Google’s Nexus One and the future of Android

Google's Nexus One and the future of Android
[dtse][/dtse]If you haven’t heard of the Nexus One yet, you will. Over the past 48 hours, tweets started rolling in of a potential first party ‘Google phone’, flying directly in the face of previous statements from Google themselves of staying strictly a platform developer. Actually, Google still hasn’t moved into the hardware space. Rather, this ...

Google real-time search accelerating crawls?

Google real-time search accelerating crawls?
[dtse][/dtse]Google’s recently launched real-time search functionality, which pulls data from a number of real time data sources, including the now publicly accessible Twitter firehose, is enhancing search functionality across the board. It seems that hyperlinks contained inside the microblog posts are being immediately indexed, and in turn is speeding up the time it takes for new ...

Google real-time search is live 1

Google real-time search is live
Announced on Monday (see Mashable’s post on the topic), Google’s real-time search functionality appears to now be fully live. Try some timely topical searches (Tiger is a safe bet these days) and you should see comments, posts, and articles streaming in as they are created. As this technology matures this has the potential to blur or completely ...