Timing is everything. Just as the world endeavours to figure out if Libyan despot Moammar Gadhafi has been captured or killed, Google’s Vic Gundotra revealed a new real-time updates feature for the Google+ social network that should give rival Twitter pause for thought.
When you click on the link the news flows in real time all right, and a little pause/play button on the top right allows you to freeze the flow.
The real-time updates capitalise on the prominence that Google+ gives to photography, capturing the grisly images of Gadhafi’s capture.
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