Google Buzz: The Best Features Of Google's New Tool (PHOTOS)

Google Buzz has been out only a week, and already, Google's new Gmail-based social network has been, well, buzzing with activity, with estimates that it has been generating almost a quarter of the activity of Twitter.

Although Buzz's launch hasn't been without problems (it came under intense criticism for potentially violating people's privacy by exposing their most frequent contacts), the new tool has some definite perks that differentiate it from existing social networking platforms.

We've taken a look at the best Google Buzz features. See them below, then check back for our lineup of the worst Google Buzz features coming soon!

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