Robert_Charlton - 6:15 am on Nov 22, 2012 (gmt 0)
Really? Wow! That's news to me ...
This is when it happened....
Google Temporarily Shuts Off Real-time Feeds
Jul 4, 2011
Google Inc. has temporarily shut down a search engine feature that allows users to find real-time updates from Twitter, Facebook, FriendFeed and other social networking sites.
A message posted early Monday on Twitter by the team behind Google Realtime says the search feature has been temporarily disabled while Google explores how to incorporate its recently launched Google+ project into the feature. The tweet tells readers to "stay tuned
Turns out, Google's Twitter deal expired.