Google Hangouts once lived in Google+, but it's broken out into its own stand alone app. It has tons of potential as a go-to choice for all forms of communication, but at the moment it doesn't live up to what it could eventually be.
Astronauts on board the International Space Station are gearing up to host a Google+ Hangout on February 22. Those interested are invited to submit video questions via YouTube before February 12.
Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield is a busy man. The ISS commander has been tweeting a stream of spectacular images from 240 miles above Earth, recording live music with Barenaked Ladies frontman Ed Robertson, posting audio files on SoundCloud and chatting…
Rabbit, a new group video chat service that launched for Mac OS X in closed beta yesterday, lets an unlimited number of friends join the conversation and share streaming media while video chatting.
Microsoft's ditching Windows Live Messenger for Skype, but is Skype enough to stand up to the other widely used services? We compare Skype to its biggest Google competitors: Hangouts, Talk, and Voice.
Likely an attempt to encourage more people to join the Google+ social network, the YouTube development team has launched a new social video feature in Google+ Hangouts.
LetsListen combines video, social, streaming, and your own music files to launch its social listening application within a music locker.
SMS is the most-requested feature from Google Hangouts, and fortunately Google community manager Dori Storbeck says SMS support is coming soon.
Video chat is old hat, but both Google and Facebook have put a new twist on an familiar concept. We pit Facebook with Skype vs. Google+ Hangout in a hands-on comparison.
Since the Hangouts feature has been extremely popular among Google+ users, Google is taking the next step by offering the ability to live stream events.
With more people discovering Google's social network through continued integration into other Google-owned products, the search company added a few new features to the popular Hangouts video chat feature of Google+.
Google product manager Nikhyl Singhal confirms in a Google+ blog post that Google Voice support is on the way and will roll out "soon."
With Google I/O taking place today, the company announced 41 brand new features to Google+.
Paging the family tech support specialist! Google just upgraded Google Hangouts to include the ability to remotely control another user's desktop. Instead of a patience-testing phone call, you'll be able to fix Grandma's computer yourself – even if you're…
In order to continue pushing out social sharing into more Google products, the team working on Google+ has incorporated the Google+ social commenting system into the Google Blogger interface.