Updated: 11/16/2019 by Computer Hope
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Abbreviated as G+, Google+ was a social networking service first made available for invite-only on June 28, 2011. On April 2, 2019, Google+ was shut down. Since being shut down you can no longer view or access any Google+ account.

Google+ features

Below are some key features of Google+.

  • Circles - Section that allowed each of your friends, family, acquaintances, and others you know to be broken into groups allowing you share, communicate, and view only your interests.
  • Hangouts - Video chat where up to 10 people can get together and talk with one another.
  • Huddle - An Android, iPhone, and SMS (short message service) feature that allows users to communicate only within a circle.
  • Instant uploads - Android phone feature that automatically uploads photos and video to a private album for easy sharing later.
  • Sparks - Section that lets you search by content your interests. For example, a spark for "computers" or "computer hope" could be created.

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