These accounts are able to be linked together under the imo umbrella.
It’s an excellent way to carry out multiple conversations at once without having to switch back and forth between apps.
Of course, aggregating chats is fun and all, but Imo wants you to use its service, too.
This became a bit of an irritation at a point, as the app encouraged me to add my friends that already had Imo (reasonable enough) and invite every person I have ever sent an email to or had a digital conversation with to try out Imo as well.
You can contact any of your Gmail contacts, which are automatically imported to Google and Hangouts when you sign up.
If you are an Android user and are logged in as a Google user on your mobile device, your phone contacts are saved and synced with your Google account.
“It’s going to be about what kind of new stuff are we going to build.”Adding to the new video-calling feature are two more advances rolled out by Facebook: group chat and a new design.
More than 50 percent of Facebook users are active in groups, says Peter Deng, a product manager at Facebook.
Make it convenient to find your dream partners and more friends.
When a friend accepts a call, a large window will appear in the middle of the screen, which first shows the person making the call (so you know how you look).
Then the person on the other end of the call will pop up.“This stuff is possible because the social infrastructure already exists,” says Zuckerberg, who suggests that the past five years have been about connecting people, but now it’s time to build on top of the existing technology with new features.“The driving narrative for the next five years is not going to be about wiring up the world,” Zuckerberg says.
Just as with Skype and many other tools that use Vo IP technology for communication, Google has its tool for making voice and video calls.
It is Hangouts, which replaced Google Talk and is now the Google communication tool.