Google Hangouts not shutting down anytime soon, claims comp…

“Google refutes a latest report that claimed that Hangouts will be shut down in 2020”

According to a latest report on the Internet, Google was speculated to shut down the Hangouts chat client in the year 2020. However, Google Real Time Communications Product Lead, Scott Johnson took to Twitter to refute the report and confirmed that Google has no plans to shutdown the chat client yet.

“); }— Scott Johnston (@happyinwater) December 1, 2018

The top executive from Google has called out 9to5Google for the initial report stating that the search engine giant has no plans to kill its popular chat client. Instead, Johnson reveals that the existing users of Hangouts will be migrated to Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet. Notably, the Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet are the paid corporate iteration and offer secure communications between individuals and various team. Since being called out, 9to5Google publication has updated its original story to include the quote by top Google executive, but not without claiming further that their sources are pretty sure that Google has already decided to shut down the chat client.

Zoomd Trends

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.