After almost a year of waiting, Google has lastly added emoji reactions to Google Meets.
In its newest Google Workspace update, Google lastly added the long-awaited ability to ship emoji reactions in Google Meet meetings.
Like Zoom, customers can now silently react to others within the assembly with one of a number of emoji options.
Just faucet the “smile” icon close to Meet’s management bar and express your reaction. Unlike Zoom, these reactions won’t hang on-screen in a static location.
Instead, every response you or your colleagues ship will float up the left side of the screen. If greater than one person makes use of the identical emoji reaction, it will burst on the screen for extra emphasis.
Google Meet emoji reactions
For now, Google Meet emoji reactions are restricted to heart, thumbs-up, party popper, wave, joy, astonished, thinking, cry, and thumbs-down.
There aren’t as many choices as you can discover on Zoom, however extra will likely be added.
Google Meet emojis are currently available on Google Meet web and iOS. The firm says the feature is coming to Android soon.
Additionally, this replace provides new 360-degree digital backgrounds to Google Meet. When you add one of these backgrounds, the scene will rotate round you as you rotate your camera.
The rotating background will roll out to customers on each iOS and Android within the approaching weeks.