Google+ just got a new killer app: Search

Google is rolling out a tight integration of its search on Google.com and Google+. Users who opt to personalize their search results will get to see posts from their Google+ contacts mixed with classic search results. This could be a big boon for Google's social network.…

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What Google+ needs next: A filter API

Google Plus now offers its users an option to fine-tune their social feeds with volume sliders. It's an interesting first step towards a more personalized social web. Now let's make these kinds of filtering functionality available to developers so we can finally have a Tebow filter.…

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Declaring bankruptcy in the attention economy

David Shing, the "digital prophet" for AOL, says he expects unfriending and unfollowing to become a major phenomenon, as more people become overwhelmed with social information. I know just what that feels like, because a friend unfollowed me on Twitter recently for that exact reason.…

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