Hangouts can now take your Google Voice messages (replace: calling options)
Google Voice has solely had a restricted tie-in with Hangouts up to now, however it now seems to be like the 2 are coming collectively in earnest. Android Police notes you can now arrange Hangouts to obtain Google Voice textual content messages and voicemail, whether or not you are on cellular or the desktop. Change on the function and you will not have to leap between apps to cope with conversations based mostly on the place they got here from. Chances are you’ll not need to migrate simply but, although — replies aren’t working completely in the mean time, and it in any other case seems that Google flicked the change somewhat early. There ought to be a Hangouts replace quickly, although, so these glitches won’t stick round for for much longer.
Replace: Google has introduced an improve to Hangouts that allows you to make free web-based mostly calls (not explicitly linked with Voice) to actual-world numbers. Very similar to what you’ve got seen in Gmail, reaching out to the US and Canada is free; it’s going to solely value you once you name overseas. The function must be obtainable on Android, iOS and the online starting in the present day; Droid-Life has an Android obtain hyperlink should you’re not seeing the replace simply but.