Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Real-Time Search Options

This video from Tekzilla gives a brief overview of some options for real-time search. The video is embedded below.


Applications for Education
Real-time search is a good option for students studying current events. Real-time search provides students with access to the most talked about current news stories on the Internet.

Using real-time search tools is one of the ways that I find new resources to write about every day. For example, if I was to just search Google for "math lesson plans" I would get pretty much the same results everyday. But, by using real-time search I find new links everyday.

Here are two real-time search tools not mentioned in the video that I've reviewed in the past:
Scoopler
OneRiot