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Google Plus officially gone, rebranded as Currents

The Currents rebrand started back in April of 2019.

Jul 07, 2020, 11:31 AM IST

Google starts notifying users about Google+ shutdown

Google has started notifying users about the shutdown of Google+ in the coming two months.

Feb 02, 2019, 15:09 PM IST

Google announces shutting down Google plus after massive user data leak

A technical glitch was found to have compromised accounts and personal information of over 500,000 of Google users.

Oct 09, 2018, 06:54 AM IST

Google junks stories it doesn't like, claims reporter

Google`s Vice President of Global Communications Rob Shilkin, said that like Google`s other client meetings that discuss new features, the meeting with Forbes at that time was held under a non-disclosure agreement.

Sep 02, 2017, 18:36 PM IST

Mark Zuckerberg took a vow to destroy Google Plus, reveals ex-Facebook employee

In one of the most shocking revelations, a former employee of the social networking site, Facebook, has revealed that the company's CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg took a vow to destroy Google Plus when it was launched in 2011.

Jun 07, 2016, 19:42 PM IST

Ahead of Jat stir, Internet services banned in Haryana's Sonepat district

The Rohtak district administration on Saturday issued notices to four people for violating Section 144 imposed in the district by pitching tents for 'dharna' without permission of the competent authority.

Jun 05, 2016, 00:13 AM IST

Google bids adieu to its social network Google Plus

Google is bidding adieu to Google Plus, an awkwardly named social network that the American search engine had launched four years ago hoping it would become a serious rival to Facebook.

Jul 28, 2015, 12:00 PM IST

I&B ministry utilising new media like never before

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading from the front, social media outreach of I&B ministry and its associated bodies has got a major boost with over 16 lakh followers on Twitter, nearly 90,000 YouTube subscribers and around 30 lakh likes on Facebook.

Dec 28, 2014, 10:01 AM IST

Google introduces new feature to enhance videos on its web app

Google has introduced a new feature to its Google+ web app that allows users to enhance videos they upload online.

Dec 21, 2014, 18:33 PM IST

Top cloud Apps to store your data

The trend of cloud computing is picking up and more and more people are making use of this.

Oct 04, 2014, 16:22 PM IST

Google acquires poll company Polar to boost Google+

Search giant Google has acquired the online poll company Polar to boost its social networking site Google+.

Sep 12, 2014, 13:23 PM IST

Narendra Modi launches membership drive on his website

Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi has launched a membership drive on his official website asking people, in particular the youth, to connect with him on his Facebook and Google plus accounts.

May 24, 2014, 15:10 PM IST

Finding relationships in Google+, Facebook may help users improve privacy settings

Computer programmers have reportedly discovered that finding relationships in networks like Google Plus and Facebook may help users better protect and maintain their privacy settings.

Nov 28, 2013, 00:05 AM IST

Google Glass won`t allow face recognition apps

Google has said face-recognition apps won`t be allowed on Google Glass anytime soon.

Jun 04, 2013, 18:32 PM IST

LinkedIn hits 200 million user mark

Business-oriented social network LinkedIn has 200 million users, with nearly two new members signing up every second, a report has said.

Jan 10, 2013, 22:39 PM IST

Facebook customer satisfaction in US plummets: Report

The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) "E-Business Report" in collaboration with research firm Foresee, comes days before the release of Facebook's first quarterly earnings since it went public.

Jul 22, 2012, 12:08 PM IST

Google buying social sharing firm Meebo

Google, the world's biggest search engine, is buying Silicon Valley startup Meebo that helps online publishers make their websites more social.

Jun 05, 2012, 10:57 AM IST

Twitter is much more than social: Dorsey

Twitter is expected to have made about USD 140 million in revenue last year.

Jan 23, 2012, 16:09 PM IST

Google Plus user base crosses 90 million mark

Google`s online social networking service `Google Plus` has crossed 90 million users mark since its launch in June.

Jan 23, 2012, 14:34 PM IST

Google Plus may have 400 mn users by 2012-end

Google`s social networking site Google Plus will have more than 400 million users by the end of 2012.

Dec 30, 2011, 22:41 PM IST