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Google has definitely taken notice of Twitter’s user-friendly and real-time search. With the idea of a merger that can change the entire game for search engines, Google just may need to reevaluate how much it could gain from a deal with Twitter. If Google merges with Twitter it would be the second major search agreement Google has made with a social networking site after striking a deal with MySpace in 2006.
Mashable reported that Facebook just introduced the ability to tag your friends in status updates. This in itself was not the issue. It seems that they are using the “@” symbol which many feel is another version of Twitter’s @Mentions feature.