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Android Activations Top 550,000 Per Day, Google+ Over 10 Million Members

Google CEO Larry Page was on hand today for his company’s Q2 earnings call and dropped all sorts of impressive numbers for a variety of their products.  Android and Google+ details were front and center as expected, leaving most of us with our jaws on the floor.  Page made sure to mention that Android activations are now topping 550,000 per day (up 50K from June 28), bringing the total to over 130 million devices that have download the over 250,000 market apps over 6 billion times.  Chew on that sentence for a second.

Google+ on the other hand already has over 10 million users according to Page.  That’s right, the service that is still technically closed to the public (invite only), has eclipsed the 10 million mark – impressive.  Oh, and those 10M users are sharing up to 1 billion items per day on the new social network.  I’d say that’s a pretty good start to a service that has to compete with the behemoth that is Facebook.

I’m just interested to hear what these numbers mean to you guys.  Impressed?  Is it possible for any other mobile OS to keep up with Android at this point?  And what about G+ – is it here to stay?

  • Gerrysafford86

    hey i wanna get in on the fun here someone please invited me pleaseeeeee   hook me up gerrysafford86@gmail.com 

  • Jere815

    I would love to try Google+. Would someone please invite me: jere815@gmail.com

  • Jere815

    I would love to try Google +. I think it’s a great idea. Would someone please invite me: jere815@gmail.com

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  • Guest

    If anyone is still feeling generous, I would love a G+ invite.  ecrunion@gmail. com.  Thanks!

  • Jason Rayner

    Need a dang invite for Google+ so I can ditch that lame a$$ Facebook

    • Jason Rayner

      oh yea!
      at0msplat@gmai@gmail:disqus l.com
      Hook it up! Google’s taking over the world!! lol

  • http://twitter.com/tjackson78 Terence Jackson

    somebody, anybody, PLEASE CAN I GET AN INVITE?  DELWYN77@GMAIL.COM  GOD BLESS YOU.

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  • Rob

    Could i get a G+ invite please. rdifede@gmail.com Thanks!

  • Christian

    Where’s the Nexus S?? XD

  • Runcmoe

    Would love an invite to Google+. Please.
    runcmoe@gmail.com

  • Anonymous

    Would also really appreciate a G+ invite: bsteenson@gmail.com.

    Thanks.

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    • Custom Colonel

      wow way to open yourself up to a deluge of spam….

  • Feroworks

    could someone please add me to google plus? feroworks@gmail.com . me luv you long time!

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  • Granted

    Does anyone know of a good email virus I could use on these Google invite requests? You would think Kleenex would do something to curve this plague, but well that denotes integrity. Maybe I’ll sign everyone up for something horrible.

    • Anonymous

      +1 for kleenex!

  • edispilfad

    Can someone please invite me to Google+?  adamdavidsteiner@gmail.com  Thanks!

  • Telephoneteck

    I would love an invite for g+ telephoneteck@gmail.com

    • Telephoneteck

      Thanks Mark!

  • Andrew Manchego

    could someone invite Andrew25rs@gmail.com please

  • Risingstarlp

    Can someone please invite me to Google+?  Risingstarlp@gmail.com  Thanks!

  • Taylordaniels1

    I don’t see whats so special about google+. I guess i’ll  stick with facebook

  • Djstar2k2

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