Recent Realtime News
There aren't all that many sources of realtime data available, which is why most the realtime demos you'll see involve Twitter. So, it's great to see Embedly open up a new API that exposes a stream of anonymous Embeds.
With approaching $150 Million invested in realtime web companies there can be no doubt about the benefits of realtime functionality within web and mobile applications. And one of the big benefits of all this investment is that for us developers it's only going to get easier to use the technology. We're also going to see innovation accelerate and more possibilities become available.
Realtime is here, and it's changing the way the Internet as we know it functions. Here are 5 reasons you should start using realtime in your web applications. Don't get left behind.