• Google to deprecate Talk, asks users to switch to Hangouts

    If you're one of those who are still desperately holding on to Google Talk and refusing to switch to the more updated Hangouts, then the latest news from product manager Mayur Kamat will make you a little bit sad. By February 23,

    February 16, 2015 • Views: 174

  • Hangouts update: more creative interactions, suggestions

    Text messaging is so early 2000s. These days, it's all about free messaging apps on your smartphones. With the popularity of such services as Viber, Whats App, LINE, Messenger and the likes, people are finding it more exciting to

    December 11, 2014 • Views: 108

  • Voice Calls for Google Hangouts land in India

    Google has announced something new that users of Google Hangouts in India will like. The Hangouts app on smartphones will now allow Indian users to stay connected by voice with users from around the world. Voice calls to phone

    November 7, 2014 • Views: 143

  • Hangouts lets you call 25 countries free for first minute

    Whether it's expanding the scope of its service or simply trying to advertise the existence of that option, Google is doing a promo for the voice call feature of Hangouts. Users can get their first minute of a call to any of 25

    October 28, 2014 • Views: 124

  • Google testing video checkup with doctors

    Google knows everything. That’s what most people say. You want to know something or stalk someone, Google the term and you’ll see hundreds to thousands of search results. You’ll be surprised at what you’ll learn. If you

    October 13, 2014 • Views: 59

  • Google Hangouts now lets you make voice calls

    There you have it. Just a day after we were speculating about the seeming migration of Google Voice to Hangouts, Google has officially made an announcement to the effect. When you update your Hangouts to its latest version, you

    September 10, 2014 • Views: 133

  • Is Google Voice starting to merge with Hangouts?

    In what may be the logical conclusion to this story, several Google Hangouts users have reportedly been receiving prompts to migrate their Google Voice to the messaging service. However, there has been no official announcement

    September 10, 2014 • Views: 166

  • Google’s Emu buy seen to bring some brains to Hangouts

    Wouldn't it be swell if you could easily turn chat messages into calendar appointments or todo items right then and there, without having to leave the chat app or switch back and forth between chat, email, calendar, and whatnot?

    August 7, 2014 • Views: 171

  • Hangouts for Enterprise now allows use without G+ account

    Google’s Hangouts has been coming out with a lot of new features in the last few months to make it the default mobile and desktop communications app. Now, it’s the turn of Hangouts for Enterprise to enhance how it can be used

    July 31, 2014 • Views: 251

  • Hangouts 2.1+ battery drain issues should be resolved soon

    Hangouts 2.1 arrived back in late-April. That particular update added the widget and improved the SMS experience. But while those two items were welcomed -- it seems there was also a side effect. We've seen quite a few complaints

    May 21, 2014 • Views: 47