Here's One Thing Larry Page And Sergey Brin DON'T Like About Google+


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Google+ is an ambitious project, but Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin wish it were even bigger in scale.Andy Hertzfeld, one of the creators of Apple’s original Mac in the early 1980s, was the lead designer of Google’s Circles feature, which lets you drag and drop people on Google+ into specific “circles” like “friends” and “acquaintances.”

In an interview with CNET, he claims that Larry and Sergey beat him up a little bit over things they didn’t like:

Both Larry (Page) and Sergey (Brin), I think, even today are unhappy with the capacity. Right now, because of performance reasons, we can’t handle millions of people in your circle, but I think they would like to have no limitations at all.

That’s typical Larry Page — he has always thought huge, like when he thought Google should have a million engineers.

Earlier today, CNET’s Rafe Needleman noticed a Google+ user complaining that Circles can’t contain more than 5,000 people.

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