Google has announced a new Google+ Hangout for iOS update bringing new features to G+ and Google Voice users.
The update, for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch users allows calls to be made to phones from the iOS app as well as offering free calls to the US and Canada.
For those not calling the US or Canada, more features are available.
Google Voice users "can make and receive calls from any of your iOS devices," reports Cushing.
This new features allows calls to be made using your GV number and incoming Voice calls can be answered via. Google+ Hangouts.
Additionally, incoming messages will no longer stop music, instead lowering the volume until the message has finished.
Users can now also send animated GIFs in the chat system.
Cushing states the update "contains lots of features based on your feedback" but the company are always working to the make the app better.
Users making calls or dialling internationally (not to US/Canada) will need to purchased Google calling credit.
Source & Image: Google + (Kate Cushing)