Google Helpouts Is Shutting Down On April 20th

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Google has announced that they are shutting down Helpouts, its service that connects users that need help with experts who can offer help over a live-streaming video session.  The deciding factor in this shut down is that it’s not growing fast enough.

This could be as a result that Google Helpouts was competing against other Google services, like YouTube where you can get free tutorials for almost any task. Unlike Google hangouts where some tutorials were being charged at $25 per 15 minutes, and one that charged $0.65 per minute.

So get in those consultations while you still can!

Read more at the original Forbes article here: http://www.forbes.com/sites/amitchowdhry/2015/02/16/google-helpouts-is-shutting-down-on-april-20th/