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Topic # 112176 28-Nov-2012 20:54 Send private message

Who is in your circles that you follow just out of interest?

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  Reply # 724383 28-Nov-2012 20:59 Send private message

I really wanted G+ to work. Finally there is a good iPad app, but there's just too few people using it.
I would be pretty happy to move away from Facebook, but literally none of my friends and family use G+!
So I follow a few science types, and barely use it.

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Joseph

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  Reply # 724398 28-Nov-2012 21:45 Send private message

I signed up to google+ and then like many people proceeded to never ever use it

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  Reply # 724426 28-Nov-2012 22:29 Send private message

Used it for a while then stopped




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  Reply # 724482 29-Nov-2012 08:20 Send private message

josephhinvest: I really wanted G+ to work. Finally there is a good iPad app, but there's just too few people using it.
I would be pretty happy to move away from Facebook, but literally none of my friends and family use G+!
So I follow a few science types, and barely use it.

Cheers,
Joseph



Well with over 450 million people using it I'm sure you will find someone. Leave your family and friends on Facebook and discover new people on Google +

People in my circles include

Mike Elgan
Robert Scoble
Richard Branson
Mashable
The verge
TWiT
TED
Most of the major news agencies.
Plus many many more.





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  Reply # 724527 29-Nov-2012 09:28 Send private message

wmoore:
josephhinvest: I really wanted G+ to work. Finally there is a good iPad app, but there's just too few people using it.
I would be pretty happy to move away from Facebook, but literally none of my friends and family use G+!
So I follow a few science types, and barely use it.

Cheers,
Joseph



Well with over 450 million people using it I'm sure you will find someone. Leave your family and friends on Facebook and discover new people on Google +

People in my circles include

Mike Elgan
Robert Scoble
Richard Branson
Mashable
The verge
TWiT
TED
Most of the major news agencies.
Plus many many more.



Agreed I like to follow people and subjects of interest, and dont see it as an alternative to FB.  If I want to interact with people I can but there is no need to 'like' pictures of what they cooked for dinner or the latest cute picture of their (insert cat, dog, child).  I think to get the benefit of it takes a little more perseverance than FB but then I just never 'got' FB.


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  Reply # 724547 29-Nov-2012 10:11 Send private message

Does anyone not follow Robert Scoble? ;)

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