Goodbye Gtalk! Google To Shut Down Popular Messenger Service From February 16
Google is all set to pull the plug of its popular Gtalk service from February 16 as reported by ToI. Gtalk will be replaced by the Hangouts app for all purposes according to Google. Millions of users, who use Gtalk messenger will now have to switch over to the Hangout service irrespective of whether they like it or not. The signs of a shutdown were always there as Google stopped supporting security and upgrading version for the Chrome extension. The new service, Google Hangouts is only accessible through Google Chrome. Hangouts has only managed to receive lukewarm response due to its