• Google says it can ‘handle the load' of coronavirus-related traffic

    11 days ago - By 9to5Google

    Google on Thursday had a brief outage that some assumed was due to the surge of COVID-19 calls, video, and browsing. The company immediately explained that it was an unrelated router failure, but is taking the opportunity to assure Google users and customers that it can “handle the load” of traffic from the coronavirus disrupting normal behavior.
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  • Google Duo can now support twelve-person group video calls

    Google Duo can now support twelve-person group video calls

    11 days ago - By 9to5Google

    As we all work together to practice safe social distancing, we're finding and adapting ways to replace that personal connection between friends, family, and co-workers, especially through video calling. To help more of us stay connected, Google Duo is expanding its group calling capabilities to allow up to twelve people into a single group call.
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