Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
7,030 Reviews & Articles | 50,139 News Posts
Weekly Giveaway: Win a ZOTAC SONIX PCIe 480GB SSD (Global Entry!)
TRENDING NOW: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 leaked benchmarks tease 8GB RAM at 10GHz

Google's unified messaging system to reportedly be unveiled at Google I/O

Google Babel to be unveiled at Google I/O
| Apps News | Posted: May 13, 2013 10:31 am

Google I/O is just days away and there's reports that Google are to unveil their unified messaging system at the event. Google will reportedly use the name Hangouts, retiring the name Babel we've been hearing about lately.

 

google_s_unified_messaging_system_to_reportedly_be_unveiled_at_google_i_o_06

 

The use of the name Hangouts is a move Google are using to keep their users within their ecosystem of services. A source of TechRadar that reportedly works at Google, provided screenshots of the new Hangouts in action, which also sees the incorporation of the GChat instant messaging service. The images show off options to archive Hangouts, block users, and revert to a previous version of the chat services.

NEWS SOURCES:Electronista.com, Techradar.com

Related Tags

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!
loading