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[MaximumPC] It's Officially Unofficial: Google+ Hits 20 Million Members Mark

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With or without your participation, Google+ just keeps growing at a record rate, and it appears the social networking site has officially breached the 20 million members mark, at least unofficially. Confused? Google isn't reporting that number -- not yet anyway -- but market research firm comScore is, which we can take as a more reliable metric than Ancestry.com co-founder Paul Allen's formula for measuring Google+'s growth.
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post #2 of 28
what is google+ like bookface or what?? lol

(thats what i call facebook just FYI) lachen.gif
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post #3 of 28
Google+ is indeed a social networking site.

The question shouldn't be how many people use Google+. It should be how many people have permanently switched over to Google+ and ditched Facebook.

I know loads of people who have a Google+ account and don't use it because they only have one or two friends on there compared to most friends still solely using Facebook.


These figures don't really mean much in my opinion.
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post #4 of 28
Google+ will be great... as long as all of the 40-50+ year old stay off of it and leave something for our younger generation to consult on. =P
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Originally Posted by †Blade†;14306267 
Google+ will be great... as long as all of the 40-50+ year old stay off of it and leave something for our younger generation to consult on. =P

Agree. I'm giving it one more month to get some more friends over to it. And i am closing my Facebook account. cool.gif
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I had a google + profile but deleted it when i read this.

http://thenextweb.com/google/2011/07/05/as-of-july-31st-all-google-profiles-will-be-public/

No private profle = no use from me.
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Originally Posted by Ksireaper;14306759 
I had a google + profile but deleted it when i read this.

http://thenextweb.com/google/2011/07/05/as-of-july-31st-all-google-profiles-will-be-public/

No private profle = no use from me.

I don't see anything wrong with this. Assume what you post online and you will be fine.

I never used facebook but I hopped on g+ right when it came out and I'm liking it a lot.
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Originally Posted by Ksireaper;14306759 
I had a google + profile but deleted it when i read this.

http://thenextweb.com/google/2011/07/05/as-of-july-31st-all-google-profiles-will-be-public/

No private profle = no use from me.

Correct me if I'm wrong, but I know you can hide your personal details that it only shows to certain circles. Plus, if you say something towards a circle only they'll see it. How much privacy are you looking for, exactly?
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Google plus is currently awkwardly underpopulated in my social circle. There are a few people who have decided to completely abandon facebook alreayd, and my entire feed is filled with only their status updates.

Google needs to open the floodgates and allow anyone to sign up before the cloud of attention passes over and people start to give up on it.
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with google you cant hide your name, and teh fact you have an account, apart from that you can hide everything you want
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