Google has launched a new Hangouts Chrome App for Chrome OS and Windows, and is currently available at the Chrome Web Store for downloading. The app aims at providing a simpler and a faster way to use Hangouts on the computer.
Chats will sync across Hangouts on all user devices. It includes other features like voice calling from one’s desktop to any number in the world via Hangouts dialer with Google Voice support, to make and receive calls as well as to get your voicemails and SMS messages directly in Hangouts.
Over the next few weeks, users will also see a promo of Hangouts Chrome extension on their ChromeOS or Windows computer.
Apart from this, on Wednesday, Google had added a new chromebook subscription service for businesses for USD 50 per device and year to get more businesses using Chromebooks. The company has also introduced some new work related features like single sign-on and multiple sign-in options, focused on improving identity, manageability, virtualization, performance and pricing.