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Hangouts

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Google Voice may be getting sucked into Hangouts

A new option is added to the Hangouts app that lets users "migrate Google Voice to Hangouts." Could this be the death of Voice?

By July 2, 2014

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In Chrome, Google's Hangouts plugin goes extinct

Moving toward Web standards reduces the inconvenience and security problems of browser plugins. But the new Hangouts software still uses Google's own Native Client plugin.

By June 30, 2014

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Send drawings to friends with Google Hangouts on the Web

Taking a page from the quick sketch and annotation tools you can find on some smartphones, Google is adding these abilities to its Hangouts app -- but just in the Web version for now.

By June 6, 2014

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Set custom notifications for each Hangouts conversation

Want to know who's messaging or calling you on Hangouts before you even look at your device? Check out these steps for changing the alert tones for each conversation.

By June 5, 2014

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Google Hangouts

If you use Google Hangouts or you used to use Google Talk frequently, then you should enjoy the convenience of a chat and video-calling app.

May 16, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 16, 2013

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Watch the inaugural CraveCast Hangout

CNET's Crave team takes on the latest in the geekosphere, from "Star Wars" to 3D printing to sexy smartphones.

By April 29, 2014

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Disable merged conversations in latest Hangouts update

Just in case you don’t like having mixed SMS with Hangouts’ conversations, you can disable merged conversations after the latest update to Hangouts for Android.

By April 23, 2014

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Hangouts for Android update merges conversations

Version 2.1 of Google's messaging app adds the ability to merge text messages and Hangout conversations into a single thread.

By April 21, 2014

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Outage hits Google Talk, Hangouts

After Google chat services go down for many users for about three hours, some find they actually have to talk to people in person.

By March 17, 2014

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Google Glass adds Hangouts, YouTube, iOS support in XE12

This month's Google Glass update is packed full of features sure to make Explorers smile this holiday season.

By December 18, 2013