, Talk, Google+ messages and Hangouts are all great products on their own. Using them together, however, is impossible. They don’t talk to each other behind the scenes, leaving text, links, pictures and videos siloed and secluded in their respective apps. Google is ... Read More »

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