News tagged ‘google+’

Friday, 18 Jul 2014

Google+ drops controversial real name policy after three years

Google+ drops controversial real name policy after three years

For three years, Google has forced Google+ users to use their real names, or face a ban from the social network. This week, Google changed its tune, allowing users to use any name they choose, in the "hope that today's change is a step toward making Google+ the welcoming and inclusive place that we want it to be."

Friday, 13 Dec 2013

Google+ Says: Let It Snow

Google+ Says: Let It Snow

Using an Android device? Fire up the Google Play store, for there may be a few Google apps updates waiting for you. Say, how about a fun way to add snow to your photos?

Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013

Google+ Adds New Features for Photographers Including a New Auto Awesome Movie Maker

Google+ Adds New Features for Photographers Including a New Auto Awesome Movie Maker

Google+ is adding a whole bunch of features to lure even more photographers onto its social network, and it's also introducing a new Auto Awesome Movie movie-making feature which automatically edits together a short movie based on your clips and photos.

Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013

 Google+ Photos App Now Available for All Chromebooks

Google+ Photos App Now Available for All Chromebooks

The Google+ Photos app, previously only available on Google's flagship Chromebook Pixel, is now available on all Chromebooks. It's an app that automatically extracts and uploads photos to your Google+ account from storage media (SD card) inserted into the Chromebook.

Wednesday, 22 May 2013

Google Updates Google+ Mobile Website

Google Updates Google+ Mobile Website

While the mobile app and desktop website version of Google+ has been constantly undergoing a series of improvements and updates, the mobile browser version is usually a step behind when it comes to such updates. Not intending to leave these users out in the cold, Google has updated the mobile version of Google+ as well.

Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Google Unifies Gmail, Drive and Google + Storage: 15GB for All

Google Unifies Gmail, Drive and Google + Storage: 15GB for All

Google is unifying the storage space across its Gmail, Google Drive and Google + products, giving all users access to a combined 15GB of data to use as they wish.

Friday, 3 May 2013

Google+ Hangouts Adds Remote Desktop App

Google+ Hangouts Adds Remote Desktop App

Google+ Hangouts now comes with remote desktop, which lets you remotely control someone else's PC during a Hangout chat session. The Hangout Remote Desktop app is built using the same technology found in the Chrome Remote Desktop app.

Monday, 28 Jan 2013

Google+ Now Second Most Popular Social Network

Google+ Now Second Most Popular Social Network

In the last quarter of 2012, Google+ became the second most popular social media on the Internet, just slightly behind Facebook. In third place was Youtube, another Google product, while Twitter was in fourth place.

Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012

Gmail Now Comes with Google+ Hangouts

Gmail Now Comes with Google+ Hangouts

The video chat function in Gmail gets updated with Google+ Hangouts. So what can you expect with Google+ Hangouts now easily available on your Gmail? Read on for more details.

Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012

The iPad Gets Official Google+ App

The iPad Gets Official Google+ App

The iPhone app for Google+ received an update back in May, and the folks over at Mountain View have been busy working on a Google+ app that's specifically tailored for the iPad.

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