Google includes real-time data in search results

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    Google has launched real-time search to give users access to up to the second information.

    The search giant said it will draw real-time data from over a billion pages on the web.

    The new feature will also include updates from Twitter and the social networks of MySpace and Facebook.

    "Information is being created at a pace I have never seen before and in this environment, seconds matter," said Google fellow Amit Singhal.

    At an event staged at the Computer History Museum in California, the search giant said this was the first time ever that any search engine has integrated the real-time web into its results page.

    "There is so much information being generated out there that getting you relevant information is the key to the success of a product like this. It's all about relevance, relevance, relevance," said Mr Singhal.

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