Weddings Via Skype Are on the Rise—Along With Questions of Consent

You've been dreaming of this day your entire life. You and your one true love will be joining your eternal souls in the resplendent, holy matrimony of... a Google+ hangout. Scenes like this used to be pretty rare (and usually involved deployed military members), but as The New York Times points out, proxy weddings via… » 3/06/13 11:39am 3/06/13 11:39am

Hang Out with NFL Draft Picks on Google+ Because That's Not Awkward

Like the horror movie villain that never dies, Google+ Hangouts is still somehow finding a way to slither into our collective mind even after we've forgotten about it. This time, the expected top two NFL picks in this year's draft, Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III, will host Google+ Hangouts on their teams page. » 4/26/12 9:42am 4/26/12 9:42am

President Obama Will Be Hanging Out on Google+ Next Week

Well, we said it was going to happen, but we didn't think it would be so soon. Less than two weeks after the White House joined Google+, President Obama will go live in a Google+ Hangout to answer your questions. » 1/23/12 10:37am 1/23/12 10:37am

How To Throw a Group Listening Party on Google+

Listening to music can be an intensely private experience. Nobody else hears a song the same way you do. But on the other hand, when was the last time you went to a party without music? » 8/20/11 12:40pm 8/20/11 12:40pm

Live Cooking Class Explodes On Google+

Lee Allison had the brilliant idea of hosting a cooking class using Google+. He invited participants to video chat using Hangouts while he walked them through a recipe. » 8/11/11 12:05am 8/11/11 12:05am

A Giant House Filled with Hammocks to Hang Out In. Don't Mind the Boobs…

Sometimes I think the Europeans know how to live. In Vienna, Austria they've created a gigantic 5-story "hangout spot" complete with hammocks to sprawl out in. The best part is the view. It's a gigantic Tower of Boobs. » 7/08/11 11:40pm 7/08/11 11:40pm

Here's a Way To Get a Google+ Invite Now (Updated)

Dying to try Google+, but don't have the tech cred to get an invite? Don't worry, just find a Google+ user and ask them to share a post with you. You will be sent an email with a link to "Learn More about Google +". When you click on that link, you can sign up for the service. If you get an error the first time, try… » 6/29/11 8:14pm 6/29/11 8:14pm