Google Duo now available on Samsung 2021 QLED TVs

Despite the fact that some parts of the world are opening up again, video calls will probably be around for a little while longer. And while you can do your video conferencing, webinars, and video chats on your smartphone, tablet, laptop, or desktop, sometimes you might want an even bigger screen. At CES back in […]

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Google Duo uses Lyra tech for low bandwidth voice calls

While video calls seem to be the digital communication method of choice for most people right now, there are still those that do not have good enough Internet to be able to participate. The next best thing would be audio calls although there are still those stuck with low bandwidth. Google Duo is now using […]

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Google Meet and Duo hosted 1 trillion minutes of calls this 2020

Obviously, 2020 was a year when everything changed and not always for the better. It was also the year when we all coped with the help of video calling. While Zoom is probably the brand that is top of mind, Google also had a share of the video calling pie with Google Meet and the […]

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Google Duo brings back screen sharing feature

Most people know or have observed that Google may soon be sunsetting their personal video calling app Duo. But for some reason, developers keep adding new features to the app, or in this case, bringing back old features. Google Duo has now brought back screen sharing which is something that they had two years ago […]

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Google Meet now available to cast on bigger screens, Duo on beta on Android TV

Adults are continuing to work from home and the kids are doing distance learning or blended learning. This means video conferencing tools are still very much in demand but it’s also the cause of much stress and anxiety for some. Google thinks that having your video calls on a bigger screen may reduce a bit […]

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Nest Hub Max now lets you make group calls, meetings

Even as other things have taken over headlines (some rightly so), the threat of the COVID-19 virus is still very much alive. This means physical meetings and gatherings will still not happen anytime soon and so video calling apps and devices are still very much a need rather than a want. The Nest Hub Max […]

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Google Duo’s link invite codes now rolling out for more users

Video call culture is still very much alive and kicking as a lot of companies continue to work from home and a lot of families and friends are separated due to health and travel restrictions. While Zoom is the dominant one in terms of corporate and conference use, other apps are trying to reach the […]

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Google Duo to let you make group calls in Chrome, to up limit to 32

As Google Duo continues to chase the tail of the video conference call giant Zoom, they may be focusing more on the personal side of calls rather than the business/corporate kind. The video chat continues to introduce new features that would make it easier and more fun to get in touch with loved ones during […]

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Google Duo may bring “reachable with email address” toggle soon

When you sign up for Google Duo, you have to register using your mobile number (except through the web) and people can search for you through your number or through your connected Google account. But it looks like there will soon be another option if you don’t want people to see your number. It looks […]

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Google Duo can help you stay in touch with new features

With a lot of people choosing to follow shelter-in-place orders rather than risk spreading or getting the coronavirus, some have to sacrifice spending time with loved ones in real life. This is the time when we all the more realize the importance of all these digital products that let us stay in touch while practicing […]

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Google Duo now integrated in the Galaxy S20 dialer

There are several things to be excited about the new flagship devices from Samsung. If you’re a heavy user of the Google Duo app, you’ll be happy to know that the video calling app is now integrated into the dialer of the new Samsung Galaxy S20 devices as well as the Galaxy Z Flip folding […]

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Samsung may add native video chat service

The upcoming new foldable display from Samsung, reportedly called Galaxy Z Flip, may be launching soon and because of its form factor, there are rumors that the Korean OEM will be adding a new feature to it after launch: a native video chat service supported by the Android system. In fact, talks between Samsung, Google, […]

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Google Duo testing out “Moment capture” feature for video calls

Google has been spending a lot of time developing new features and improving its video calling app Google Duo with constant updates and releases. And unlike its now-defunct messaging app Allo, this seems to have staying power. Version 69 of the app has rolled out now and developers may have spotted an unreleased feature within […]

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