18 new features on Google+ for Android

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google-plus O Google today announced a real Christmas gift: the introduction of 18 new features in the Google+ Android app.

According to Dave Besbris, VP of Engineering at Google, among the great news is the arrival of communities on smartphones / tablets and the integration of Photo Spheres in the mobile stream.

“Today we are adding a new batch of features to Android, including profile editing and a subtle warning, when there are new things to read. You can also subscribe to mobile notifications from your favorite circles and interact with Google+ Communities on your phone or tablet, ”published Besbris.

Check out some of the new features of Google+ for Android (version 3.3):

Profile Editing

  • Easier way to author content
  • Warning when there are new things to read
  • Subscribe to mobile notifications from your favorite circles
  • Interact with Google+ communities on your phone or tablet
  • Animated Gifs
  • Lock screen widget
  • Birthday reminders on Google Now

Photo improvements:

  • Photo backups (up to 5 GB), unlimited free photo storage with resolution up to 2048px
  • Photo Spheres in the mobile stream.

Events:

  • Invitation reading notification
  • Guests can notify the number of people they are bringing [para um evento]
  • Possibility to duplicate events

Hangouts:

  • Hangout with slow connection support (150 KB)
  • Full screen for Live Hangouts with a single person