New plug-in allows Outlook users to join Google Hangouts

Google has released a new plug-in for users of Google Apps that allows them to use Google Hangouts for video conference calls from within Microsoft Outlook.

Users of the email client can now initiate or join a Hangout directly from Outlook if they have a Google Apps account.

Simply download the Hangouts plug-in for Outlook on your Windows machine and you’ll then see a new icon in both Outlook Mail and Calendar that will allow you to participate in Hangouts.

Head on over to this link to download the plug-in now.