Real Time search is one where there is no time gap between composition & publishing. Social Media has taken a big leap with real Time search. With the spread of internet & people wanting more information, real time search is the future of search. Google & Microsoft have also introduced real time search into its search. Twitter was one of the first websites to have successfully used the Concept of Real time search. However, real time search may not always mean the relevant search. Relevancy should be built into the real time search to get meaningful results. There are also niche search engines providing real time search. Real time search helps find breaking news stories, status updates from Facebook, twitter & others.
Real Time Search - The Future of Search