Successfully automates and simplifies almost every typical messaging behavior from quick replies to snapping pics/videoCons:
Yet another entrant into a ridiculously fragmented and chaotic space. Not many others are using it, but I chat more with those who do.
Google has a great product here built out of a philosophy that is a total winner IMO. They are dragging their feet in the most inexplicable fashion, and doing nothing to funnel Hangouts users into it and rolling out an equally good desktop experience to complete the client field that anyone needs to be a serious contender. I hope they pull their heads out of...you know where, but their track record in real-time communications has me thinking they'll squander this opportunity like all those before.Peter Mello has used this product for one year.