2011: The Year Facebook Killed Google | PCWorld. Dan Tynan has said some dumb things in his articles; but, positing that Facebook will kill Google is over the top. There is room for both Google and Facebook in my universe. Google Plus added 69 million users in 2011. Google is always growing, and adding utility, and is still my go to resource for new sites and information. Facebook is a great place to be social with my media; but, Google it is not. Each of these sources has a place in the FutureLawyer universe, and each has its benefits. Kill Google, Dan? Not in my lifetime.