Twitter signs deal to show Tweets on Google

Thursday 5 February 2015 | 09:59 CET | News
Twitter has signed a deal with Google, making its Tweets searchable online, Bloomberg reported, citing sources. Tweets will in the first half of this year become visible among Google search results as soon as they are posted. The deal does not contain anything about advertising revenue, the sources added. The agreement gives Google access to Twitter's firehose, the stream of data generated by the microblogging service's 284 million users, the sources said. Google previously had to trawl Twitter's site for the information, which will now come automatically from Twitter. Twitter, which also

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