Google+, the social networking tool from Google has launched two new features - Google+ communities and Snapseed for offfering richness of real-life sharing to software.
Google+ communities are groups based on common interests. Some of the salient features of the G+ communities are
Public or private membership to support all kinds of groups—from topics and interests to local neighborhoods to regular poker nights
Discussion categories to find the conversations you care about most
The option to start hangouts and plan events with community members
The ability to share with your community from any +1 button across the web
The second feature rolled out in Google+ from today is called Snapseed, which is a software to help posting beautiful photos from mobile devices. Snapseed from Nikk Software is the iPad app of the year 2011 and offers the following
Basic adjustments like tune, straighten and crop
Creative filters like drama, black & white, and vintage that you can apply individually or in combination
Control Point technology to selectively enhance your photo—to brighten just a face, for instance, or deepen just the sky
The ability to share your creations via Google+ and other services
Snapseed is available for download in Google Play and App store.
(source/image: Google India Blog)