If you use mobile version of Google plus, you might notice that it allows you to read nearby stream, based on you geographical location.
Nonetheless, this feature is absence in browser version of Google plus, either you are using desktop or laptop. So, if you keen to know what other talk about around your area, you have got no choice but to use your mobile phone.
Here is a quick and simple tips for you to view nearby stream on your laptop. All you need to do is to log in and access into mobile version of Google plus via your browser, you will then able to view nearby stream, similar as what you see in your mobile.
To view it, you will need to allow location tracking and you are able to post your status for the public too.
Extra information: Extended circles in Google Plus simply means the circles of the person who is inside your circles. It is similar as friends of friends in Facebook and some of us might have no idea on it.