Google Tries to Make Search More Social

By: MIKE SWIFT   Google starting Tuesday will launch a series of upgrades intended to help the dominant search engine better understand people and their relationships, an ambitious and potentially significant attempt to close the loop between two of the Internet’s most elemental services — search and social. With the Internet evolving from a Web […]

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Google+ “Hangouts” Grow in Popularity

By: MIKE SWIFT Wednesday, February 22, 2012 David Resnick used it to break through the anxiety and isolation of people who stutter. Joe Saad launched a business. M. Monica Malone, an extrovert whose damaged immune system left her a shut-in, found a way she could give back to others. Brandon Hartung and Stacy Frazer found […]

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