Google+ Update Lets You Filter Friends’ Spam


Google announced a series of major updates to its social network Google+ as it continues its uphill battle with the goliath, Facebook. The biggest update for typical users is the ability to filter how much attention is paid to certain circles of friends in your news feed, letting you crank up or lower the volume for certain groups. For people running pages, you can finally assign up to 50 managers to that page. Read the full list of updates at Google’s blog

About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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