Instant messaging service is the norm of online communication, thanks to communication. Google hangouts can send text messages, voice communication, and video chats. It is a tool from Google just like the most common instant messaging service – Skype.
This is a communication solution which you can even share files and documents of any format. To use the tool, you must have a Google or a Gmail address. In your profile, you can update your profile status and also become visible when with people.
Within the interface, you can also do a video communication only if you have a webcam connection in your system. The freeware is readily available with Windows XP and newer versions, The installation process is simple with an intuitive interface ideal for both novices and computer experts.
Although you can also use it for Mac but only limited to the Web version. One disadvantage of this tool is that at one point there is a disconnection of the application without notice. This is something that the developer needs to look into when dealing with the updates. You can pin the application and enable notifications to get instant chats as soon as your friends are online or send a message.
Google Hangout is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in instant messaging category and is available to all software users as a free download.