November2011

Obama’s profile on Google +

Obama’s profile, which just gained a “verified account” tick mark, appears to have been launched first thing Wednesday morning. Naturally, it isn’t being run by the President himself, but by his reelection campaign — a fact that the profile’s posts makes no attempt to hide. “Welcome to the Obama 2012[…]

Read More »

Google+ Pages Unveiled: Google+ Welcomes Brands

Google+ is finally welcoming brands, five months after the launch of the social networking service and four months after it unceremoniously booted businesses from the site. Google has faced criticism for failing to provide a way for companies to connect with individuals on Google+ and the company is, at last,[…]

Read More »

Google Adds +1 Button to Image Search

Google‘s proliferation of the +1 button continued Wednesday as the company added the feature to image searches. The button, which was introduced in March as an answer to Facebook’s “Like,” is equivalent to a stamp of approval from Google users. Over the past few months, +1s have appeared next to[…]

Read More »