German court says it has no jurisdiction over the social network because its European headquarters are in Ireland.
The data-protection agency in one German state ordered the social network to end its policy of requiring members to establish accounts under their real names. Other states may follow.
Reversing its three-year-old policy, Google relents and will now no longer require people to provide their real names to access Google+.
Google's social maestro Vic Gundotra leaves the company, raising questions about the future of the troubled Google+ social network.
Celebrities and other public figures will soon have the chance to verify their accounts and display a preferred "alternative name," TechCrunch reports.
Devise a fake you that is close enough to the real you for friends to recognize, but that doesn't disclose personal information to strangers.
Comments on YouTube videos can be a wretched hive of scum and villainy. Now Google is arming uploaders with Google+ comment moderation powers.
A new doodle has found its way onto the Google home page, this one celebrating a legendary philosopher and theologian.
A new Facebook feature lets you sync photos with iPhones, Androids, and iPads automatically via Wi-Fi or the cell network, but if you inadvertently opt in to the service or do so and later change your mind, it's easy to opt out of automatic Facebook photo syncs.
Today is the 19th anniversary of Enter the Wu-Tang Clan (36 Chambers), so today we're broadcasting as our Shaolin pseudonyms Inspectah Jeff, JYu-God, and Ol' Dirty Nunez.