Google's Social Search product is ready for wider testing.
First announced back at the Web 2.0 conference, Social Search allows Google searchers to link their Google Profile with the various profiles they have on social-networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. Google launched it as a Google Labs project, but it's now going to be available to the wider Google user base, the company announced Wednesday.
In short, Google Social Search allows you to customize your search results with content produced by those in your online social circle. But it requires everybody in that social circle to … Read more