Google Hangouts passes one billion installations mark

Friday 26 June 2015 | 10:23 CET | News
Google announced in a Tweet that its Hangouts messaging client has been installed over 1.25 billion times. Android Police writes that only ten Android apps have been installed a billion times, and seven of them are from Google and three are owned by Facebook. When Google says a billion installations, that does not mean a billion users, but that a billion different devices downloaded the app once, including phones and tablets now out of service, but not multiple downloads and updates. Daily users of Hangouts is estimated to be "in the hundreds of millions", as it is the default SMS app on many

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Facebook / Google
Countries: World
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