Google Meet gets a major update with several new features like background replace, Autozoom, Data Saver and mo...
Google today announced a major update for Google Meet. In the coming weeks, Google Meet will get several brand-new features including background replace, Autozoom, Data Saver, Light adjustment and more. Read about these features i...
Google extends free unlimited Meet calls for all users by another three months
The global pandemic is taking a bit longer to go away than expected, which has caused Google to extend the deadline when free unlimited duration Google Meet calls were meant to end. The original stop date for the free service was ...
Google announce details of Google Meet Fall Update
In a blog post, Google has announced the new features in their Google Meet video conferencing solution which would help teachers best manage their classes and continue to stay connected with their students. They include: Digital w...
Google will continue to offer free unlimited Meet calls for all users through March 31, 2021
Google today announced that it will continue to offer unlimited Meet calls (up to 24 hours) in the free version through March 31, 2021 for Gmail accounts. Google also highlighted some new features that were added to Meet product i...
Google Meet gets support for 49 participants at once and the ability to blur backgrounds
by Sean Chan
Back in June, we reported that Google is planning to add support for blur background in video calls to Google Meet. The company has now released a new update that adds support for 7×7 participants on one screen and the abilit...
Google Meet for iOS gets updated with the new UI
by Sean Chan
Google has announced a new Google Meet update for its iOS app. The new update comes just a couple of months after Google integrated Meet into Gmail for iOS. We’re updating the user interface (UI) of the Google Meet mobile apps f...
Google Meet will let you Chromecast your meeting to your big screen
Google Meet (previously Google Hangouts) is adding a cool feature where you can cast the video of your meeting to your TV via Chromecast. Announced in a blog post by the Chromecast team, they said: We recognize that many schools a...
Google chase Microsoft Teams with new roadmap for Google Meet and Classroom
Google has been unexpectedly caught on the backfoot by the need for remote education and distance learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which gave Microsoft Teams for Education a massive leg-up due to its greater focus on video c...
Google’s latest audacious growth hack – Sending Google Meet links along with Zoom invites
The sudden prominence and importance of video calls have resulted in companies having to push their video conferencing solutions quite aggressively so as not be left behind by Zoom, the de facto king. Slack has, of course, accused...
Google Meet will soon get a new feature to protect against Zoom-bombing
by Sean Chan
The coronavirus pandemic has seen a rise of video calling apps and Zoom managed to take an early lead leaving others like Google Meet and Microsoft Teams behind in terms of features. However, Zoom has been plagued with vulnerabili...