Google+ new app

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Today Google released a huge update to their Google+ app for iOS. Yes, iOS only. Not Android. It’s absolutely remarkable. A beautifully designed, thought-out and functional app from Google that pitches their social network right at mobile. Properly. This app makes sense, focuses on what a 3.5-inch screen is capable of and makes sense of… Read more »

Simpler Google

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More than 170 million people have upgraded to Google+, enjoying new ways to share in Search, Gmail, YouTube and lots of other places. It’s still early days, and there‚Äôs plenty left to do, but we’re more excited than ever to build a seamless social experience, all across Google. This is actually a fantastic looking update…. Read more »

Google+ growing

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Google+ is my darling love in social media these days, much like Twitter was. I want to be on it, much like I want to be on Twitter. My relationship with Facebook “is complicated”. Sometimes I love it, sometimes I think it’s doing the wrong thing and more often than not I feel like I… Read more »

Circles get volume control

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Google+ just added a really important feature, that I’ll dub “the Robert Scoble control”… it’s basically a volume slider to turn down the amount of activity a circle dumps into your main stream. As I said before, Google are playing the long game with this one. Slowly but surely scratch at the competition with your… Read more »