GoogleLikelyUnlikelyEncryption between server and clientNo end-to-end encryptionUnlikelyBrowserComputer clientsMobile clientsUS based, known to comply to government requests, NSA can read messages through XKeyscoreUnited StatesVery easyChatAudioVideoFiletransfers$0, Ad-supportedhttp://www.google.com/talk/intl/en-GB/index.html
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Google features a chat client right in Gmail, which you can also use with other clients. It's uses the same protocols as Hangouts, and is therefore not secure.