Hosting tips: Making the most of Google Meet for video conferencing and home-based learning

Hosting tips: Making the most of Google Meet for video conferencing and home-based learning

The little details in an online conference can enhance or mar the entire experience. In this guide, we look at how we use Google Meet extensions and features to create seamless home-based learning (HBL) lesson or video conference - no matter if you're presenting to colleagues or kids.
Google rumored to be shutting down Hangouts for consumers in 2020

Google rumored to be shutting down Hangouts for consumers in 2020

Google could shut down Hangouts for consumers in 2020.
Google Chrome for desktop gets built-in Cast option

Google Chrome for desktop gets built-in Cast option

The next slew of Google Chrome updates will allow you to Cast content from desktop Chrome to your TV or other Google services such as Hangouts, without needing the old Google Cast toolbar extension.
Google Hangouts now has its own page

Google Hangouts now has its own page

We at HardwareZone use Hangouts for our own internal chats, and it's been a hassle to keep heading back into Gmail in order to get at that little chat window. No more.
Google Launches Hangouts Plugin for Microsoft Outlook

Google Launches Hangouts Plugin for Microsoft Outlook

Google brings Hangouts to Outlook users via a new plugin. More details within.
Google Hangouts Integrates SMS

Google Hangouts Integrates SMS

Google has announced that their instant messaging service, Google Hangout, will now come with SMS integration. Other improvements include support for animated GIFs as well.
Gmail Now Comes with Google+ Hangouts

Gmail Now Comes with Google+ Hangouts

The video chat function in Gmail gets updated with Google+ Hangouts. So what can you expect with Google+ Hangouts now easily available on your Gmail? Read on for more details.