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Google+, Glass and 10 other Google products that failed

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Nov 13, 2018 12:13 PM 5+ mon ago

Published: 12:12 EDT, 13 November 2018 | Updated: 12:13 EDT, 13 November 2018

At times, it seems like tech giant Google can do no wrong with not only its ubiquitous search engine, but also its wide array of bestselling products and services like Android, Gmail and Google Maps.

However, the recent news that the company was shutting down its social media platform Google+ serves as a reminder that Google is, in fact, not quite as invincible as many people think.

They have launched and discontuinued many products throughout the company's history. Here's a look at a few of them, including Google+.

Launched in June 2011 as a way to rival social networking giants like Facebook, Google+ was actually the company's fourth venture into the world of social media.

After experiencing strong growth in its burgeoning years, with 90 million users by the end of 2011 alone, the social networking service ...

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