Tag Archive: Hangouts


How to Share Screen with Hangouts on iPhone & iPad

If you’re one of the millions of people using Google Hangouts for group video calls you may appreciate learning how to share your screen with other participants in the video chat. Google Hangouts video conferencing and screen sharing is useful for meetings, presentations, work, school, personal calls, and so much more, whether you’re in an … Read More

How to Make Group Video Calls with Google Hangouts on iPhone & iPad

Google Hangouts offers a free and easy way to make group video calls, and you can make and join those calls directly from iPhone and iPad. Google Hangouts has always been useful, but for some people it may be more relevant and useful than ever right now during quarantine periods, and it offers another option … Read More

Google Hangouts’ slick update is all about the browser

Google’s chat and video messaging service, Hangouts, got a whole new standalone web app on Monday afternoon. “We are launching another way to use Hangouts today,” writes Google’s Jordanna Chord on Google Plus. “From our new site you’ll be able to take advantage of the best of Hangouts in the browser, along with an inspiring […][Read More…]

Yes, Google can wiretap your Hangouts for the government

If you’re looking to plan a heist, you’d probably best stay clear of Hangouts; Google has inadvertently confirmed that its chat platform is susceptible to police and government monitoring. While the tech giant has usually kept quiet about Hangouts’ security…Read more ›

Yes, Google can wiretap your Hangouts for the government

If you’re looking to plan a heist, you’d probably best stay clear of Hangouts; Google has inadvertently confirmed that its chat platform is susceptible to police and government monitoring. While the tech giant has usually kept quiet about Hangouts’ security…Read more ›

Skype finally catches up to Google Hangouts with free group video calling

It has been a long time coming. Today Skype finally made group video calling a free feature for users on the Mac, Windows, and Xbox One. iOS is left out of the initial mix, but Skype says that it will…Read more ›

How Google Hangouts Could Rule the World

  A dark cloud hangs over the future of mobile communication: the spectre of Facebook controlling it all. It’s not likely, actually. But Facebook’s intention to purchase WhatsApp for $ 16 billion or $ 19 billion dollars (depending on whether you factor…Read more ›    

Google Hangouts For iOS Can Now Make Free Voice Calls In U.S. & Canada

Google has updated its free Hangouts iOS app with a major feature: free voice calling anywhere in the U.S. and Canada. The app now integrates Google Voice to make calls over cellular or WiFi.  If you have a Google Voice account,…Read more ›

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Google+ For iOS Update Kills Messenger For Hangouts, Integrates Drive

Google+ for iOS UpdateGoogle today updated its flagship social network app for Google+ on iOS, bringing it up to par with the recently released Android Google+ app update. The new features includes integration with Google Drive, the loss of Google Messenger in favor of Google Hangouts, and some new stuff for Apps for Business users. The Google+ mobile […]

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Google+ Messenger Gets The Chop As Focus Turns To Hangouts

Google-Messenger-HangoutsAfter Google announced Hangouts at Google I/O back in June, we suspected that Google+ Messenger’s days were numbered — and we were right. In a new Google+ update rolling out now on Android, Google is killing Google+ Messenger for good, while the iOS version will get the chop at a later date. “Now that Hangouts […]

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