This Week in Tech: 1st - 5th April

April 5th, 2019 - Duncan McClean

In this week's roundup:

  • Google shuts down Google+, their failed social network
  • Researchers find personal information on 540 million Facebook users on a public server
This Week in Tech: 1st - 5th April

Google shuts down Google+, their failed social network

On Tuesday morning, Google shut down their social networking platform Google+ which launched in 2011.

Even after Google pushed the usage of Google+ to YouTube users, it still didn't take off.

This Week in Tech: 1st - 5th April

Researchers find personal information on 540 million Facebook users on a public server

Personal information belonging to 540 million Facebook users were exposed on a publicly accessible storage server.

The information which was found by security research firm, UpGuard. However, it has been confirmed that passwords and email were not among the information exposed.


Duncan McClean

Founder of Iamlittle Tech Blog. Duncan writes most of the articles on Iamlittle Tech Blog.

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