Google has made Google+ very difficult to avoid. Now, it is leveraging Google+ to get you more involved in selling its ads. Opting out is pretty simple. But, you need to work at it.
The great thing about social networks is that everyone on them is susceptible to becoming Soylent Green for advertisers. Facebook really doesn't give a damn about your privacy. Google just announced that it will take your Google+ reviews and chuck them up in ads. You won't care because fake friends are so much easier than real friends.
A few years ago, way back in the late 90s, Citrix Online, the maker of GoToMeeting, was known as Expertcity. They had a service to provide computer help using experts who would connect to users via a browser based screen sharing application. That didn't work out so good so, they pivoted and created GoToMyPC and then GoToMeeting.
This morning, Google kicked off its 6th annual I/O conference with over 6,000 devs at Moscone Center in San Francisco, 460 I/O Extended sites in 90 countries, and millions around the world who tuned in via Mountain View's livestream.
The director, a writer and some actors in the film "Star Trek Into Darkness" will join NASA as it hosts a Google+ Hangout from noon to 12:45 p.m. EDT, May 16, about how work aboard the International Space Station is turning science fiction into reality.
Google's taking a leaf out of Facebook and Twitter's book with the launch of Google+ Sign-In, which allows users to log into web sites using their Google+ credentials.
Google has tweaked its Google+ social network, claiming it's now more functional and flexible - but has riled developers by failing to give them any warning.
I've had a Google+ account since the social networking site first kicked off, yet I must admit I almost never use it.
In just a few short months, a new name in social media has taken everyone by storm.
Digg this - the man who created Digg is now working for Google.
Google has integrated its new social networking platform with its voice-over IP service.
Google+ is now open for the over-13s to join, bringing the social network in line with rivals Facebook and MySpace.
Engineers from Facebook, Twitter and MySpace have created a browser add-on that they say cancels the effects of Google's bias towards Google+ results.
Google+ now has more than 62 million registered users and is adding more at the rate of 625,000 a month.
Google has just completely overhauled the Youtube interface and you'll barely even recognize it when you see it for the first time.
Though it has only been around for 100 days, Google says more than 3.4 billion photos have already been uploaded to its new social network, Google+.
Google's announced that it's to shut down its Buzz social network to focus on Google+.
The Google engineer who yesterday made the mistake of posting criticism of Google+ publicly has withdrawn what he calls a 'long opinionated rant'.
A Google engineer has publicly criticized the recently launched social networking platform on... Google+.
Well, if you haven't got round to joining Google+, you now have a good excuse not to bother: many of those who did have abandoned it.