Google ‘Quantifies Movie Magic’ To Help You Find the Best Films To Watch


As if you needed another reason to not use Bing … Google just announced that they are now better utilizing their movie searching algorithms to enhance your film knowledge of coming attractions. It turns out that more and more people are turning towards the internet to research out the movies they are potentially interested in […]

Google And Facebook In Rumored $1 Billion Bidding War Over Waze Travel App


Let the auction begin! Reported this week, Waze travel app is said to be the subject of a $1 billion bidding war between Facebook and Google. Both companies have shown interest in tying the apps “social travel” features into their social media platforms to provide a more comprehensive experience for users. The Waze app lets […]

YouTube To Allow All Creators To Connect Channels With G+ Pages Soon


Big news for YouTube partners using Google+. Soon, creators will be able to connect their YouTube channels with an active Google+ page. The process will be streamlined so that a creator’s YouTube channel and Google+ page will share the same name and avatar, and that’s just one of the perks of connecting accounts. According to […]

Google+ Update Includes Cleaner Layout, Enhanced Photo Features


Google+ has struggled to compete with other social media networks like Facebook and Twitter, but some important visual updates from Google’s annual I/O developers’ conference in San Francisco may change that equation. TechCrunch reports that the social network has announced 41 updates to its platform, including a newer layout, improved Google+ Hangouts features and probably […]

NASA Teams Up With The Cast Of ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ For Google+ Hangout


NASA, in their never-ending quest to be the coolest space program around (take that Roscosmos) will be holding a Google+ Hangout on May 16, 2013 with the cast and crew of the upcoming film “Star Trek Into Darkness” [squeals with delight]. The Hangout will feature astronaut Chris Cassidy, who currently resides on the International Space […]

Beta Test Alert: You Can Now Link YouTube to Your Google+ Account


I love the idea of beta testing — you are like a tech pioneer out exploring the uncharted forests of some new innovation. Who knows what kinds of glitches or easter eggs you might find (what if they involve nudity?!)? With that being said, YouTube is cordially inviting you to merge your Google+ account with […]

LIVE NOW: President Obama Hosts Post-State of the Union Fireside Google+ Hangout


[Update 2/14/13 1:55 p.m. PST] Watch the event below! If you’ve got a question about the president’s upcoming State of the Union address, you can make your voice heard on Thursday when he hosts his second post-speech question and answer session during the White House’s Fireside Hangouts on Google+ at 4:50 p.m. ET/1:50 p.m. PT. […]

Vince Vaughn, Owen Wilson, Conan O’Brien Doing Google+ Hangout


[Update 2/13/13 11:43 a.m PST] Event has ended. Watch recording below (Please skip to 24:45) What’s better than a new Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson movie?How about a Vince Vaugh and Owen Wilson Google+ Hangout hosted by Conan O’Brien? Sounds pretty goddamn sweet, right? As promotion for their new movie “The Internship” about two laid-off […]

NASA and CSA Astronauts To Host First-Ever Google+ Hangout In Space


Astronauts from NASA and the Canadian Space Agency will field questions from space enthusiasts during their first Google+ Hangout from the International Space Station Feb. 22 at 11 a.m. ET/8 a.m. PT. Kevin Ford and Tom Mashburn of NASA and Chris Hadfield of the Canadian Space Agency are expected to participate in the Google+ Hangout. […]

VP Joe Biden, Philip DeFranco Join Google ‘Fireside Hangout’ on Gun Violence


[UPDATE] Watch the live stream below! As the debate over gun violence in the aftermath of the Sandy Hook massacre escalates, Vice President Joe Biden is joining Philip DeFranco and other commentators for a Google+ hangout about solutions in reducing gun violence live tomorrow at 1:45 p.m. ET/10:45 a.m. PT. Dubbed the “Fireside Hangout,” the […]

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