The tech giant says it is an effort to make the social network more functional and flexible. Among the changes: a tweaked navigation menu that lets users move or hide apps, conversation cards to highlight important friend discussions and an explore page for finding trends within a user's network. More than 170 million people have a Google+ account, compared to 845 million Facebook users.
Google+ redesigned for better function, flexibility
April 11, 2012 (CHICAGO) --Google is rolling out a redesign of its social network; Google+.