One of the consequences of quarantine and work-from-home during the Covid-19 pandemic has been an exponential increase of users of Google Meet and other video conferencing platforms. In order to accommodate the growing demands, Google Meet has decided to extend the number of participants allowed in a video meeting to 500 for specific Workspace tiers. Thus, very soon, users of Google Workspace Business, Education Plus, Enterprise Plus, and Enterprise Standard will be able to host meetings with up to 500 members. Google Meet’s meetings are not to be confused with live streams, which allows an audience of up to 100,00.Read More
Google Meet has been constantly bringing in new and new features both to the app as well as to the web version. Now it is bringing the low-light mode to the web version. Google announced this in a blog post. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is used in this mode so that your video is adjusted automatically so that you are more visible in case you are in a dark area. This feature already exists in the app version and was introduced in 2020.Read More
Google meet has come n the news again and this time. The video conferencing platform has started receiving new video filters, effects, and augmented reality masks during personal calls for both iOS and Android users. Google also announced this through its official Twitter handle. There is a sparkle icon present at the bottom right of your video call feed and that is the place where you will find these.Read More
Google Meet is now rolling out an update that will improve its hand-raising feature. After this update, users will be able to spot and acknowledge raised hands easily when a video call is going on. A better visual icon and animation will be shown on the video tile making it easier to spot.Read More
Google is releasing updates for its apps back to back. It is the turn for Google Meet now. All these new features are now about call quality.
The first feature that has been introduced is called Gentle notifications. Whenever Google detects that the call quality is falling, it will notify the users about the same. Google has mentioned in a blog post, “When Meet detects a performance issue that is impacting call quality. You’ll see a notification bubble describing the issue and a red dot on the “More options” menu. On selecting the “Troubleshooting & help” option, they will get more information regarding the issue and ways to resolve it.”Read More
Since the time this pandemic situation has set it, video calls have become a part of everyone’s daily life. Google Meet has been one such App that has topped the list of video calling Apps. However, there are rival apps like Zoom and Microsoft Teams which are giving it a strong competition and the only way to overtake them is by providing new updates. Google Meet has now rolled out a new update which further proves this point.Read More