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Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG): Closing price $898
Beginning on November 11, Google will introduce “shared endorsements“ that post the names of Google+ social networkers and Gmail users and perhaps their photographs to all sorts of products and services they have shared using Google’s +1 button, which is not dissimilar to Facebook’s “like” button. These testimonials could appear on Google Maps as restaurant reviews or together with results within Google’s search engine. It will be necessary for Google+ users who permit their +1 recommendations to be seen publicly to alter their settings to keep their profile from being used in virtual advertisements.