All the news from the annual Google I/O event, including the latest on Android.
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.
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Users will now be able to place free calls from within Hangouts and will also see voicemail transcripts and messages from Google Voice show up in their Hangout listing.
The search giant is giving Google Apps customers access to its videoconferencing feature, no Google+ account needed.
A new option is added to the Hangouts app that lets users "migrate Google Voice to Hangouts." Could this be the death of Voice?
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.
After Google chat services go down for many users for about three hours, some find they actually have to talk to people in person.
The Google Hangouts app for iOS has received an update for United States and Canadian customers that allows free voice calls throughout North America.
Version 1.3.0 of Hangouts for iOS adds outbound calling on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, and also lets US users of Google Voice receive calls in the iOS Hangouts app.
Google's instant messenger lost its bearings for a bit. The company has acknowledged an issue, but says things are on the mend.
The company is able to offer HD video through the use of VP8, an open video codec it's using to replace H.264.