Rumor smash: Google not launching Google Circles

Emil

TS Rookie
This weekend, ReadWriteWeb posted an article titled "Google to Launch Major New Social Network Called Circles, Possibly Today" that had detailed look about a supposedly new social network that would offer photo, video, and status message sharing. The report, which went into quite a bit of detail about the product, said Google would likely unveil it in some form at South by Southwest Interactive today.

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stewi0001

TS Evangelist
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If I was a betting I would put money on that they are working on a social network thing of their own.
 
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Google would be the last social network that I would join. They have enough information about me already...
 

princeton

TS Addict
Guest said:
Google would be the last social network that I would join. They have enough information about me already...
Oh give me a ****ing break. Facebook harvests MUCH MORE information than google does.
 

gwailo247

TechSpot Chancellor
Princeton said:
Oh give me a ****ing break. Facebook harvests MUCH MORE information than google does.
Rather than accept the reality, Facebook users have pretty much shut that part of their Facebook experience out of their minds.

Considering how much Facebook's IPO value is growing, that data appears to be very valuable, and there sure must be a lot of it.
 
Princeton said:
Guest said:
Google would be the last social network that I would join. They have enough information about me already...
Oh give me a ****ing break. Facebook harvests MUCH MORE information than google does.
Ya but then it will basically be the same info from facebook + the info Google already has. His concern is valid.