"Google Plus has not come close to rivaling Facebook for social networking. But it is trying to carve out its own niche, as the place to go for photo storage, editing and sharing.Google Plus Aims to Become a Photo Storage and Editing Hub - NYTimes.com
At a news conference showcasing photographers’ work on Tuesday at a San Francisco gallery, Google Plus executives barely mentioned sharing and social networking. Instead, they focused on new photo and video services."
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Google Plus Aims to Become a Photo Storage and Editing Hub - NYTimes.com
Tangentially, also see Ahead of I.P.O., Twitter Alters Feed to Add Images (NYT)