Google+ is dead. Google’s failure to oust Facebook as the king of social networks means that it is likely to set its sights on a new target: Twitter. Google recently partnered with Twitter to tap into its ‘firehose’ of user data. This data is crucial for Google to learn the habits and behaviors of online users. Twitter’s diminishing stock value and Google’s desire to mine user data are likely to meet at a critical junction that will result in the sale of Twitter to Google.
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