Apart from announcing huge updates to Hangouts and Photo features on Google+, Vic Gundotra also revealed that the social network now has over 300 million active users in the stream and 540 million people across Google products. Also Read - Sundar Pichai: 5 interesting facts about Google CEO you never heard before
“With 540 million people active across Google each month, 300 million people active in just the stream and more than 1.5 billion photos uploaded every week, the Google+ community is growing faster than we ever could have imagined,” he wrote in the official blog post to announce the new updates.
Its biggest rival, Facebook, in the meanwhile claims it has more than a billion users. In December Google had announced it had 135 million monthly active users in the Google+ stream.