Hangouts 4.0 update will be delayed due to the testing of new features

A few weeks ago  Google will provide an update corporate messenger Hangouts for iOS. And it is rather strange, given that update their own software – Android, and did not get on Google Play. However, it seems that the reason for the delay is «running» interesting features.

Hangouts 4.0 update will be delayed due to the testing of new features

As expected, the update application carries the support of super-large emoticons called stickers, as it was in the update for  iOS. But judging by the comments of beta testers the Hangouts, version for Android will receive at least one exclusive «You» – The ability to chat with your «clever» Android Wear watch.

For example, in order to send a message that the other person, with the provisional name of Ivan, in Hangouts, you can simply say «OK Google, send a message to Ivan». This opens a dialog box that asks if you want to use voice input, or prefer to draw a smiley face. After selecting the desired option, followed by a report that the message has been sent.

This is a pretty nice feature, since you no longer need to pull the phone out of the pocket (especially if some PHABLET), in order to quickly respond to a message. Hopefully, this feature will appear in other popular services for messaging.

Hangouts 4.0 update will be delayed due to the testing of new features
Hangouts 4.0 update will be delayed due to the testing of new features

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