Google To Start Showing Tweets in Search Results in Real Time

by Shea Bennett
Twitter and Google are hooking up. The two have signed a deal that gives the search giant access to Twitter’s firehose, meaning that tweets will show up in search results as soon as they have been published. Currently, Google has to proactively mine Twitter for tweets, meaning that only a select percentage appear in search queries (usually from high-profile users).Read the full article