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What’s new in Google+

Posted by on December 6, 2013

What’s new in Google+

After nearly two years of official launch, Google+ has got a major update in terms of features and UI. At the Google I/O, Vic Gundotra, the Senior Vice President of Google announced the changes to Google+. The changes can be categorized into three segments, major one is UI change for the timeline, second is hangouts(…)

Google+ Native App for iPad

Posted by on December 6, 2013

Google+ Native App for iPad

Google has finally released the native Google+ app for iPad users. Previously the app was available only to Android and iPhone users and iPad users need to use the iPhone app with lower screen resolution. With the new release, Google has added a fresh UI which is optimized for tablet experience. Your stream styles content(…)

3 Ways to Get RSS Feeds from Google Plus

Posted by on December 6, 2013

3 Ways to Get RSS Feeds from Google Plus

Google+, the social networking tool which Google had launched last year has seen pretty good success unlike Google’s previous social networking ventures. Recently in April 2012, Google plus also had a major redesign focusing on content. But there is no official way to subscribe to RSS feeds of any person following as RSS feeds are(…)

Too Much Whitespace on New Google+?

Posted by on December 6, 2013

Too Much Whitespace on New Google+?

Google has rolled out a new responsive design to its social networking site Google+ which was launched last year. Unlike other Google’s social networking ventures, Google+ has been accepted well by users because of its simplicity and also absence of any ads (as of now). The service also has pretty decent features including an in(…)

Automatically Post Updates to Google+ from Twitter

Posted by on December 6, 2013

Automatically Post Updates to Google+ from Twitter

Google+, the social networking site which was launched last July, is still not complete as there are no third party apps or tools to manage your account like Twitter and Facebook. Even though the API was made available by Google, it is not fully available to develop apps. You can cross post your Tweets to(…)

Download Images and Videos from Google+ [Extension]

Posted by on January 3, 2012

Download Images and Videos from Google+ [Extension]

Google+, the latest entrant to the social networking platform was a hit after Google’s previous social ventures fail to capture. If you follow lot of people on Google+, you might be seeing images and videos (YouTube) being shared on the network. Although Google+ has an user customized option to download images on the network, there(…)

Discover Google+ Hangouts in Real time with Hangout Canopy

Posted by on December 19, 2011

Discover Google+ Hangouts in Real time with Hangout Canopy

When Google+ was released, Hangouts was a nice feature available and it allowed users meet new people. But unless you follow people you never know when your friends are having hangouts. If you are finding it difficult to find any public hangouts, then this extension for Google Chrome called Hangout Canopy solves this problem, by(…)

G-Pad Brings Google+ to iPad

Posted by on December 14, 2011

G-Pad Brings Google+ to iPad

Most of the social networking sites are late to release the app when it comes to tablets, especially iPad. We have already seen how long it took for Facebook to release the iPad version. Google also follows the same path, they have released the Google+ app for iPhone and Android while the iPad version is(…)

Google+ Official Notifications Extension for Google Chrome

Posted by on November 3, 2011

Google+ Official Notifications Extension for Google Chrome

We have previously covered many ways to improve and get best out of Google+. Google has been trying to give a push to the social networking tool with new features like Creative Kits and private message. Now Google has released the official notification extension for Google Chrome. With the extension installed, you can view all(…)

Send a Direct Message in Google+

Posted by on December 6, 2013

Send a Direct Message in Google+

Google has been constantly improving Google+ by adding more and more features. Recently we had written about Google+ creative kit tool which allows users to add filters and effects to your photos and do basic editing. Now Google+ has enabled the option to send a direct message to any person. Although this feature was previously(…)