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Josh Estelle has been shared in 50 public circles

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Johnathan Yesson26,597Complete Circle Of Google Employee'sAdd this circle if you want to connect with the lovely people who work at our beloved Google.I have curated this circle personally and it list's ONLY Google staff.I personally LOVE Google in it's many forms and I think the people behind the scenes deserve some appreciation, so if your reading this follow these steps if you agree:1.) +1 2.) Comment3.) RE-SHARE4.) Add people***************************************************************The following people are some of my favourite G+'ers and I'd love them to re-share this circle if they would be so kind:+Christine DeGraff +Tancredi Matranga  +Vladimir Samsonov +Ludovic Moreeuw  +CircleCount +Edith Kukla +Miguel Almeida Sharing  +Michael Q Todd +Amanda Blain +Mikhail Petrovsky +Daniel Mihai Popescu  +Gorka Ortiz  +Erik Barrett  +Cristian Bianchi +Hoang Duong  +AyJay Schibig  +2014-04-16 12:59:42501214CC G+
Gregg Lantz2,962Tomorrow is a taxing day here in the United States. You get to decide if you want to buy Glass (sorry IRS). If you're not sure and would like to know what others are saying, add this circle.  You'll be able to look at public posts from people that use Glass and people that purchased Glass and put it on the shelf while software was being developed. You'll get both sides of the story. Hopefully this circle will help make the decision process a little easier. Don't forget to post your questions with #askanexplorer  so  people can chime in and help answer your questions. #glassexplorers   #throughglass   #sharedcircles   #circleshare   #wearables   #wearabletech   #glasswaiters  2014-04-14 21:08:59425004CC G+
Gregg Lantz2,961Sharing my curated circle of active Google Glass Explorers. These are the amazing people that know Google Glass and use it everyday. Please share!  If I missed anyone let me know.   #glassfamily   #glassexplorers   #throughglass   #sharedcircles   #circleshare   #wearables   #wearabletech  2014-04-10 22:47:58480638CC G+
Gustavo Franco1,547I've started an experiment with my Google+ account disabling this circle (Googlers and Xooglers) from showing up on my home stream. I'll see how it will look like without my coworkers and former coworkers.In case you are wondering how to adjust and even disable the posts from a circle showing up in your home stream, read:https://support.google.com/plus/answer/1269165?hl=enI've moved the circle to be the 1st on my bar though so I still can easily peak at what folks are saying.  In case you are wondering how to do that, read:https://plus.google.com/113895942978964425455/posts/igWgAhX22qM2014-02-15 23:38:47324301CC G+
Jack Longchamps13,618TheCreativeGlobe - a public shared circle Please  1. Plus this post *2. Reshare this post PUBLIC.*3. Comment on this post (to make sure you get included)  4. Add this circle to your circles.                                                                * = essentialWhen you add this circle to your circles, many of it's members will add you back . When you re-share this circle, the person that created this circle will add you to this updated circle next time this circle gets updated.This circle contains a nice group of creative people who shared and commented on my posts, who share awesome original content, and people that make the Google Plus community more colorful, funny and human. People without prejudice, and some with prejudice - who cares.Many new people and many very reliable ones I have been interacting with over more than half a year. People from all walks of life, from all over the globe - geeks, writers, humorous people, a few pages with supportive and interesting streams. ]Please reshare to grow and support it, and to grow and support your own circles and content !#Circle #Circles #Public #PublicCircle #CircleShare #CircleSharing #SharePublicCircle #circleoftheday #publicsharedcircles #publiccirclesproject #sharedcircleoftheday #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #awesomeness #awesomepeople #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles #engagerglobe #circleshare #circlesharing #sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday 2014-02-05 13:01:594183112CC G+
Artur Mashnich44,824Circle of the Most Active Users of Google+A Very Social CircleКруг наиболее активных пользователей Google+Если вы поделились этим кругом вчера, вы находитесь в нем сегодня. Если вы разделяете его с друзьями сегодня, вы будете в нем и завтра.If you shared this circle yesterday, you are in it today. If you share today, you'll be in tomorrow.#Forfriends  2014-01-17 02:01:13468522385CC G+
Hung cuavan607Get in More CirclesWhen You reshare with a circle, you should also explain the benefits of participating in shared circles. Explain the BenefitsExplain that when they add the circle many people in the circle will add them back. Also,Explain that if they re-share your post that the circle creator may add them to their future shared circles. If you do these two simple things you will increase your re-share rate. You’ll get in more circles and you’ll improve your own statistics.2014-01-15 09:38:5450020834CC G+
Mikhail Petrovsky62,004Good morning / evening to all. You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!Это социальный круг / This social circle #EarthMyMother #ForFriends #photo2014-01-15 08:27:365006536116CC G+
Andrew Wisniewski40,047Good morning/evening to all. #Forfriends  You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!#Forfriends  2014-01-11 15:30:49497623398CC G+
Artur M.32,760A Very Social CircleКруг людей с активной жизненной позицией в Гугле+circle of people, with active life position in Google+Если вы поделились этим кругом вчера, вы находитесь в нем сегодня. Если вы разделяете его с друзьями сегодня, вы будете в нем и завтра.2013-12-30 08:49:25500572980CC G+
Mikhail Petrovsky73,830This is a Social Circle of interesting people with an active lifestyle in Google+Это социальный круг общения интересных людей с активной жизненной позицией в Google+You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!#EarthMyMother #ForFriends #photo2013-12-30 08:46:10491562593CC G+
Andrew Wisniewski37,529Good morning/evening to all.You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!Это социальный круг This is a Social Circle  #ForFriends #photo #EarthMyMother 2013-12-23 04:21:38497543082CC G+
Artur Mashnich41,333A Very Social CircleКруг людей с активной жизненной позицией в Гугле+circle of people, with active life position in Google+Если вы поделились этим кругом вчера, вы находитесь в нем сегодня. Если вы разделяете его с друзьями сегодня, вы будете в нем и завтра.If you shared this circle yesterday, you are in it today. If you share today, you'll be in tomorrow.2013-12-23 03:18:18469522878CC G+
Artur M.31,014A Very Social CircleКруг людей с активной жизненной позицией в Гугле+circle of people, with active life position in Google+Если вы поделились этим кругом вчера, вы находитесь в нем сегодня. Если вы разделяете его с друзьями сегодня, вы будете в нем и завтра.2013-12-14 05:10:20500534286CC G+
Vladimir Samsonov23,304Good morning/evening to all. You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!Это социальный круг This is a Social Circle#ForFriends #photo #EarthMyMother2013-12-06 16:35:11468694587CC G+
Tim Moore46,843Some of my favorite #glassexplorers , both old and new, who are really pushing the boundaries of #Glass  I didn't want to fill it up, so please add your favorite #explorers  to and keep resharing to make this a thriving #sharedcircle  around +Google Glass Stay Glassy! #sharedcircles   #reshare   #googleglass  2013-11-21 21:31:00171407CC G+
Mikhail Petrovsky68,747Circle of interesting people with an active lifestyle in Google+Круг интересных людей с активной жизненной позицией в Google+#EarthMyMother #ForFriends #photo2013-11-17 07:24:474917841103CC G+
Ilaria Zanchetta1,388HAPPY #SATURDAY   my dear #googleplusfriends ! It's time to #share my new amazing #circle ! Share, add, include yourself and #enjoy !!!!!! ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥This is my #sharedcircle  of #activepeople , #friends  and #topengagers : all in a group of interesting people who share unique and original content. ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥What are you waiting to add them to your circles? :) To be included in my shares (#sharedcircle), be so kind to: 1) Do +1 t the post 2) Comment the post and specify your "category" (ex: fashion, photography, seo, social media marketing) 3) Include the circle among your circles 4) Share the circle (include yourself) 5) Smile to life, sun in sunshine. :))))))♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥Special thanks my dear #friends   and #followers : +Silvio De Rossi +Raffaele Romeo Arena  +Tancredi Matranga +Valentina Biffi +Riccardo Mantica +Paolo Cola +Luca Talotta    +Martina Pelucchi    +Paolo Sperati +Viktor Mulin +Alessandro Folghera2013-11-16 11:52:10439471644CC G+
Vladimir Samsonov20,920Circle of people with active life position in Google+       Круг людей с активной жизненной позицией в Гугле+  #ForFriends #photo #EarthMyMother2013-11-16 08:30:35435553178CC G+
Francesco Zambelli527#circlesharing   #circleshare   #topengagers   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle   a very good circle is being built... to be included you have to1) share this circle2) +1 to this post3) comment it.2013-11-07 19:36:45198117CC G+
Ramón Sansone López0Awsome #sharedcircle #bestengagersComment, Do +1 and share it, you'll belong to one of my best #sharedcircles 2013-09-05 06:26:23501003CC G+
Markos Giannopoulos5,491Geeks rule! // +CircleCount has added a new tag system (see announcement here http://bit.ly/15XaDov). Thousands of profiles have been tagged already, so here are the top (by number of followers) geek-tagged plussers (full list at http://bit.ly/134FoFN) The top ten: 1) +Robert Scoble 2) +Amanda Blain 3) +Darya Pino Rose 4) +Michelle Marie 5) +Brian Matiash 6) +Wick Sakit 7) +Joe Azure 8) +Keith Barrett 9) +Derek Ross 10) +Ahmed Zeeshan  For other rankings see also - Most popular geeks by comments/+1's/shares http://bit.ly/16SAddw- Most engaging geeks http://bit.ly/15XdZYm #circleshare   #circlesunday   #geeks  2013-07-21 15:19:0049018412CC G+
Miguel Rodriguez12,087This people add life to my streamBe it great photographers, writers, marketeers, opinion makers or even cat lovers these folks make the core of the content on my stream.  I can only suggest adding them if you are looking for interesting and original content. Thanks to all of them! #sharedcircles  2013-07-13 05:57:3742218CC G+
Nils Tschampel3,111The Cream of the Crop of February 2013What's this?On +CircleCount everyday some very interesting persons are choosen and recommended. These are persons without hundreds of thousands of followers but with a lot of interesting content. You won't find silent people here leading the rankings, but interesting people that are worth to be followed.You can find the Cream of the Crop daily here:http://www.circlecount.com/daily/Past Cream of the Crop circles:January 2013: http://goo.gl/xiuMuDecember 2012: http://goo.gl/bPL5KNovember 2012: http://goo.gl/LSQjcOctober 2012: http://goo.gl/ohdceSeptember 2012: http://goo.gl/ie3VNAugust 2012: http://goo.gl/5vUUPJuly 2012: http://goo.gl/oAemEJune 2012: http://goo.gl/YZt1yMay 2012: http://goo.gl/4Tq43April 2012: http://goo.gl/NvbKjMarch 2012: http://goo.gl/3auLoFebruary 2012: http://goo.gl/TWYpKJanuary 2012: http://goo.gl/HBdHbDecember 2011: http://goo.gl/RBCpgNovember 2011: http://goo.gl/x6TJkOctober 2011: http://goo.gl/2xVn92013-03-06 18:09:5724381718CC G+
Antony Jackson4,488Circles of Googlers - Part 4 of 4Second Googler Circle share today - as always a great bunch of people to have in your circles(Same disclaimer - Although I tried to make sure that everyone did actually work at Google, and have tried to update the circle as people have occasionally moved on, I make no claims that everyone is a verified Google employee.)#circlethegooglers #googlehrthoughttheywereprettydamngood #sharedcircles2013-01-25 16:54:30494200CC G+
Ingress Resistance (Unofficial)0This is the Members circle so far. We have grown and an exceptional rate since I launched this pages just a few short hours ago. Granted we have a long ways to go to get thousands of resistance members we have in the page we are off to a great start. Please add this circle if you want and share among each other. remember YOU ARE THE RESISTANCE #resistance   #vivalaresistance  2012-11-16 20:48:06136603CC G+
Sara Ataie23,050This is a very important Circle that I haven't shared at all.... Hope you enjoy it and find it as fun and interesting as I have!!! #Geek 2012-06-30 18:34:56493115CC G+
Jaana Nyström50,117Google 3 by Jaana -circleHere is circle 3 / 8 of Google employees on Google+The first circle with explanation: https://plus.google.com/u/0/107742059751171695340/posts/5TMQbd48fPVYou are notified because you are in this circle.The circle in circlecount.com http://www.circlecount.com/sharedcircle/?id=z13my1wwhqr5uzzi404cd1ea5yric3njxj0#Google #circleshare #Jaanatip2012-06-08 18:30:42921110CC G+
Jaana Nyström49,593I've been hoarding these peeps...My Googlers CircleGoogle employeesEveryone in this circle works for Google, been collecting the guys since July last year.Well, worked at the time of me adding them, anyway...Here it is in +CircleCount:http://www.circlecount.com/sharedcircle/?id=z13uvt3okqj2cxxvc22celljpvm0wvzfsVery international...  If you have some more to add that I've missed, please comment! #circleshare   #CircleSunday  2012-06-03 13:44:1447837828CC G+
Mark Gesswein3,076Maybe this #sharedcircle already came across your way. Otherwise I recommend to take a closer look at it, cause you will find some inspiring people. Of course you can also simply follow the whole circle :-)Happy Easter!#sharedcircles #HighQualitySharingPeopleOfG+2012-04-09 14:56:14164223CC G+
Susanne Ramharter3,133Fridays are for sharing circlesto the new people who have put me in their circles: many thanks! Some of you I have already had contact with, to the rest, I would like to reciprocate with this circle. It is hand-picked, and contains people who are funny, intelligent, knowledgeable, and engaged.You will find information about social media, google+, as well as cognitive science, books, travel and art, some agitation against encroaching on civil liberties (SOPA, ACTA, censorship - mostly from me ;-) inspirational as well as snarky things, and yes, the occasional cat. But everyone here is friendly and has great things to contribute, so feel free to share the circle if you like.Have fun!2012-03-09 15:46:5631329919CC G+
John Holme3,233My Google Google Group :-)2012-02-29 15:30:01201010CC G+
Lambert Schlumpf874Circle Shareee!The Interactive CircleI modified a bit the circle shared by +Max Huijgen yesterday afternoon (GMT): few people have been removed because their posts attract thousands of comments and you wouldn't get replies anyway. Plus, I am sure you have already in your circles people like +Trey Ratcliff, +Tom Anderson or +Mike Elgan.I added instead few others who I reckon are more interactive, In the meaning that if you post a direct comment to the author you are very likely going to receive a reply, which is always nice: They are people like +Christy Ramsey, +Paul van de Loo, +Clare Cosgrove, +Yvan Da Silva and others. Some of them are not very famous, but oh, well... they interact! Here the original post, via +Max Huijgen Out of the box into a circle: change your G+ world!http://j.mp/z4s0ZH2012-02-26 09:21:182021708CC G+
Max Huijgen13,212Out of the box into a circle: change your G+ world!The pegs and the holes, the ones who think different, the people who will change your G+ worldA careful selection on relevance, great posts, contributions to debate, original thought and stunning images. If you follow this circle of 200, G+ will never be boring and you are in for a stream of thoughts and beauty.The familiar faces show up, but it contains a large number of hidden gems if you dig deeper.As a circle needs a name: "Think different: the interaction circle" will do very well.Update: The most interesting part is that the circle is part of some experiments: one of them is the daily update. A way to ´subscribe´ to a circle by reading all the post at your leisure. Every day you will see the complete collection on this url:http://publiccircles.appspot.com/dailyplus/z12luh3hjsngtd04y04cetehsvf0x3nbtmc0kOn a dull Saturday this circle managed to create 780 posts and generate 7093 comments, 4842 reshares and 16074 +1's. Check it on a week day and that page will be living proof that G+ is not dead at all. This circle alone generates more posts and comments than you can possibly read on a day. Oh yes, that´s why it´s called the interaction circle ;)2012-02-24 22:38:5920015310285CC G+
Carmelyne Thompson26,261That's a big circle! 500 of the developers I follow. Sorry if I missed you.Developers: Android, iOS, Python, Java, Ruby, Javascript, Asp/.Net, Perl, PHP, C/C++, Cocoa, Chrome ext, some Googler devs-2012-02-23 21:29:24501211422CC G+
Roger Stegeby0Min Svenska-Cirkel/Krets (Del 2)+Mimmi Dahlström2012-02-15 18:07:35500841CC G+
Thomas Hofmann237#SharedCircles #Google #Google+ The "all about Google - CircleTipps, Tricks, Informations, Google employees, ....To be up to date about GOOGLEshare it with your Friends ;-)2012-02-15 10:07:4198422CC G+
Urban Persson1,023För nya g+ användare så delar jag här en cirkel med aktiva trevliga svenskar. Lägg till dem så får ni lite fart på flödet+Petra Graneström2012-02-08 18:31:164971941CC G+
Jaana Nyström27,889#circlesharing #circlesunday My Google employees CircleHave you noticed that there is another circle sharing possibility: When you look at a certain circle's stream, there is a green button on the right saying Share this circle.That's what I'm testing right now. Works like a charm.I've been collecting this circle for a long time. Googlers from all over the globe.Enjoy! :-)#G+Tip #googleplustip #Jaanatip PING +The Best Circles on Google+ +Shared Circles on G+PS: Here's a Googler circle from +Natalie Villalobos with +58 peeps different from my circle. You might like to add this, too:https://plus.google.com/u/0/109895887909967698705/posts/VrfWQrgcVmUCombining the two circles is a good idea, that's what I did. Now it's a MEGA Googlers circle, have to share that later! :-)2012-02-05 10:04:22335221121CC G+
Chris Hoyt1,112Circle Back to GoogleLooking for people who work at Google? Here's a great circle that's a strong addition to any search you've already performed on Google Plus and that I'd include with any other search for Googlers that you've already conducted.What's interesting to me (and that I'm getting around to pointing out) is that whether you're just looking to expand your network as a member of Google+ or actively #recruiting and #sourcing online, I believe that you'll find infinite value from the proper care and feeding of Google Plus circles. In fact, if done correctly (and maintained) it's a fantastic way to filter your Google Plus stream and check the pulse of any company, organization or interest group.In the event you missed it, I did an article back in August that mentioned my interest in Circles and how I'd be exploring the management of them. (http://www.recruiterguy.net/recruiting-management-circles) So far, I've not been disappointed in the ability to really hone in on an area of interest by filtering my streams based on these circles and simply watching the conversation flow. Of course, being able to quickly see all of the updates from a particular company or interest group is just the start. The more proficient we get with our filtering, the easier it is to get the latest from fun entrepreneurs, CEO's, diversity interest groups, active and passive jobseekers and more - these are just a few of my own circles, mind you. You have the ability to filter by profession, seniority, geography, language, etc.The possibilities are endless!I'd love to hear how you, or others, are using circles to manage the information stream you've found in G+ so far.2012-01-04 20:07:36348211CC G+
Chris Kunzler6,544STOP SOPA This newly created circle is for those who seem interested enough in stopping SOPA that they will share info about it. Any other folks you can think of that I should add to the circle? Feel free to suggest yourself.#sopa2011-12-30 12:05:15581017CC G+
Louis Gray71,017It's been a little while since I shared with you my Googlers circle. This circle includes a massive number of people working on the Google+ project, company execs, and a lot of sharp people working on many of the services you use every day, including +Blogger +Android +YouTube, etc. Now that we can share 500 at a time, have at it. But this circle isn't for everyone, so if you do add them, expect geekiness ahead.2011-11-22 19:13:55500623669CC G+
Christopher Long0Stanford AI Class CircleChris Long shared a circle with you.2011-10-22 11:47:31491001CC G+
David Williams0GooglersDavid Williams shared a circle with you.2011-10-16 19:56:53344104CC G+
hannah davis0here's a circle of computer geeks. see what you can grab from them!hannah davis shared a circle with you.2011-10-12 15:02:25495002CC G+
Robert Scoble161,698A circle of geeks (part II). Here's almost 1,000 active geeks. Programmers, developers, and highly technical people. Here's K-Z. Really great list of geeky/tecnical folks. Put them in their own circle so they don't overwhelm the folks you've hand selected. As always, if you find people who aren't active (a few have snuck through) or who aren't good, let me know and I'll remove them.Also, if you think you should be on the list, let me know! I'm still adding more.Robert Scoble shared a circle with you.2011-10-12 03:16:034941006360CC G+
Gustavo A Nieto N (ovatsugn)0Im glad to share my favorite circle of @google people between developers, community managers, executives, designers and more...Gustavo Nieto shared a circle with you.2011-09-28 19:58:3317001CC G+
Micah Wittman0Google+ Extension DevelopersMicah Wittman shared a circle with you.2011-09-27 01:13:52259613CC G+
Tom Bielecki2,208Here is my Google Employee circle!Great for finding out about new features, celebrity hangouts, and moreTom Bielecki shared a circle with you.2011-09-27 00:20:41164513CC G+
Sushubh Mittal0Apparently, I follow a lot of people working at Google. And new ones are added to it almost on a daily basis.Sushubh Mittal shared a circle with you.2011-09-26 20:47:5489220CC G+


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2014-04-02 03:44:37 (6 comments, 0 reshares, 24 +1s)

Unexpected breakfast guest...

Get out of here Hasselhoff 

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2014-04-01 06:25:21 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 8 +1s)

Today we are announcing Google Translate support for Emoji in Chrome for Android and iOS. With this new feature, you can now read all your favorite web content faster using efficient and emotive illustrations on your phone and tablet. 

To view webpages in Emoji, simply tap on the menu icon, then select “Translate to Emoji”. Available in English only. Head over to the Chrome Blog to learn about why Emoji matters: goo.gl/SzwA2f

#emojifiedchrome

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2014-04-01 06:16:26 (5 comments, 3 reshares, 15 +1s)

All of your web, Emojified

I'm proud to present an exciting collaboration between the Google Translate and +Google Chrome teams that I've been working on for some time now.

You can now read all your favorite web content using efficient and emotive illustrations, instead of cumbersome text.

Try it today in Chrome for Mobile, on Android or iOS.

Learn more in the video below, or reaching about it here:
http://chrome.blogspot.com/2014/04/a-faster-mobiler-web-with-emoji.html

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2014-03-06 18:17:44 (11 comments, 0 reshares, 21 +1s)

Nostalgia
Cleaning up some old things, I came across a bunch of cassette tapes.
These two tapes stood out.

In high school, or maybe junior high, +Bjorn Behrendt passed around a copy of a George Carlin comedy album. Hilarious. Seriously funny. I must have listened to that tape 1000 times.  Baseball vs. football – Baseball vs Football – one of the jokes on that tape that jumps in my mind every time I watch either of those sports.

The other tape I recorded off the radio when they broadcast an R.E.M. show live one night.  The live performance of Country Feedback, Michael Stipe's favorite R.E.M. song, blew my mind. I couldn't listen to it enough. REM - Country Feedback - best live version

But with no tape player in my house, I've decided it's finally time to get rid of these old tapes. But it's fun seeing them, and bringingback all ... more »

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2014-02-24 14:58:17 (21 comments, 0 reshares, 10 +1s)

Um. Houston, we have a problem here.

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2014-02-20 21:13:13 (14 comments, 28 reshares, 35 +1s)

Write like a champ

http://www.hemingwayapp.com/

h/t +David Colarusso 

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2014-02-20 20:53:45 (3 comments, 9 reshares, 14 +1s)

http://vill.ee/eye/

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2014-02-20 20:50:05 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 5 +1s)

http://polymer-project.org just got a brand new look and some new intro docs to boot. Check it out and let us know what you think? :)

Huge thanks to +Eric Bidelman +Rob Dodson +Alex Komoroske and everyone else that made this possible.

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2014-02-17 06:05:25 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 8 +1s)

How to escape from NBC's Olympics jail.

NBC has made itself a global laughingstock for its censored, time-delayed and broadly lame coverage, as well as its clueless live streams online.

But you don't have to be a victim. Lifehacker has a really nice guide for streaming great Olympics coverage from the BBC, as well as other sources.

http://lifehacker.com/5930437/how-an-american-can-stream-the-bbcs-official-olympics-coverage-and-overcome-nbcfail

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2014-02-17 05:59:50 (6 comments, 1 reshares, 13 +1s)

#TeamUSA Pic of the Day: Bode Miller and Andrew Weibrecht with the Stars and Stripes after the men's Super-G. #GoTeamUSA (Photo cred: Getty Images)

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2014-02-13 22:49:17 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 1 +1s)

Boycotting the Winter Olympics until Ski Ballet returns

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2014-02-10 01:23:05 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)

A great post describing a lot of the challenges related to building an "anonymous sharing" service.

Nice job, +David Byttow, +Chrys Bader!

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2014-02-06 01:09:41 (15 comments, 1 reshares, 7 +1s)

Comcast customer surprised to learn new router is also public hotspot

Routers broadcast public Wi-Fi signals, unless you ask Comcast to turn it off.

This is actually awesome of Comcast and I wish all ISPs would do it and share access to each other's customers.

http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2014/02/comcast-customer-surprised-to-learn-new-router-is-also-public-hotspot/

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2014-02-03 15:38:03 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)

Richard Deneault was tagged in Josh Estelle's album.

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2014-01-24 20:38:07 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 11 +1s)

Yesterday in Washington, D.C., Google Translate's director of engineering, Macduff Hughes, spoke at Data Innovation Day, an event to discuss how data can be harnessed to improve industries as differed as health care, transportation, energy and manufacturing. With more than a billion translations daily across 80 languages, Google Translate's goal is to enable people to communicate better no matter where they are or what language they speak. But though we've made a lot of progress, the quality of these translations still varies—and it turns out that the single largest factor that determines translation quality is the amount of data available. Learn more about Data Innovation Day at http://www.datainnovationday.org/.

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2014-01-24 03:48:18 (6 comments, 7 reshares, 16 +1s)

How come no one told me about this?

2014-01-23 17:25:38 (5 comments, 1 reshares, 3 +1s)

I jotted some thoughts down on Computer Science and why I don't think front-end devs should reject it.

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2014-01-17 21:11:00 (2 comments, 2 reshares, 31 +1s)

I can't get over how incredibly cool this is.

I'm so proud to work for a company that tackles challenges like this, and succeeds!

These smart content lens can measure your Glucose levels, a potential huge benefit to those with Diabetes and need to better manage their Glucose.

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2014-01-15 17:07:08 (4 comments, 1 reshares, 7 +1s)

What's behind the California Drought?

Check out the tiny blue line in the graphs below. That's our rain so far in this, the wet reasons. Yikes.

It's unclear why Governor Jerry Brown hasn't declared it officially, but the experts already have. California is in the middle of what might turn out to be the worst drought in its history. Check out this awesome blog post describing this terrifying weather pattern:

http://www.weatherwest.com/archives/1085

Via +Noah Diffenbaugh

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2014-01-07 07:11:06 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 10 +1s)

Once again +Peter Norvig proves he is awesome.

2013-12-14 01:57:00 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 9 +1s)

Robot Telemarketer who insists she's a real person
This is actually pretty interesting to listen to.

A couple articles about it
(the second +TIME article was the original piece, but they have a huge ad at the top of their page, so I almost didn't want to link to them)

http://consumerist.com/2013/12/11/its-kind-of-heartbreaking-to-hear- robot-telemarketer-insist-shes-a-real-person/

http://newsfeed.time.com/2013/12/10/meet-the-robot-telemarketer-who-denies-shes-a-robot/

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2013-12-14 01:24:37 (8 comments, 2 reshares, 48 +1s)

Secret Google Glass Case

While I prefer to keep Glass on my head – once and a while you've got to put it away in a bag or something.

For those times, I made myself this handy secret book case :)

old book
x-acto knife
a bit of fabric
and a hot glue gun

Result came out pretty good.

If you're going to make your own, tips:
- take your time cutting through the layers of pages.  It takes a while.
- cut the hole plenty big enough ... mine ended up tight after I glued in the fabric
- hot glue dries fast, make sure you press the fabric down on it quick, otherwise it can get lumpy

Enjoy!  Let me know if you try making your own, or make a book case like this for something else.

#google #glass #googleglass #secretcase #bookcase 

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2013-12-14 01:24:20 (4 comments, 12 reshares, 48 +1s)

Secret Google Glass Case

While I prefer to keep Glass on my head – once and a while you've got to put it away in a bag or something.

For those times, I made myself this handy secret book case :)

old book
x-acto knife
a bit of fabric
and a hot glue gun

Result came out pretty good.

If you're going to make your own, tips:
- take your time cutting through the layers of pages.  It takes a while.
- cut the hole plenty big enough ... mine ended up tight after I glued in the fabric
- hot glue dries fast, make sure you press the fabric down on it quick, otherwise it can get lumpy

Enjoy!  Let me know if you try making your own, or make a book case like this for something else.

#google #glass #googleglass #secretcase #bookcase 

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2013-12-10 21:52:30 (2 comments, 2 reshares, 14 +1s)

Whether you're trekking to a new place or simply trying to communicate with someone who doesn't share a language with you, Google Translate can help you connect to new information and people. Today, we're launching nine new languages: Hausa, Igbo, Yoruba, Somali, Zulu, Mongolian, Nepali, Punjabi and Maori, which span across parts of Africa, Asia and South Asia and collectively have more than 200 million speakers. For more details, see the Google Translate Blog: http://goo.gl/QbsiVZ

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2013-12-10 18:52:59 (8 comments, 6 reshares, 31 +1s)

Google Translate
Now with 80 languages

Today we bring to you automatic translation of:
Hausa
Igbo
Yoruba
Somali
Zulu
Mongolian
Nepali
and
Punjabi

Read more
http://googletranslate.blogspot.com/2013/12/google-translate-now-in-80-languages.html

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2013-11-25 18:23:07 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 6 +1s)

Making demo videos of Android apps
Android screenrecord and more

I just posted here: http://goo.gl/5LIcVf
about one of my favorite new features in Google Translate, shortcut widgets that jump you directly into the app, say for speech translation English to Chinese.

For that post I created a demo video, showing how to setup the widget and using it.

What was totally awesome, was that I could use screenrecord, a new feature of Android in KitKat, to easily record a video of my screen as I performed the demo.

It was very easy to do.  First, I turned on "Show touches" in the developer menu, to make it more obvious where I touched on the screen.  Then connected my phone to my laptop, and typed:

adb shell screenrecord /sdcard/demo.mp4

Ctrl-C when I'm done. And...

adb pull /sdcard/demo.mp4more »

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2013-11-25 18:21:40 (1 comments, 3 reshares, 10 +1s)

Google Translate for Android
Quick shortcut widgets to speech, camera, and more

New widgets give you one-tap shortcuts directly into speech, camera, or handwriting translation.

Last week we launched a big update to Google Translate for Android.
http://goo.gl/lk6E0Q

It includes a much improved speech translation experience, helping you have conversations with people you might otherwise struggle to understand.

This release also included new widgets that give you a quick shortcut directly into Translate using a particular input method (speech, camera, handwriting, or keyboard) and pre-selecting a specific pair of languages.

What I love about this is how fast I can open my phone, and jump into a English-Chinese translated conversation.

Try it out and let us know what you think!

PS – I had fun using some new Googlet... more »

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2013-11-23 20:43:19 (5 comments, 1 reshares, 14 +1s)

Today's update to the Google+ app includes the following features:

- Full size backups of your photos and videos (iOS7 only)
- Location sharing with friends (if you want), including circle-level controls
- Inline translation of posts and comments
- A single search box for posts, people, photos and communities

Download v4.6 from the App Store (http://goo.gl/H35OAv), and let us know what you think! To start sharing your location, make sure location reporting is "on" in the Google Search app (http://goo.gl/5ihMA).

#googleplusupdate  

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2013-11-21 21:54:31 (1 comments, 1 reshares, 10 +1s)

What is Fennel?

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2013-11-21 21:54:19 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)

It's an ad... but quite a touching story.

Also watch the next video in the playlist... for some Google Translate action :D

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2013-11-20 21:53:36 (5 comments, 24 reshares, 46 +1s)

Have an easier conversation with Google Translate on Android

We're super excited today to launch a brand-new look-and-feel for our Google Translate app on Android.

The new look features a much improved experience for speech translation, enabling you to have real-time, translated conversations using your Android phone.

Try it out and let us know what you think!

Read more: http://goo.gl/OhoVDz

It's rolling out gradually today and tomorrow.  You can get it here:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.apps.translate
If you don't see it now, try back tomorrow.

Enjoy!

Huge tip of the hat to +Sunny Goyal +Alex Cuthbert +Matthew Gaba +Masakazu Seno and everyone else who helped make this happen.

2013-11-20 21:21:04 (4 comments, 1 reshares, 8 +1s)

Happy birthday across the world

Wishing my beautiful wife a happy birthday in 70+ languages with Google Translate!

Gelukkige verjaardag عيد ميلاد سعيد Ծնունդդ շնորհավոր Zorionak З Днём Нараджэння শুভ জন্মদিন Hretan rođendan Честит рожден ден Feliç aniversari 祝你生日快乐 祝你生日快樂 Sretan rođendan Všechno nejlepší k narozeninám Tillykke med fødselsdagen Gelukkige verjaardag Feliĉan naskiĝtagon Palju õnne sünnipäevaks Maligayang kaarawan Hyvää syntymäpäivää Joyeux anniversaire Feliz aniversario გილოცავთ დაბადების დღეს Alles Gute zum Geburtstag Χρόνια πολλά હેપી જન્મદિવસ Ala bon sa bon anivèsènesans יום הולדת שמח जन्मदिन मुबारक हो Zoo siab hnub yug Boldog születésnapot Til hamingju með afmælið Selamat hari ulang tahun Lá breithe shona Buon compleanno お誕生日おめ... more »

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2013-11-17 06:51:30 (1 comments, 3 reshares, 17 +1s)

It's time for the Electronic Communications Privacy Act to protect our privacy in more than name only -- a warrant should always be required when the government wants to read your email or any other form of online communication.

Do you agree? Sign the White House petition now:
http://takeaction.withgoogle.com/white-house-petition

...and if you live in CA, reshare the graphic below +Dianne Feinstein 

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2013-11-14 17:33:06 (2 comments, 4 reshares, 16 +1s)

We just updated our Transparency Report, showing how many requests Google gets for information about its users. But we're not allowed to give the full story because the U.S. government says that requests under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) must be kept secret. We can tell you this: Requests have more than doubled around the world since 2009, and more than tripled in the U.S.: http://g.co/u5sp

Share this if you believe you have a right to know what our governments are up to. 

2013-11-13 05:10:30 (9 comments, 1 reshares, 12 +1s)

9:10 11/12/13

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2013-11-12 19:46:48 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)

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2013-11-11 19:50:45 (10 comments, 12 reshares, 22 +1s)

Google Translate in your +YouTube comments

Many of you likely heard about the change to how +YouTube comments work:
http://youtube-global.blogspot.com/2013/11/youtube-new-comments.html

I think it's a great change for a lot of reasons, but my favorite reason is it brings the Google Translate support we have here in +Google+, to +YouTube 

Here's a comment I ran across on a +Lady Gaga video:
Lady Gaga - Bad Romance

My previous post about Google Translate here in G+:
https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JoshEstelle/posts/BEP9KLktqCo

PS... this Translate functionality is available everywhere you see G+ comments, so if you want the comments on your blog to be translatable, that's one more reason to use G+ comments: 
https://support.google.com/blogger/answer/3007761

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2013-11-11 18:45:38 (13 comments, 5 reshares, 93 +1s)

Google Translate: Simpler Language Selectors

Recently we launched a minor update to how you select your languages for translate on Google Translate

Before this change, there were multiple places you could select your language.  We've simplified that down to one place.

You'll see your recently used languages available to you with one click.

If you don't see the language you need, you can click the down arrow ▼ to see our full list of 71 supported languages.

Once you select on, it will show up in these quick access selectors.

Let us know what you think!

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2013-11-11 18:32:03 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 7 +1s)

New to Google Translate?

+Erin Pheil wrote a nice piece describing what Translate can do for you...

http://www.summitdaily.com/news/8851337-113/translate-google-language-com

+Erin Pheil did a great job covering our desktop capabilities, but you should also check out our mobile apps:
Android https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.apps.translate&hl=en
iOS https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/google-translate/id414706506

You can also learn more about how it works in the video below.

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2013-10-30 03:14:00 (14 comments, 2 reshares, 32 +1s)

Google+ automatically edited and made this video for me. I just added the title.

This technology blows my mind and is incredibly useful.

So cool. Great job +Google+ team.

#autoawesome #movie

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2013-10-28 22:46:22 (3 comments, 1 reshares, 11 +1s)

Interesting article in +The Atlantic about artificial intelligence – or maybe more generally, thinking machines.

I'm quoted in the piece talking about Google Translate.

Hofstadter, and this piece, tends to think about and talk about artificial intelligence in a different way than most, and it's worth thinking about the difference.

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2013-10-13 19:48:55 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 17 +1s)

#throughglass

Buttons

A special service of CircleCount.com is the following button.

The button shows the number of followers you have directly in a small button. You can add this button to your website, like the +1-Button of Google or the Like-Button of Facebook.






You can add this button directly in your website. For more information about the CircleCount Buttons and the description how to add them to another page click here.

Josh Estelle