Google Chrome Extension – Google Meet
Google Meet, which is also known as Google Chrome On met and Google Chrome On motion is a new Chrome extension. It is a simple and easy-to-use webinar tool for the Chrome browser. This extension works well with the Google Chrome browser. Changes in version 0.0.4 include several improvements, including:
* bugfix – corrected some issues that were causing extension versions to fail on some computers. * enhancement to the audio component – now the audio can be paused and played at different times, instead of always starting. * bugfix – introduced a feature that allows the user to see a list of events even if there are no internet users currently online. * version 0.0.5 introduced additional downloads. These downloads are located only when you install the extension version. It also includes fixes for issues with some audio formats.
* bugfix – added a new setting to control whether or not the extension will automatically save all participants’ information after a live meeting. * bugfix – added a new setting to control whether or not to display the name of the room attendees. This setting is required if you want other participants to be able to see who is in the room. This setting is also required if you want to be able to invite people via other methods such as email.
* bugfix – made it easier for the user to see who is online using the small search box on the right side of the Meet page. * enhancement to the video element – added ability to stream video from webcams and recorded videos. * bugfix – changed how text is displayed in the small square at the bottom of the chatbox. * bugfix – corrected an issue where the wrong image would be shown when there are large numbers of rooms. * enhancement to the image quality of the video streams.
These are the major changes included in the Google Meet Chrome Extension v.0.9. The shortlist for the best Google chrome extensions still has twenty-nine applications. This is up from the twenty-two applications listed in the Google Chrome v.0.8 release. The biggest change is the inclusion of a Quickstart guide for new participants, which takes users through the installation process of the extension quickly.
The major features introduced in the Google Chrome version 0.0.8 include several enhancements to the Google Meet service. Most notable among these is the availability of video recording. Previously, this service only supported screenshots and still photos. In this release, the extension provides a means to record one’s own video with the camera of the person being invited to the live meeting. This feature makes this extension very easy to use.
Other minor changes in this release are the addition of two new rooms and an additional download link. The rooms available are Security/IBA and Work/study. The additional download is related to the upgrade to Google Chrome v.0.7, which provides better compatibility with Yahoo! 360.
The most notable changes include the availability of a screen capture option in the video player and an additional download link, which is required to use the Yahoo! 360 video services. The release also provides for the easy installation process of the Google Meet extension. Users are not required to download any special plug-in or software for this extension.
This version includes minor changes, which include the ability to change the duration of video streams. It also provides for the scheduling of events and the inviting of guests. Minor improvements were made in the features such as sharing images and opening YouTube videos. Some changes were made with the purpose of improving the audio quality. Google has extended the features that it offers on its social network platform, namely Google+, and has added the Google Meet extension as well.
Google has added Google+ social buttons to the Google Meet extension. This version also allows the user to invite guests through e-mail. The Google extension can be downloaded free of cost. Users need to create an account with Google to get this extension. Once the account is created, all that the user needs to do is download the extension. Google will prompt the user for a download link.
Google has provided two ways to receive updates on the Google Meet extension. A basic download version of 0.0.9 and a premium or Pro version upgrade to a version of 0.0.9. Users can choose to download the regular or the premium version of the updated version.