Google+ Update Now Available In Android Market

Google has given Android users a special treat tonight. The latest Google+ update is now available in the Android Market. The update includes a new look to the UI that closely resembles that of Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), some bug fixes, and new translations. This looks and sounds like it will fix various issues users may have had previously using the app. Hit the break to see specific changes in the update as well as the QR code and link to download the app.

Recent changes:
* Fixed a bug that prevented installation on some devices
* Improved messenger notification reliability
* Numerous crash fixes
* Disable speakerphone when headset is plugged in for hangouts
* New translations


[via Android Market]

About the Author: Roy Alugbue

Conceived as Spock’s 4th cousin, Roy has had quite the life. He was born in beautiful San Jose, California, raised in Los Angeles, California and now resides in the greater New York City area. He has always been fascinated and obsessed with technology, especially the continuous advancements of mobile platforms. He was a Blackberry slave since his undergrad days at the University of Southern California until realizing in Feb. 2011, there were greener pastures in the land of Android. His first Android phone was the Motorola Atrix 4G, and he hasn’t looked back. He currently works in corporate media, enjoys following media and technology trends, reading a good book, weightlifting, playing on his XBOX 360 and conversing with total strangers.

  • Curt

    Interesting that they pulled the widget from Google+. Now you only can have a shortcut on the home screen. A little disappointed in that.

  • Gregory Opera

    Yay, now the Web site AND the application support Google Apps accounts!

  • Tobi Hughes

    Cant believe that took the widget , BRING IT BACK…….

  • Roy Alugbue

    The app supporting Google Apps accounts is a welcome addition… but it is a bit surprising that there’s no widget included with the update.