5 Great Google+ Features

After all the begging and the waiting, I finally got an invitation to Google+ and frankly, I must say that I am very impressed with what they have done so far! And though many people are comparing Google+ to Facebook, I can already tell how different they are from the smallest details and features.

Google Plus

Google Plus

So, what are the features that make Google+ this attractive? And why is it being called the “social backbone” of the web these days?

  • Circles: Google has come up with the exclusive concept of circles — you can create a circle of contacts that are family, friends, work friends, former co-workers and so on. With these circles, you can define who gets to see what kind of updates. If you are a Facebook user, you will see that this features is still unavailable and rolling it out now is a bit too late!
  • Hangout: It is essentially group video chat done in a unique and different way; all you need to do is click on the Hangout button and invite members of a certain group by sending them a notification. Moreover, Google uses its own platform to perform this rather than a third party.

10 Top Funniest Facebook Jokes, Quotes & Updates This Week [eps.20]

Every day, I come across a few hilarious Facebook updates, jokes & quotes. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself!

Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our 20th list of the 10 top funniest list for this week.

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter. ~e.e. cummings

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter. ~e.e. cummings

1. If you choke a smurf what color does it turn?

2. Opera is when a guy get stabbed in the back and instead of bleeding he sings!

3. I exercise not because I care about being big and strong, I just want to look good naked!

4. I keep trying to lose weight , but it keeps finding me.

5. How can I think outside the box when I work inside a cube?

10 Ways That Social Media Can Help You Land a Job!

A list of the top 10 ways in which social media can be used to boost your resume and give you an edge over other applicants.

Obama Warns: Facebook is a BIG BAD Wolf! [video]

In the two videos below, Obama warns about posting pictures or personal information on Facebook. Whether this is this another PR stunt or not, is not clear to me however it seems that even Obama has been stung by Facebook just like Zuckerberg was a few weeks ago!

©2010 thoughtpick, copyrights reserved.