Google will be entering the social media area later this year with Google+. It is a cloud based social network that is in the testing phase right now and Google hopes to rival other social networks such as Facebook and Twitter.
On another note, I was noticing that when a tech company starts buying up the competition that the Feds start paying more attention concerning anti-trust and monopoly laws. Well, it looks like it’s already started. Check out the second link to find out more about Goggle’s Chairman and the Senate panel.