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  Reply # 488705 2-Jul-2011 23:04
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richms: Damn, just says I will have an invitation soon.


Oh ok I didn't realise it still required invites. Not much to look forward to anyway, it's exactly the same as facebook messaging.

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  Reply # 488707 2-Jul-2011 23:12
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Ok, I never use facebook chat or messaging because its not cross computer in outlook like email is. Does facebook messaging with the email address let me use something that is not a horrid web interface to access it?




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  Reply # 488710 2-Jul-2011 23:23
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I don't think so no, but then I haven't looked into it much. As far as I know, when someone emails you at you facebook address it's exactly the same as receiving a regular message.

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  Reply # 488711 2-Jul-2011 23:30
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Oh stink, probably wont use it then other than getting an address. Its bad enough having seperate contacts from facebook friends etc which means constantly going to facebook, finding addresses taking them back to outlook etc, cant stand having things in many places.




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  Reply # 489080 4-Jul-2011 10:47
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The android app is great, and I love the instant photo update. It will automatically upload any photos taken on your android phone to Google+, where you can then decide if you want to share them or not. You can set it to only upload over wifi.

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  Reply # 489082 4-Jul-2011 10:49
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talisker: The android app is great, and I love the instant photo update. It will automatically upload any photos taken on your android phone to Google+, where you can then decide if you want to share them or not. You can set it to only upload over wifi.


That sounds fantastic - can't wait till they open it up to Google Apps accounts too! 




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  Reply # 489278 4-Jul-2011 17:34
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talisker: The android app is great, and I love the instant photo update. It will automatically upload any photos taken on your android phone to Google+, where you can then decide if you want to share them or not. You can set it to only upload over wifi.


+1 to that. The only major thing missing from the mobile app is video chat, if it had that... well... bye bye skype baby 

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  Reply # 489340 4-Jul-2011 20:44
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If anyone can still invite can i please have one nigel dot ferguson at gmail dot com

Cheers 

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  Reply # 489362 4-Jul-2011 21:11
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nigelferguson: If anyone can still invite can i please have one nigel dot ferguson at gmail dot com

Cheers 


I'll give it a try although it doesnt sem o be working for me any more, give it a couple of hours and let me know if you get one. 

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  Reply # 489663 5-Jul-2011 14:16
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justjay:
nigelferguson: If anyone can still invite can i please have one nigel dot ferguson at gmail dot com

Cheers 


I'll give it a try although it doesnt sem o be working for me any more, give it a couple of hours and let me know if you get one. 


It does not seem to have worked but thanks fro trying

Cheers
 

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  Reply # 489664 5-Jul-2011 14:19
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Yeah it seems Google have shut down the loophole that let us get around their restricting invites problem Cry

Once they let us start inviting again hopefully they'll all go out!

Personally I think they need to encourage us to invite people, I mean what use is a social network unless people can join it? 

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  Reply # 489916 6-Jul-2011 08:53
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How strange... I didn't realise this but at some stage along the way my Google Apps account was associated to a plain Gmail account. Quite frankly I can't remember creating that Gmail account! Now I was able to sign up to Google+ in a somewhat convoluted way - I signed up with that Gmail account, which became my "primary email", and my savitarbernese.com address is there too! The invite must've been sent to savitarbernese.com since that's the only address I gave out, then "routed" to my plain Gmail account! This is weird... I hope it's not going to mess up my future setup once Google+ goes live...

BTW, thanks Josh B for the invite! :)




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  Reply # 490602 7-Jul-2011 14:42
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Invites are back open guys/gals :)

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  Reply # 490610 7-Jul-2011 14:58
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Sweeeet

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  Reply # 490619 7-Jul-2011 15:15
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For a limited time only.... :)




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