Google+ update turns Huddle into Messenger

Google+ has been updated and brings many new improvements and changes including turning Huddle into Messenger. Another welcome feature is the ability to +1 on comments.

Here's the full list changes:

  • Join Hangouts from the mobile app
  • Huddle is now Messenger
  • Send photos in Messenger
  • +1 on comments
  • Reliability improvements in Messenger
  • Granular push notification settings
  • Map view in profile for places you’ve lived
  • Improved +mention support
  • Share a post with individuals
  • Improved public search for people
  • Various bug and performance improvements

Google+ is available on the iPhone for free.

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There are 7 comments. Add yours.

Piouh says:

Plz stop, remove, ban n' burn.

HaPi76 says:

How do you start a video hang out?

Dev says:

You can't start one from the mobile app - just join one to which you have been invited.

Steve Mike says:

Video chat with 9 friends simultaneously ? WOW check this out :

dloveprod says:

I wonder if iPhone will get the video chatting feature.