Emily Tan
Jun 29, 2011

Google+ set to challenge Facebook, Skype, and cloud providers

GLOBAL - After several hesitant forays into the world of social media, Google has rolled out its most comprehensive social offering yet — Google+.

Google+ is the search giant's comprehensive social media platform.

With features like social sharing, chat and video conferencing, the new platform appears to challenge not only Facebook, but Skype, Twitter and even Microsoft and Apple's cloud offerings.

According to Google's official blog, Google is still in field trial stage and is only available to a select invited few. From the video, the site looks accessible from the general Google search page via the button You which will feature on Google's redesigned navigation bar...

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