Since the launch of Alphabet, Google is making sure all it’s product get the indepence they need. Today (18th/August/2015) Google Hangouts finally gets an all-new dedicated website hangouts.google.com. Through the website you will still get the the exciting features Google Hangouts always provides.
Google Hangouts Website

  • Messaging, Voice and Video Calls
  • Message a friend or start a group conversation: Have a one-on-one conversation or include all your friends with group chats for up to 100 people. Say more with photos, maps, emoji, stickers and GIFs.
  • Connect anytime with voice and video calls: Turn any conversation into a free video call with just one tap. Talk one-on-one or invite friends for a group call with up to 10 people.
  • Stay in sync across your devices: Sync your chats from device to device and keep the conversation going wherever you are. Keep in touch with friends across Android, iOS and the web.

According to Jordonna, Google Engineer “We are launching another way to use Hangouts today. From our new site you’ll be able to take advantage of the best of Hangouts in the browser, along with an inspiring image to get you through the day. Check it out and let us know what you think,”