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This guide shows you how to use Zoom, with a focus on Zoom for classroom use by instructors.

Differences Between Zoom & Google Hangouts

Features Available in Zoom and Not Google Hangouts

Features Available in Both Zoom and Premium Google Hangouts

Google has rolled out its premium Hangouts features to all G Suite for Education institutions through through September 30th, 2020 (due to the pandemic), so you can make use of the following features in Hangouts until then, or use the Zoom versions:

  • Recording (Google Hangouts recordings live in Google Drive)
  • Live-streaming

Features Available in Google Hangouts and Not Zoom