Written by Colin on 11/11/2008

Google unleashed yet another Gmail function upon the Internets today. What is it? Gmail-based audio and video chat. Yes, you can now not only instant message chat via the Gmail interface but upon installation of a little plugin for your internet browser, audio and video chat with others in your contact list. It works surprisingly well and minus any type of Flash requirements. It does, unfortunately, require you to install that plugin, but aside from that is a great web-based videochat interface. Check it out and download the plugin here to see it in action. Note: You will need to quit whatever browsers you have open prior to installing it.

Here is the Google Gmail Teams's introduction of the feature...


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