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Some Hangouts messages reportedly being sent to wrong recipients [Update: fixed]

Some Hangouts messages reportedly being sent to wrong recipients [Update: fixed]

Alex Dobie 26

Update: Google says the issue has now been resolved. Original story: Google Talk — the service behind the company's Hangouts messaging platform — appears to be experiencing a fairly major issue this morning, as some users report messages being delivered to unintended recipients. Reports from Twitter suggest that in some cases messages are being routed to users outside the sender's...

Being mobile-ready: Google Hangouts will kill every webinar platform out there

Being mobile-ready: Google Hangouts will kill every webinar platform out there

Chris Umiastowski 52

With what we now know about the pace of mobile broadband penetration and mobile computing power, it’s pretty safe to say that people are going to rely more and more on mobile technology to do their work. And communicating with others is a big part of doing work. Call them what you like, but Internet-based meetings and presentations are a big part of how businesses and entrepreneurs,...

Hangouts app now available in the Play Store, comes as update to Google Talk

Hangouts app now available in the Play Store, comes as update to Google Talk

Andrew Martonik 134

Google's new cross-platform group messaging service is pushing out to devices Hangouts, the long-rumored messaging service from Google that pulls together text, photo, video and group chat all into one service, is pushing out in the Play Store today as an update to the Google Talk app. The app is a serious departure from the old-school design found on talk, with an all new layout that...