Google+ update for iOS adds photo enhancements, standalone Hangouts app

Google update for iOS focus on photo enhancements, organization

An update for Google+ has just begin rolling out to iOS users, bringing with it a host of image-centric improvements. The version bump grants iPhone and iPad users of Google's social network more control over the quality of photos in their stream with an Auto Backup, Highlight, Awesome and Enhance features, as well as the ability to sort, search and share those pics. The app also ushers in a redirect for Hangouts that takes users to the standalone app, Google's all inclusive messaging client recently introduced at I/O, plus greater editing oversight for profiles and comments -- including support for strikethroughs. It's live now, so go ahead and grab it at the source.