Back in March, we told you that if you didn’t have a YouTube account yet, you could simply sign up for one using your Google+ credentials and profile. The piece missing was the ability for users to link their Google+ profile to their existing YouTube accounts, and as promised the feature is seeing the light of day. The team says that this is for people who might have grown out of using the username that they selected many moons ago. Read the full story at The Next Web.

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



PreviousAdobe won’t support Flash in Jelly Bean, installs end on August 15th NextVerizon's Share Everything Plan

Get Briefed Every Day!

Subscribe to my daily newsletter featuring current events and the top stories in technology, media, and marketing.