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After second data leak, Google can't shut failed Google+ fast enough


  • Tech News
  • Saturday, 15 Dec 2018

A bug left the data of millions of Google Plus users exposed. Now the failed platform's shutdown is being pushed forward to April. — dpa

A bug left the data of millions of Google Plus users exposed. Now the failed platform's shutdown is being pushed forward to April. — dpa

Google says it is closing down its social media platform Google Plus four months earlier than initially planned after yet another bug was detected that gave app developers access to users' private information.

Around 52.5 million users were affected by the bug, which proved to be the final nail in the coffin for the platform that never really took off in the first place.

   

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