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Google's Real-time Search Surfaces Tweets, Blogs and Soon Facebook Updates

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.10.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Google is now pulling content for real-time search from Twitter, FriendFeed, Jaiku and and will be adding Facebook and MySpace updates in the coming weeks.

Google Versus Google -- Will Social Search Tear the Company Apart?

Noah Mallin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Noah Mallin

Google announced with great fanfare that they were incorporating results from social media sites like Twitter into their search pages last week. So did their search rival, Bing.

Facebook Buys Rights To "Nearly Everything You Do Online" For $47.5 Million | Chadwick Matlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Facebook just bought the rights to nearly everything you do online. And it cost them only $47.5 million. Facebook's purchase of FriendFeed, an obsc...

Facebook Buys FriendFeed For War Against Twitter

Business Insider | Dan Frommer|Aug. 10, 2009, 3:20 PM|1 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Facebook has acquired social networking service FriendFeed, the company announced. Financial terms were not disclosed. This is clearly a move to st...

"Wireless Woodstock" Comes to Washington

Jonathan Spalter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jonathan Spalter

In addition to the inauguration staff, there's one more group that deserves to take a bow: tens of thousands of mobile users who gave the nation a unique view of a great event.