Dec 16, 2012: As the social networking sites Google+ and Facebook fight a pitch battle in the social media market with each vying for the share of the pie, Google+ the social networking arm of Google introduced 24 new features in the app. The new features which the users will be seeded via updates includes interacting with Google+ communities, subtle prompts for notifications, mobile notifications from circles, easier way to post content and on the go profile editing.
The other remarkable new features introduced by Google+ includes
- Upto 5 GB free of full size backups of photos wherein these photos can be saved to a private album in Google+
- Making event planning easier by sending messages to specific guests and then seeing who has opened the invitation &
- Google+ handouts on air.