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Weekly Update - July 22, 2017: YouTube, Analytics, Google+

Here are this week’s updates in the Googleverse and beyond.
And there are more tips and updates for live streamers, video creators (and watchers), business owners, website publishers, Hangouts Meeters and more.

Image: Google Street View arrives in Space, with a walk-through of the International Space Station. Start here. The image is the Earth’s atmospheric glow and the stars of the Milky Way, and an experiment module at the tip of Japan’s Kibo module on the International Space Station. Credit: NASA (NASA Media Usage Guidelines)


YouTube and Video Creation

Go Live


  • Move your Google +1s to Pinboard or other bookmark managers (Paul Lindner)
  • Share your travel story or Collection with Google+ using the #MyTravelStory hashtag (Google+)

Other social media

Google Photos and Mobile Photography

  • Motion Stills comes to Android (Research at Google Blog)
  • Google Photos can now play 360-degree videos in the cloud (360Rumors)

Google for businesses

Bloggers and Webmasters

  • Google Analytics now lets you ask a question in natural English about your site's stats (Google Analytics)

AdSense and advertising

  • AdSense update: Introducing full-width responsive ads on mobile (AdSense)

Hangouts and Messaging

Made by Google, Android, Project Fi


  • Follow your favorite topics from the Google Search results on mobile (Google Blog)
  • Google Maps now shows elevations for walking directions (Mashable)

Privacy and Security

More around the web

Updated March 2019 to remove Google+ links