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Google Integrates Hangouts Into Gmail Google Integrates Hangouts Into Gmail

Google wants to make your video communications within Gmail even better. Starting today, they’re rolling out Google+ Hangouts integration which, according to them, will “deliver higher reliability and enhanced quality” to your chats. From the Gmail blog: Unlike the old …

Google+ For iPad Finally Arrives Google+ For iPad Finally Arrives
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Hey Google+ users, I hope you’re ready to Hangout on your iPad. That’s because Google has just updated their iOS app to add support for the Apple tablet. Having previously only offered Google+ on the iPhone, users are bound to …

Google Launches Much Needed Google+ Hangout Accessibility App Google Launches Much Needed Google+ Hangout Accessibility App
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Google is working on making Google+ more accessible. The company announced that it is launching a new app called Hangout Captions to help inegrate live transcription into Google+ Hangouts. The following update from Google just hit Google+: Hangout Captions26 minutes …

Here’s 2 Hours Of Google+ Hangouts Advice Here’s 2 Hours Of Google+ Hangouts Advice

With Google I/O raging on as we speak, Google has been posting a plethora of videos from the conference to YouTube, especially on its GoogleDevelopers channel. It’s been a big week for Google+, as the social network has been the …

Developers Build Over 200 Apps For Google+ Hangouts Developers Build Over 200 Apps For Google+ Hangouts

Google opened the floodgates a few months back when they opened the API for Google+ Hangouts to the public. One of the Google+’s strongest features was going to get a big push from the developer community that’s obsesses over Google+. …

Watch The Project Glass Skydiving Demo From Google I/O Here [Video] Watch The Project Glass Skydiving Demo From Google I/O Here [Video]

Google put on a pretty historical performance today, as far as Internet company keynotes go. Co-founder Sergey Brin interrupted a Google+ presentation from Google’s Vic Gundotra to talk about Project Glassa and reveal the first Google+ Hangout from the device. …

Sergey Brin Unveils First Project Glass Google+ Hangout By Having His Friend Jump Out Of A Blimp Sergey Brin Unveils First Project Glass Google+ Hangout By Having His Friend Jump Out Of A Blimp

Google co-founder Sergey Brin hijacked Vic Gundtora’s Google+ speech at Google I/O to talk about Project Glass, and reveal via video, that his friend was about to jump out of a blimp. He then revealed that the friend was participating …

Google Developers Live Is I/O All Year Round Google Developers Live Is I/O All Year Round

Wouldn’t it be awesome if Christmas came every day? Of course it wouldn’t because Santa would never get any sleep and I would be broke by the second day of buying presents. How about Google I/O coming around every day? …

Google Just Disrupted The Conference Business With Hangouts On Air Google Just Disrupted The Conference Business With Hangouts On Air

If you organize conferences and similar events, your future in terms of how you organize and price your events just got really interesting. If you’re a conference-goer, events that might be out of reach to you for reasons of distance …

Google+ Office Hours: Tabletop Forge Gets A Kickstarter Google+ Office Hours: Tabletop Forge Gets A Kickstarter

You may recall a Google+ Office Hours from a few weeks ago that introduced us to the amazing Tabletop Forge app. It used Google+ Hangouts as a new way to host traditional tabletop role-playing games across any distance. It was …

Facebook Tests “Call” Button On Timelines To Boost Video Chat Facebook Tests “Call” Button On Timelines To Boost Video Chat
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When Facebook announced Skype-powered video chat back in July of 2011, it set off a flurry of one-on-one video calling that quickly made it one of Facebook’s most popular features. Wait, you’re not using Facebook to video chat all the …

YouTube API Discussed In Latest Office Hours YouTube API Discussed In Latest Office Hours

It’s sometimes easy to forget that YouTube is part of the Google family of products. Good thing we have developer hangouts to remind us that the folks at Google are constantly improving the YouTube experience for developers who use the …

Google+ Hangouts On Air Rolled Out To Everyone Google+ Hangouts On Air Rolled Out To Everyone
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Last month, Google announced that the Google+ Hangouts on Air feature was rolling out to all users. Today, Google says the roll out is now complete. Hangouts on Air lets Google+ users broadcast hangouts to anyone who wants to watch …

New Google+ Android App Lets Users Start a Hangout From Their Phone New Google+ Android App Lets Users Start a Hangout From Their Phone

Google today announced that, finally, its update for the Google+ Android app has arrived. The update has already been released for iOS devices, and now the Android Google+ app has a similarly redesigned interface. Google also revealed why the Android …

Facebook Gets Hangouts Through Oovoo Facebook Gets Hangouts Through Oovoo
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Google+ has one major feature that sets them apart from Facebook – the Hangout. With the recent public release of Hangouts on Air, the value is even greater. Facebook only has one-on-one video calling Skype, but a third-party application is …

Hangouts API Version 1.1 Discussed In Office Hours Hangouts API Version 1.1 Discussed In Office Hours

The metahangout that is the Google+ Office Hours went down this week and the discussion is one that developers will want to check out. J.D. Salazar and Richard Dunn from the Hangouts API team took time to answer developer questions …

Google Talks Content API For Shopping Testing Google Talks Content API For Shopping Testing

Only a few days after Google pushed the Hangout for the Content API for Shopping, they’re back again with another Hangout from just last week. This week’s Hangout focuses on a slew of new questions for the Content API team. …

Google Celebrates National Teachers’ Day Google Celebrates National Teachers’ Day

Cristin Frodella, a group marketing manager for Google Education, revealed today how Google Education is celebrating National Teachers’ Day. Over at the Google Official Blog, Frodella shared two YouTube videos that demonstrate the difference good teachers (in combination with Google …

Google+ Hangouts On Air Now Available To All Users Google+ Hangouts On Air Now Available To All Users

When Google+ introduced Hangouts, it was a major win for Google’s social networking service. It was the major defining feature for a lot of people and set Google+ apart from the competition. Google then introduced Hangouts On Air to a …

Google+ Hangouts API Detailed During Meta-Hangout Google+ Hangouts API Detailed During Meta-Hangout

It feels good to have a Google+ office hours Hangout actually come out on time. Today’s hangout comes from just yesterday where the Google+ team and the Hangouts API lead Richard Dunn took the time out of their day to …

Google Drive Seen During a Developer Google+ Hangout Google Drive Seen During a Developer Google+ Hangout
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Google has certainly been pushing their Google+ Hangouts recently. Hosting everything from conference panel discussions to an interview with the Secretary General of the UN, Google is hoping Hangout becomes the go-to place for videoconferencing. Anything, however, can happen during …