Improved Google+ for Android Users

August 5th, 2011  |  Published in Internet, Mobile Phones

In August, Google has released an updated for the Google+ Android app, adding bug fixes and an improved notification system.

The version 1.0.5 app released on 2nd August,2011, includes 12 different updates that improves the app’s usability.

  • Improved notifications reliability
  • “___ added you to Google+” notifications shown in bulk
  • Share stream posts to individual people (search people & contacts)
  • Clicking a +mention takes you to the person’s profile
  • Stream no longer resets to top when screen is rotated
  • Nearby accuracy & refresh improvements
  • Start a one-on-one huddle from a person’s profile or a group huddle from a circle profile
  • Hide one-on-one huddles
  • Clickable links in huddles
  • Confirmation text when leaving a huddle (“Are you sure you want to leave?”)
  • Improved autocomplete (people/contacts) when adding a person to a huddle
  • Reshared posts show correct profile photo

The biggest change to the app is an improvement to the reliability to notifications.

You can check out the release notes for more details.

Download the latest version of Google+ for android.


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