This week we talk about a few recent updates to Google+, Galaxy Nexus carrier confusion, Google’s experiment with voice search, easier privacy settings and much more!
1. Google+ Updates
Google+ gets updated to include Ripples, trending topics and photo editing features. Ripples allow users to trace a post back to the original user and see how it has evolved. Trending topics shows a list of the most talked about words or phrases on Google+. Plus many advanced photo editing features.
2. Galaxy Nexus
We still don’t know exactly which carriers the latest Nexus phone will be available on. November 17 is the release date but the price is unknown as well.
3. Voice Search Underwater Video
Google did a fun experiment to see if an Android phone could pick up the voice of someone in a scuba suit. After a couple tries it worked!
4. Larry Page passes Mark Zuckerburg on G+
Why was Mark Zuckerburg the most circled user on Google+? We’re not sure but he has finally been dethroned by Google’s own CEO Larry Page.