Allo web app will eventually work without phone connection
Allo is perhaps one of Google’s most controversial products at the moment. It abandoned most of what made Hangouts great, in favor of connecting users by phone numbers rather than email addresses. The app has been slowly regaining some of Hangouts’ functionality since release, including a web client. There’s just one problem – the web app requires your phone to be turned on with a network connection.
Thankfully, it appears this limitation will be fixed – at some point. Read More