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Google I/O 2013 is in full swing! Google has already announced several new changes to Play Services, including the expansion of Google+ single sign-in features.

Back in February, Google first introduced the ability to sign in to websites through G+, and just last April they partnered with Janrai and Gigya to bring the sign on experience to even more sites. Now they are taking things a step further.

So you navigate over to a webpage on your phone or tablet’s browser. You sign in to G+ and it starts downloading the official Android app. Once the download is complete, you will receive a prompt telling you it is installed. From there, you can open the app and you will find that you’re already automatically logged in with your Google+ account.

During the keynote, Google used “The Fancy” website to show off how the feature worked, but from the sounds of it, it should work with G+ sign-in sites that also have an official app.

This might not be a life-changing new feature, but it’s all about making your experience on the web and through apps as seamless as possible. Big cross-platform changes are heading our way – both with social websites and gaming – all of which seem to center around Google+ at the heart.

Stay tuned for more great I/O 2013 coverage, and be sure to check our live blog out to learn what’s going on right now!

Andrew Grush
Andrew is one of the three Managing Editors of Android Authority, primarily responsible for the overseeing of US team of writers, in addition to several other projects such as VR Source and more. He loves tech, gaming, his family, and good conversations with like-minded folks.
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