Booting Up: Social Edition

Google shuts down Google+ beta hand-outs, because it is too popular. [TheNextWeb]

Oracle buys Larry Ellison’s start-up. [WSJ]

Amazon says it will fight California tax efforts. [Reuters]

LivingSocial said to be in talks with bankers, barreling toward its IPO. [Bloomberg]

The next big thing: buying things, via apps, off your TV. [NYT]