Google+ gets a feature-packed redesign (video)

Photo-editing tools, revamped Hangouts, and a gorgeous new stream are some of the standout features in the redesigned Google+.

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The latest Google+ redesign might be the one that finally amasses enough interest to bring in an active crowd. Starting with an entirely new look for the stream, the refresh offers new ways to discover content, a suite of photo-editing features, and an unexpected change to Hangouts.

With more than 41 new features, there's a lot to get into, so we picked out some of the best, most-tempting ones to show off in this hands-on video.

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Sharon Profis is a CNET How To expert who cooks up DIY projects, in-depth guides, and little-known tricks that help you get the most out of your tech. During her four years at CNET, she's covered social media, funky gadgets, and has shared her tech knowledge on CBS and other news outlets.

 

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