What Is the Difference Between Google Hangouts and Google Meet?

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Many people have adapted to meeting via video calls during the COVID-19 pandemic. Two of the most widely used video-chat apps come from Google’s set of tools: Google Meet and Google Hangouts. At first glance these programs seem similar, but they’re actually not the same — so how do you decide which one is right for you? Before starting your next virtual event, learn what sets Google Hangouts and Google Meet apart to decide which app you should use.