Sunday, January 25, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
NVIDIA Comments On GeForce GTX 970 Memory Allocation Reports
Google Comments On Lack Of Security Patches On Older Android Phones
Sony is Offering Old Games To Settle The 2011 PlayStation Network Breach
Sony Postpones Earnings Announcement
January Windows 10 Build Released Through The Windows Insider Program
Flexible Computers Are Stil Away From Reality
China Denies Microsoft Outlook Hacking Allegations
A Look at Microsoft's New Spartan Browser
Active Discussions
HELP!!!
full screen wide screen
UDF errors
Hi
The Simplest Way to Download KODAK HERO 7.1 Driver
About the restriction problem of chapter quantity in DVD
Booktype utilities for LiteON and OEM DVD Recorders
downgrade a nero vision 5 project to nero vision 2
 Home > News > General Computing > Google ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, August 27, 2010
Google Launches Realtime Search Site


Google launched a website on Thursday for users who want to sift through news, comments and other information on the Internet in real time.

The new site lets users follow conversations on social network hubs such as Facebook and Twitter in one place.

Google first introduced the real-time search features last December. The company's goal was to provide real-time content from a set of sources, integrated right into users' usual search results. Today all this real-time information is available at a new page at www.google.com/realtime.

The new homepage offers some tools to help users refine and understand their results. First, users can use geographic refinements to find updates and news near them, or in a region they specify.

In addition, Google has added a conversations view, making it easy to follow a discussion on the real-time web. Often a single tweet sparks a larger conversation of re-tweets and other replies, but to put it together users have to click through a bunch of links and figure it out themselves. With the new "full conversation" feature, users can browse the entire conversation in a single glance. Tweets are organized from oldest to newest.

Finally, Google also added updates content to Google Alerts, making it easy to stay informed about a topic. Now users can create an alert specifically for "updates" to get an email the moment their topic appears on Twitter or other short-form services. Or, if they want to manage their email volume, they can set alerts to email them once per day or week.

Realtime Search and updates in Google Alerts are available globally in 40 languages, and the geographic refinements and conversations views are available in English, Japanese, Russian and Spanish.

The move expands the Internet search leader's efforts to compete with Microsoft's Bing in letting Web surfers track up-to-the-minute comments and postings.


Previous
Next
Seagate Heralds the Second Coming of Hybrid Hard Drives        All News        Samsung Releases 90 and 30 Series Monitors With HDTV Tuners
IBM To Deliver New POWER7 Systems To Manage Data-Intensive Applications     General Computing News      MPEG LA's AVC License Will Not Charge Royalties for Internet Video that is Free to End Users through Life of License

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Google to Sell Wireless Services: report
Google Spending On Lobbying Topped 15 Tech And Communications Companies
Google To Bid For The Department of Defense Healthcare Management Systems Modernization Program
Google Stops Selling Glass
Apple, Google To End Lawsuit Over Poaching
Google Translate app Updated
Google To Offer Real-time Translation Too
Yahoo Almost Reaches Bing In US Search Share
Google Introduces Cast for Audio
Gmail Blocked in China
Google Unveils Its First Self-Driving Car
Google Concerned About MPAA's Actions To Revive SOPA

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .