Google Hits Refresh on Google+ Mobile Web Site
Google today said that it has revised the mobile version of its Google+ web site. The refreshed site loses the "Incoming" stream, which offered status updates from nearby Google+ users, and replaces it with access to the What's Hot stream (accessed by swiping to the right). The new mobile site also added the ability to see who +1'd a post in the stream. Google says these features are available to any phone that has web access, and that similar changes will soon be distributed to the Android and iOS Google+ applications.
Google Pay Arrives to Fully Replace Android Pay and Google Wallet
Google today released Google Pay, the revised payment application and service that replaces Android Pay. Google Pay encompasses most features of Google Wallet and Android Pay in a single app, allowing people to use Google Pay to make payments online and via mobile devices.
Google's AMP Stories Let Web Publishers Tell Tap-Through Stories with Photos and Videos
Google today announced a preview of AMP stories, a new tool for creators to bring content to the mobile web in a new and engaging way. AMP stories were inspired by the likes of Snapchat and Instagram, which both offer people the ability to tell on-going, ephemeral stories that others swipe through.
Chrome Gains 'Scroll Anchoring' To Keep Web Sites In Place
Google hopes the latest addition to its Chrome browser will make reading web sites less frustrating. The tool, called scroll anchoring, will prevent web sites from bouncing users up and down the screen.
YouTube Gaming Hits the Start Button
Google today fully launched its stand-alone YouTube Gaming site. The site features dedicated search algorithms so results focus on games.
Google Launches 'My Account' Site with Privacy Controls
Google today published a new web site that people can use to manage their personal information. The My Account site offers a handful of features for checking the privacy of individual accounts and performing security checkups with step-by-step guides.
Who uses google+
I've been using G+ for over a month now and it blows fb away! everyone is switching to it now
its also very helpful to get away from noosy family members who can't seem to give you space