While some of the blogs talk about the curtains for the Google + service, Google silently readies for an all new update which will be rolled out in the coming days to come which is dubbed as v4.4. While 4.4 version means that it only supports the apps which comes with the Kitkat 4.4 OS. This app comes with tons of new features which we will be checking out in detail along with the screen captures.
New Features in Google+ v4.4 App:
- Auto Awesome stories now clubs photos, places and videos.
- Auto Awesome movies feature has been added in iOS and web
- Supports the creation of animated GIFs and photo booth-style images on demand. Just tap the new plus button in Photos, and select either Motion or Mix
- PLAY Store links can now be seen in the app
- Live camera preview is seen in the new post area
- Search button is there on the main screen instead of the one in the navigation menu
- Browse your entire photo library, as well as your highlights, by date. Just drag the new scroll bar to move forwards or backwards in time
- New navigation menu with improved UI and comes with easy share capability from the tablet screen
Screen Captures of new Google+ v4.4 App:
As of now there is no ETA on by when this update will be rolled out for other devices which are on the Jellybean and ICS Android OS.
While Google is still testing this app and had rolled out for the beta users, you can be the one to install this app before anyone does from the below mentioned links. Do let us know in the comments section just in case if you face any issues in the process of installing this app or your views on how this new app looks like.