Google+ social network is now available to anyone who wants to join. They have also added 91 changes during the social network’s beta trial. The trail was only 90 days but it got a lot of good Buzz. The most notable additions are that the Hangouts video chat feature is now available for Android smartphones running Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) or newer.
The list of key changes:
- A new “Hangouts on Air” option allows users to live broadcast to up to nine different people.
- Hangouts can now be named.
- A screen sharing function has been added to Hangouts.
- Users can now share and view a sketchpad directly inside Hangouts
- Google Docs can be viewed and shared inside Hangouts.
- Google+ members can now search for other users from the social network directly and Google+ will return results from around the web.
- The Google+ Hangouts API is now available for developers.