The social networks lit up with information, resources, and tales of those dealing with the hurricane.
The social networking site provides an alternative to completely blocking a sometimes annoying Google Circle buddy.
Other major vendors will almost certainly be looking for a way to get a bigger piece of the hardware pie.
Google has been pushing hard to work its way into the enterprise, but it remains to be seen whether that effort will be aided by this week's acquisition of Motorola Mobility.
The popular Angry Birds along with Zombie Lane and Edgeworld are the first to become available on Google's social network site.
Within a year, Google's newest social network will be second in popularity only to Facebook, researchers predict.
R.I.P. "old" Twitter -- social networking site switches over to its redesign, instead of allowing users to switch between the original and new interfaces.
The social networking service is drawing participants and traffic far faster than did its earlier rivals.
Twitter confirmed today that it has raised a "significant round of funding" that executives hope to use to expand the site's reach.
In an attempt to get away from paying for high-priced email administrators, the city of Pittsburgh is looking to save money and move to the cutting edge with a migration to Google Apps.
The shuttle's last mission was focused on bringing spare parts, experiments and equipment to the international space station. This was not only the last space flight for Atlantis; it also was the final space flight for NASA's entire shuttle fleet.
The social networking world may be getting even more interesting.