Google Plus Might Be Worth My Soul After All

In my last column I was sorta critical of Google Plus. I described it as a tool to harvest personal information for resale on the global ad market.

I know I hurt Google’s feelings with my words, but I still believe that’s true. That’s the real reason Google introduced Plus.

But even knowing that, over the last couple of weeks I’ve taken quite a shine to Google Plus.

It’s the first social network I feel comfortable using.

And by that I mean it’s the first social network where I truly feel in control of what I post. Continue reading