How can PR pros adjust to live-streaming changes?

Google recently announced that Hangouts on Air is moving to YouTube Live—and many are still reeling from the closure of Blab. Here’s how to cope.

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Fans of Google’s Hangouts on Air will have to move to YouTube Live or find a new live video platform.

On Monday, Google quietly made an announcement:

Hangouts On Air will move from Google+ to YouTube Live on September 12. If you want to schedule new Hangouts On Air you will need to use YouTube Live. Events cannot be scheduled on Google+ after September 12 and you will need to move existing events scheduled to happen after September 12 to YouTube Live.

Venture Beat reported:

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