Google says it’s not building “traditional” social site to rival Facebook

‘We think of social as an ingredient rather than a platform,’ Hugo Barra, Google’s head of mobile product management, said at a media conference in Monaco today. ‘Google isn’t working on a “traditional” social media platform.’ …’We do think that social is an ingredient for success for any app going forward, search and advertising being probably the best two examples that I would mention. So that’s how we’re thinking about the problem.’ He said

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Passionate about user experience research & design for people on the move. Strong background in design & research for mobile communication systems in Europe and emerging markets. Working in mobile internet opportunities for users at bottom of the pyramid.
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