A new Gmail The update means users will soon be able to call friends and colleagues alike as Google wants to make the service one of its core apps.
Direct calling using the company’s Google Mate. Video conferencing The Gmail mobile app will come as a tool as the company seeks to make hybrid work less stressful for workers spread between home and office.
The new “Google Meeting Calling” feature means users will no longer need to open it. Google Mate To join a meeting or make an instant call, but can do so directly from the Gmail app, just like any other existing VoIP services. Around today.
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This is as part of the news. Major expansion of Google workspace., With the company saying it hopes to make “unconventional” workplace meetings a common occurrence.
Users will be able to open their Gmail mobile app on Android or iOS and call contacts on their PC, laptop or mobile device, connecting colleagues quickly and easily.
Google They say That new meeting calling feature, “designed for a seamless experience of initiating video or audio calls between one or more participants” that “better supports hybrid workflows and flows by allowing more spontaneous contacts Is.”
The feature, which is now launched, will not be limited to Gmail, Google said, adding that its extended call functions will also come to all natural endpoints of the workplace, including chats, contact cards and space. Included. This includes a new “companion mode” for Google Mate from November 2021 that will allow users to join meetings from their personal device without interruption, taking advantage of audio and video in the room.
Elsewhere, Google has also revealed that Google Mate will soon receive live translated captions, which will be available in English in French, German, Spanish and Portuguese “later this year”, with more languages coming soon. Are.
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