January 17, 2017
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Google Buzz Goes Mobile on Smartphones
The Internet giant is adding a Twitter-like social networking service to its e-mail and mobile applications. MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -- Google took the wraps off a significant update to its Gmail service with Buzz, a new service it says brings more efficiency and security to the sea of tweets and other real-time feeds in which it says users are drowning. "There's value there, but it's increasingly harder and harder to find the signal in the noise," Bradley Horowitz, a Google vice president of product management, said today during an event here at the Googleplex. "You used to be able to let the stream wash over you, but when you get up to 500 or 5,000 friends, it becomes very, very difficult."
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