Google+ for iOS gets a major update

Google+ for iOS gets a major update
Apparently Google isn’t playing favorites with Android (all the time); users of Apple’s mobile platform are getting treated to a massive makeover of the Google+ app, and the Android version is apparently still a “couple weeks” away. The update focuses on the appearance and ease of use of the app, which wasn’t particularly well received when it first landed on the iPhone.

On their official blog Google had this to say about their strategy with Google+ on mobile devices:



They did say that the Android update would include “a few extra surprises”, so fans of the little green robot can expect some extra goodies when the app does make it to Google’s own mobile OS. In the meantime, everyone can take a look at the new app below, and iOS users can head to the market link below to download/update the app.

source: Google via 9to5Google, Apple App Store

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6 Comments

1. joeymk

Posts: 101; Member since: Jan 26, 2012

Why update does anyone use google+ ?

2. Scott_H

Posts: 167; Member since: Oct 28, 2011

Presumably that's why they are updating it; as an attempt to attract more users.

6. PhoneLuver

Posts: 481; Member since: Jul 05, 2010

The interface looks much better! I hated the over-simplified (basic) interfaces they launched recently. An interface should be intuitive rather than imply you're stupid.

4. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

I do, ita great for photos and longs post, is also great for hangouts and well tied with all of Google services

5. Sniggly

Posts: 7305; Member since: Dec 05, 2009

If you used Plus you'd know that it's actually pretty jumping.

3. CharlieAtInfinity

Posts: 253; Member since: Apr 10, 2012

It looks so nice now!!!! and since Facebook app isn't any good maybe slowly ill switch to G+ Gotta see that loading time of this... which the Android and iOS app of Facebook suck at!!!

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