Both apps let you chat, make audio and video conferences, call mobile and landline.
We have written an in-depth comparison on Hangouts vs Skype in another article so take a look if you need additional details on these two apps.
Looks like Microsoft is making a strategical move putting Skype and Skype for Business apart.
From a business-oriented app which Skype initially was, it has turned into a Snapchat-like, millennials-oriented tool to hang out with your pals.
There are so many that it’s hard to navigate in the ocean of the similar tools promising to connect the entire world.