Google Hangouts Chrome app update makes it useful on a Mac, good for every other platform too

May 22, 2015

Google’s given the Hangouts Chrome app a new lick of paint – implementing its Material Design aesthetic and bringing all your contacts together in a single window, with chats on the right. It’s a big improvement.

The new simplified version will be particularly pleasing to people using Mac OS X, but as Google’s Hangouts product manager Mayur Kamat says, it’s also pretty hand for folk on Chrome OS, Linux and Windows.

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