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Google Hangouts

Text and video chat from Google. Hangouts was originally part of the Google+ social network but was separated in 2015. In 2017, Google introduced new versions of Hangouts for the enterprise. Hangouts Chat was designed to support project teams similar to the Slack app. Hangouts Meet provides videoconferencing for up to 30 users. See Google+ and Slack.

Google Allo and Duo
Geared to consumers, Allo and Duo are also text and video apps from Google. Whereas Hangouts requires a Google account, Allo and Duo are based on the user's phone number. See Google Allo and Google Duo.
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According to a report on 9to5 Google, Google Hangouts as a consumer product will come to an end in 2020.
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As early as May 2014, the annual Reference at the Metcalfe seminar made use of Google Hangouts to connect presenters from the U.S.
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Attend or Host a Google Hangout. Google Hangouts are great ways to synchronously engage in conversation with individuals or groups who may not be located in the same geographical region, and/or who may be unable to meet face-to-face.
Today Facebook is rolling out a new update for its messenger program that will allow free video calling, to compete with the likes of Skye, Facetime and Google Hangouts. With more than 600 million monthly active users, Facebook is playing a key role in being the number one player for communication globally for the leisure and work environments.
It combines first aid training and 999 scenarios with real-life stories, as well as plenty of opportunities for students to join the conversation via Google Hangouts.
Google+ also offers two types of engagement tools: Google Hangouts and Hangouts on Air (HOA).
We will also be hosting video discussions, called Google Hangouts, and posting videos and moving images.
We will also be hosting video discussions, called Google Hangouts, with a focus on big sport and news issues.
We will also be hosting video discussions, called Google Hangouts with interesting people from around Teesside as well as posting videos and some of the best photography.