We heard reports of Google’s plans of shutting down Allo, and the company has now confirmed this. Google has put up a post talking about all things messaging, and one of the details is that Allo will be no ... Read More »
That trend continues with the latest confirmation that SMS support will eventually be axed from Hangouts. Google has confirmed that once May 22 rolls around, SMS support for Hangouts will be ... Read More »
Without announcement or fanfare, Meet by Google Hangouts is live, at least to an extent. The service is an enterprise-focused group video call app based on Hangouts.
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Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the ... Read More »
Hangouts on Air was a great tool for live streaming and communication, but Google has moved ahead of it. With the introduction of YouTube Live for live streaming, it was a bit surprising that the two services remained separate.
That’s no longer going to be the case though, as Google has announced that future Hangouts ... Read More »
Late last night, Google announced Duo, its latest communication app that offers simple one-to-one video calling. With the launch of Duo and the upcoming release of Allo, Google’s AI-driven messaging service, there’s been a bit ... Read More »
As a messaging service, at first blush, you’d be hard pressed to see how Allo is different from other platforms. You sign ... Read More »
Google Hangouts has long been used as both a way to use the Hangouts chat functionality and text others. The app even combined the two into one chat log and let you decide which to use at different times. Though this functionality is nice, the app itself has been problematic for many.
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Google Hangouts has become a go-to option for video calls over the years, and as such, its feature list has only gotten better to match demand. Now Google is updating Hangouts with yet another feature that will make it easier than ever before to simply hop into a video call or conference.
The announcement was made ... Read More »
Google has release a handful of new features to Hangouts, improving video quality and tweaking the UI for an overall cleaner experience. The updates are baked into an updated version of the Hangouts Android app and the desktop browser experience. The main UI of the app hasn’t really changed, but Google has made a few ... Read More »