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Google Details Google+ Tablet App Redesign Google Details Google+ Tablet App Redesign

Before Sergey Brin interrupted the Google+ presentation during the opening keynote for Google I/O, the Google+ team was discussing the redesign of the app for tablets. Besides a short look at how the tablet app features a new photo stream, …

Sergey Brin Unveils First Project Glass Google+ Hangout By Having His Friend Jump Out Of A Blimp Sergey Brin Unveils First Project Glass Google+ Hangout By Having His Friend Jump Out Of A Blimp

Google co-founder Sergey Brin hijacked Vic Gundtora’s Google+ speech at Google I/O to talk about Project Glass, and reveal via video, that his friend was about to jump out of a blimp. He then revealed that the friend was participating …

Google+ Gets Native Tablet App And Events Today [Google I/O] Google+ Gets Native Tablet App And Events Today [Google I/O]

After the impressive Jelly Bean presentation, Google is not done. The company has switched gears to Google+ and the future of their social network. The first major announcement is that Google+ is launching a native app on tablets today. Google …

An Early Photographic View Of Google I/O, Courtesy Of Google+ An Early Photographic View Of Google I/O, Courtesy Of Google+

Google has been pushing Google+ as a place for photography. It certainly helps that photographers flocked to the service pretty much as soon as it launched last year. Now, Google even has conferences for it. Naturally, as Google I/O, the …

Google Literally Spills The Beans On Android 4.1 Google Literally Spills The Beans On Android 4.1
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It’s pretty much accepted now that Android 4.1 is going to be called Jelly Bean. Google I/O starts tomorrow and the company has not made much of an effort to contain all the leaks confirming the next Android update. The …

Zynga Bridges The Divide Between iOS, Android And Web Zynga Bridges The Divide Between iOS, Android And Web

Zynga held an event last year called Zynga Unleashed. It was a chance for the company to announce some new games and give players, the press and investors a look at where the company is headed next. This year’s big …

New Google +1 Button Feature Could Drive Some Pageviews New Google +1 Button Feature Could Drive Some Pageviews
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Google announced that it’s rolling out a new feature for the +1 button to its platform preview channel, which shows recommendations for other content on your site. Google+ Platform Preview is where Google launches updates for the platform before they’re …

Google Releases New Live Blog Gadget Ahead of I/O Google Releases New Live Blog Gadget Ahead of I/O
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If you’re still trying to get all zipped up about Google I/O’s kick-off this Wednesday, Google has released a new tool that should not only help you keep track of events at the conference but also allows you customize a …

200 Google I/0 Speakers To Follow On Google+ 200 Google I/0 Speakers To Follow On Google+

Google’s annual developers conference, Google I/O, starts on Wednesday. Unfortunately, many will not be able to attend the sold event taking place in San Francisco. That doesn’t mean, however, that you can’t follow along. Google will be livestreaming the keynotes, …

Larry Page’s Health Addressed In Email, Page Posts To Google+ Larry Page’s Health Addressed In Email, Page Posts To Google+
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Google CEO Larry Page had some people worried last week. He did not appear at the company’s shareholders’ meeting, and it became apparent that he would not appear at this week’s Google I/O event, Google’s annual developers conference, or Google’s …

Google+ Now Lets You Guilt Friends Into Wishing You A Happy Birthday Google+ Now Lets You Guilt Friends Into Wishing You A Happy Birthday
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The Facebook birthday is synonymous with lazy friends. They no longer have to remember your birthday as the service will tell them when they have to post a shallow “Happy Birthday!” on your Timeline. Google+ has lacked the ability to …

Larry Page Hasn’t Posted A Public Google+ Update Since Late May, So It Must Be A Ghost Town, Right? Larry Page Hasn’t Posted A Public Google+ Update Since Late May, So It Must Be A Ghost Town, Right?
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Sound the “Google+ is dead” alarm. Larry Page hasn’t posted a public update since May 25. Just in case it isn’t crystal clear, I was being sarcastic. Paul McNamara at NetworkWorld posted today that Google CEO Larry Page “isn’t” using …

Flipboard Gets Much More Googley Flipboard Gets Much More Googley
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While previously available in beta, Flipboard for Android is now available in the Google Play Store, as well as in the Amazon App Store and Barnes & Noble Nook Store. “Now you can connect your Google+ account to Flipboard and …

Twitter Down At Various Times Throughout The Day, Google+ Has Fun Twitter Down At Various Times Throughout The Day, Google+ Has Fun

As previously reported, Twitter has been experiencing some downtime today. It seems to be coming and going. Meanwhile, users have been flockig to other social networks to talk about how Twitter is down. That includes Google+, where there is no …

Google+ Profiles Just Got A Lot More Social And Photo-Friendly Google+ Profiles Just Got A Lot More Social And Photo-Friendly
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Google is rolling out new updates to Google+ Profiles and Pages. A sharebox is being added, and cover photos are being made easier to manage. Users will now be able to share from their own profile, as for some reason, …

Google: Google+ Will Never Have Ads [Update: Actually, Google+ May One Day Have Ads] Google: Google+ Will Never Have Ads [Update: Actually, Google+ May One Day Have Ads]
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Update: Apparently Scoble got it wrong when quoting Horowitz, and he did not actually say that Google+ will never have ads. Scoble said later in a comment on Google+: Also, sorry to +Bradley Horowitz for getting his quote wrong (apparently …

Google+ For The Enterprise Coming Soon? Google+ For The Enterprise Coming Soon?

Google+ Vice President of Product Management, Bradley Horowitz, made several interesting announcements related to Google’s social network at the LeWeb London conference. For one, Google+ is coming to Flipboard. Perhaps even more interesting, he said that Google+ will never have …

Google Just Disrupted The Conference Business With Hangouts On Air Google Just Disrupted The Conference Business With Hangouts On Air

If you organize conferences and similar events, your future in terms of how you organize and price your events just got really interesting. If you’re a conference-goer, events that might be out of reach to you for reasons of distance …

Google Finds More Exposure For Google+ With Flipboard Partnership Google Finds More Exposure For Google+ With Flipboard Partnership

Google has partnered with popular iOS news reader Flipboard to integrate Google+ into the product. Google+ Vice President of Product Management, Bradley Horowitz, announced as much at LeWeb London. The discussion with Horowitz from the conference will be available here, …

Google+ Office Hours: Tabletop Forge Gets A Kickstarter Google+ Office Hours: Tabletop Forge Gets A Kickstarter

You may recall a Google+ Office Hours from a few weeks ago that introduced us to the amazing Tabletop Forge app. It used Google+ Hangouts as a new way to host traditional tabletop role-playing games across any distance. It was …

Google’s New Local Ratings Costing Businesses Clicks? Google’s New Local Ratings Costing Businesses Clicks?
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It seems that Google’s decision to replace its star rating system with Zagat scores for local search results isn’t a huge hit with some businesses. Do you like Google’s new approach to local business ratings? Let us know in the …