These are the new functions that Google Meet will have
Google Meet has become one of the most widely used tools worldwide for making video calls during the pandemic.
Google’s platform has been available to the public for free for one year. On the occasion of this anniversary, The technology company announced a series of changes that seek to improve the quality of communications using artificial intelligence. We tell you what changes.
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In order to improve the quality of video calls, there will be an artificial intelligence tool, which it looks for at first saving mobile data, which is activated automatically and reduces the resolution of the communication so that there is not so much internet consumption.
In addition, a automatic adjustment in lighting, when the person is in a dark space. Likewise, when the user is underexposed, the brightness improves.
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On the other hand, the Autozoom option will be available, which brings the person closer in case they are distant. This function will be available from June for those who have contracted a version of Google Workspace.
Google Meet will also have the option of replacing the background with a video in order to make communications more fun and versatile. This feature will be available in three options: classroom, party, and forest.
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The platform will have new alternatives for the visualization of the participants. The person will be able to choose between a tile option next to the other participants or a floating image that can be moved and resized, or the user may not be seen at all. The change will air in May.
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Likewise, content can be pinned or fixed on the screen if the person needs one of the participants to have a permanent presence. Google emphasizes that this option will be very useful to include sign language in communication.
Finally, Google Meet revamped its toolbar, leaving the controls in one place, at the bottom. There you will find everything from the access codes to the meeting and the participant list to the chat, sent files and other activities. This bottom bar will always be visible so that the user can activate or deactivate what they need.
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