Google+: an introduction

3,901 views

Published on

An introduction to the thinking behind the Google+ project and it's developer platform.

Published in: Technology, Business
0 Comments
5 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
3,901
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
271
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
19
Comments
0
Likes
5
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • Historically, all digital, already on the web; but there is a huge amount of information not currently on the web in books\n\nSo, 2004 Google started to index this content through the launch of Google Book Search\n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • Google+: an introduction

    1. 1. Google+An introduction 1
    2. 2. @adewalewww.oshineye.com/+ @ade_oshineye
    3. 3. The plug
    4. 4. Google’s mission To organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. Online content Offline content Billions of web pages Billions of items becoming indexed 4
    5. 5. Alerts Blogger Blog Search Book Search Buzz Calendar Checkout Code Docs & Feedburner Froogle Gmail Google Labs Directory Earth Finance SpreadsheetsGoogle Reader Groups Images Local Maps Maps for Mobile Mobile News Pack Picasa Scholar Talk Toolbar Translate SketchUp SMS Specialized Video Web Accelerator Web Search YouTube Searches 5
    6. 6. Google+The project 6
    7. 7. Google+: project
    8. 8. The room 8
    9. 9. Targeted sharing 9
    10. 10. Targeted sharing 10
    11. 11. +1 button and social recommendations
    12. 12. Hangouts
    13. 13. Let’s hangout! You never know who might join in 13
    14. 14. Well established hierarchies are not easily uprooted; Closely held beliefs are not easily released; So ritual enthralls generation after generation.Tao Te Ching; 52 Clarity 14
    15. 15. Google+Responsiveness and design 15
    16. 16. Design is how it workshttp://www.jaygreene.com/book.html 16
    17. 17. Steve Jobs People think its this veneer − that the designers are handed this box and told, Make it look good! Thats not what we think design is. Its not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.http://www.nytimes.com/2003/11/30/magazine/30IPOD.html 17
    18. 18. How it lookshttp://googleblog.blogspot.com/2011/06/evolving-google-design-and-experience.html 18
    19. 19. How it lookshttp://googleblog.blogspot.com/2011/06/evolving-google-design-and-experience.html 19
    20. 20. Principles Focus Elasticity Effortlessness 20
    21. 21. Design + Targeted Sharing 21
    22. 22. How it works 22
    23. 23. How it works 23
    24. 24. The Way is shaped by use, But then the shape is lost. Do not hold fast to shapes But let sensation flow into the world As a river courses down to the sea.Tao Te Ching; 52 Clarity 24
    25. 25. Google+The developer experience 25
    26. 26. developerexperience.org 26http://www.flickr.com/photos/adewale_oshineye/4043310805
    27. 27. What is Developer Experience? 1 Apply UX techniques to developer-facing products. 2 Focus on the out-of-box experience. 3 Use convention over configuration. 4 Design away common problems. Don’t document workarounds. 27
    28. 28. Unified APIs Console 28
    29. 29. What if developers are people too? 29
    30. 30. developers.google.com 30
    31. 31. developers.google.com/+ 31
    32. 32. +1 button 32
    33. 33. Hangouts API 33
    34. 34. People 34
    35. 35. Activities 35
    36. 36. Client libraries for all the major languages 36
    37. 37. As observing detail is clarity, So maintaining flexibility is strength; Use the light but shed no light, So that you do yourself no harm, But embrace clarity.Tao Te Ching; 52 Clarity 37
    38. 38. Google+Small deliberate steps 38
    39. 39. Google+: this is just the beginning
    40. 40. Yet a tree broader than a man can embrace is born of a tiny shoot; A dam greater than a river can overflow starts with a clod of earth; A journey of a thousand miles begins at the spot under one’s feet.Tao Te Ching; 52 Clarity 40
    41. 41. Thank You!Q&A 41
    42. 42. Thanks+ http://www.alistapart.com/articles/dao/+ developerexperience.org+ developers.google.com

    ×