The story of Google Hangouts is full of twists and turns. The successor of Google Talk never had a great track record as a messaging app and finally ended up becoming a service of video calls for businesses these days is having more success than ever in the wake of telework.
Quiet, Google is not going to remove their service of video professionals. The service is still active under a new nameyour new name will be Google Meet and is already listed publicly on some pages of Google.
Hangouts, the Meet will be renamed the Google Meet
In the last hours, 9to5 Google has discovered a new change in the help page of Google that brings us to the end of one of the services most popularity is taking these days. Today, Google maintains two video call services, which are Google Duo for personal calls and Hangouts, Meet for video professionals. This second is about to disappear. Let’s not lose the calm, that you will only have a name change.
The help page of Google already shows the first change of Hangouts Meet, which happens to be called Google Meet.
In the new information that appears in the help of Google have been replaced Hangouts Meet by Google Meeteliminating the name that he has been representing the video Google from 2013.
Within the particular section continues to be called Hangouts Meet, but it is a matter of time to change the name here.
If searching in the section, Google is still referencing the service as Hangouts Meet, but what is more likely is that all of these references end up disappearing throughout the day. The same happens with the application of the traditional and chat, that still maintain the name, but whose destination is uncertain.
Google is a company that will not tremble on the pulse when you create new services or to give them closure regardless of whether or not they are truly popular, and the history of the company with the messaging application that is especially unique, having launched more than 6 services in the last decade: Hangouts, Allo, Duo, Messages of Android, Hangouts, Meet and Chat.
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