It’s been around for two years now, but many Google users still aren’t familiar with Google+ Hangouts, a powerful and increasingly popular free video chat feature.
Hangouts, which can be used to have a live video chat with up to 10 people and which can also be broadcast to the public, were introduced with the launch of the Google+ social network. While Google+ took a while to find its identity, Hangouts were a stand-out feature from the beginning and have gone on to swallow up the company’s Google Talk and Messenger chat applications.
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