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Google introduces ‘VC Office Hours’, Google+ hangouts with top Silicon Valley figures

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Google+ is often lamented for failing to capture the attention of mainstream social network users and, almost in response to that accusation, Google is launching an interesting initiative that will see top figures from Silicon Valley participate in hangouts on the social network. The company introduced its VC Office Hours program today,...
Google introduces ‘VC Office Hours’, Google+ hangouts with top Silicon Valley figures

Infographic: The Year In Social Media, A 2012 Recap

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What happened in social media over the past year? In 2012, everything from President Obama holding a Google Hangout to Facebook buying Instagram and going public to the Pope joining Twitter and Psy’s Gangnam Style breaking one billion views on YouTube. The folks at The SEO Company working... Please visit Marketing...
Infographic: The Year In Social Media, A 2012 Recap

Google+ adds stereo sound to Hangouts to make live music sound better

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Live music sessions in Google+ Hangouts are going to sound a whole lot better from now on, thanks to some advanced audio settings rolled out Monday morning. Musicians now have the ability to switch their audio setting from “voice” to “studio mode” to improve the sound quality. The company didn’t...
Google+ adds stereo sound to Hangouts to make live music sound better

You can now watch your YouTube playlists with friends in Google+ Hangouts

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You can watch YouTubes in Google+ Hangouts, which is a pretty fun feature, but you haven’t been able to share a complete playlist of videos that lets you watch a series of clips. Selecting them one by one is a pain in the butt. Thankfully, YouTube has announced a new...
You can now watch your YouTube playlists with friends in Google+ Hangouts

Proof Google Hangouts Are The Best Part Of Google+ (GOOG)

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I'm barely active on Google+, but I think Google Hangouts are a killer feature. With multiple people allowed to video chat at once (and an unlimited number of observers allowed, if you like), here are a few excellent applications of Hangouts. How do you use Google Hangouts? Let us know...
Proof Google Hangouts Are The Best Part Of Google+ (GOOG)
Hands on with Hangouts, Google's new text and video chat architecture

Obama To Hold "Fireside Hangout" On State of the Union Address

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt's radio series of 30 "fireside chats" was key way to connect the presidency to homes across the nation in 1933 and 1934. More than 75 years later, President Obama is using Google+ to "Hangout" with his constituents.  In his ongoing series paying respect to the New Deal...
Obama To Hold "Fireside Hangout" On State of the Union Address

Helping entrepreneurs in the Crescent City

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I made my first visit to the Gulf Coast as a Red Cross shelter manager six weeks after Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005. What I witnessed there made me believe in the potential for individuals and businesses to come together to rebuild a community devastated by disaster. Every year since,...
Helping entrepreneurs in the Crescent City

Owen Wilson & Vince Vaughn debut "The Internship" official trailer [Video]

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We previously told you about an upcoming movie called “The Internship” starring Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson where the two compete for an internship at Google. The two stars sat down with Conan O’Brien today for a live hangout promoting the film and also debuted the official trailer. As...
Owen Wilson & Vince Vaughn debut "The Internship" official trailer [Video]
Eucalyptus Chooses GitHub For Stairway To Amazon
First 'Ender's Game' footage revealed, teaser to debut in Google+ Hangout on May 7th
Google+ adds fullscreen mode to Hangouts on Air live video streams

Watch live: Google+ Hangout with the International Space Station

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Ever wanted to hangout with astronauts? Sure you have. Well, today’s your lucky day. Google and NASA will be hosting a Google+ Hangout with three astronauts that are currently stationed on the International Space Station. The Hangout will begin at 7:30 a.m. PT / 10:30 a.m. ET and will...
Watch live: Google+ Hangout with the International Space Station

Reminder: First Google+ Hangout with President Obama is tonight

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President Obama will give the Google+ social network a high-profile boost by taking questions on a Hangout video chat starting at 5:30 p.m. Eastern tonight. The Hangout was announced a week ago, and it will hopefully allow for a more interactive experience than usual for political discourse. The President...
Reminder: First Google+ Hangout with President Obama is tonight
Angry Birds Star Wars Blasts Off On Android, iOS, Windows Phone 8, Kindle Fire, Mac, PC, Windows 8 (Sorry BlackBerry Users)

Google+: the means to find the right people at the right time

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Charities can now use Google+ to channel tailored information through new features such as hangouts and circlesIf you thought Google+ was solely a social networking platform, you might be mistaken. At a seminar for Google Grants recipients last week, more than 50 charities, including Amnesty International, Scope, WaterAid and the...
Google+: the means to find the right people at the right time

Stupid, Antiquated German Regulations Mean Germans Couldn't Watch Our Google Hangout With Rob Reid Yesterday

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Yesterday we did our live streaming interview with Rob Reid about his book, Year Zero, which was a lot of fun. During the course of the video, we discovered (via some tweets) that people in Germany were blocked from watching. As I said in the video, I assumed that this...
Stupid, Antiquated German Regulations Mean Germans Couldn't Watch Our Google Hangout With Rob Reid Yesterday

Fireside Hangouts: Join First Lady Michelle Obama in a Google+ Hangout to discuss Let's Move!

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In the past month, both the President and Vice President of the United States have come to Google+ to participate in "Fireside Hangouts" to discuss the challenges the country faces and answer people's questions. On March 4, it's First Lady Michelle Obama's turn as she joins her first-ever Fireside Hangout to...
Fireside Hangouts: Join First Lady Michelle Obama in a Google+ Hangout to discuss Let's Move!
Dennis Crowley's favorite thing about NYC tech? The Muggles are here

How To Use Google's Crazy 10-Way Video Chat Feature (GOOG)

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One of Google+'s most celebrated features is its incredible video chat, which supports 10 people at the same time and changes based on who's talking. Starting a hangout is actually pretty easy. Here's how to do it.   <object classid="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000" id="ooyalaPlayer_53b5n_gylufcjm" width="618" height="348" codebase="http://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/current/swflash.cab"><param name="movie" value="http://player.ooyala.com/player.swf?embedCode=dobDFpMzqJfqz_3vLNGOc4K51ZdI-lIM&version=2" /><param name="bgcolor" value="#000000"...
How To Use Google's Crazy 10-Way Video Chat Feature (GOOG)
Top Shelf 010: The Google Glass Menagerie

Social media matters more than ever in this US presidential election

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The rise of social media during the 2008 US presidential election created an entirely new type of campaign, where both candidates reached the masses through never-before-seen tactics that utilized an unprecedented level of social networking. This new kind of campaign strategy is as scrappy as it is experimental, relying on emerging technology...
Social media matters more than ever in this US presidential election

How to get fired from Microsoft: Build a three-story party on the company’s dime

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If you are tasked with promoting Bing at Sundance, and you want to make a splash, what do you do? Well, if you are now-fired Eric Hadley you build a three-story party palace, replete with drinks, and celebrities. That’ll do the trick. The only problem is that that action and several...
How to get fired from Microsoft: Build a three-story party on the company’s dime

Google Hangouts On Air updated with live broadcast rewinding and instant YouTube uploads

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Did helping granny set up that Netflix account cause you to be late to your friend's big On Air Hangout? What would've been a calamity last week is but a minor hitch now. Earlier today, Google updated its live video streaming service with a new set of "highly requested"...
Google Hangouts On Air updated with live broadcast rewinding and instant YouTube uploads
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Google+ Hangouts on Air is now available to all users in 220 countries and territories

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At the beginning of May we told you that Google was rolling out its Hangouts on Air feature to all users. This was a rollout of a feature that some users have been testing for some time. The rollout took a while, but according to Matthew Leske of Google, it...
Google+ Hangouts on Air is now available to all users in 220 countries and territories
NASA to host first Google+ Hangout from the International Space Station on Feb. 22

Google Partnering With Startup Weekend

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The tech giant wants to help entrepreneurs get their ideas off the ground. Google is partnering with Startup Weekend to create Startup Weekend NEXT, a five week course using Google + hangouts to help entrepreneurs with their business model and skills, Google's John Lyman wrote in a blog post...
Google Partnering With Startup Weekend
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Google Art Project passes 35,000 objects, gets a Hangout app and a Compare button

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Google today announced a few noteworthy milestones for its Art Project initiative. 29 new art organisations from 14 countries have agreed to bring their collections online, bumping the total the number of treasures you can view via Google by more than 10 percent, available from around 180 partners. In fact,...
Google Art Project passes 35,000 objects, gets a Hangout app and a Compare button
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