We might follow lots of friends on Twitter, but how can we be sure we’re not missing some uber-interesting news in the design field? Should we keep an eye on TweetDeck 24/7? Yeah, some of us do that, but there’s also another way – 10 different ways in fact. Let’s discover them one by one.

Topsy

10 Real Time Search Engines to Find Relevant Design News

Topsy is a new kind of search engine, with a new way of looking at the Internet. Topsy doesn’t think the Internet is a collection of documents. Or even a web of documents. Topsy sees the Internet as a stream of conversations

Streamy

10 Real Time Search Engines to Find Relevant Design News

Streamy is all about news. To see recommended stories and activity from friends and topics, start here

Scoopler

10 Real Time Search Engines to Find Relevant Design News

Scoopler is a real-time search engine. We aggregate and organize content being shared on the internet as it happens, like eye-witness reports of breaking news, photos and videos from big events, and links to the hottest memes of the day

TweetMeme

10 Real Time Search Engines to Find Relevant Design News

TweetMeme is a service which aggregates all the popular links on Twitter to determine which links are popular. TweetMeme categorises these links into Categories, Subcategories and Channels, making it easy to filter out the noise to find what you’re interested in

Collecta

10 Real Time Search Engines to Find Relevant Design News

Collecta launches new Site Search Platform — enables social networks, news publishers, and other sites to easily provide streaming real-time search capabilities to reveal the vibrancy of their communities

OneRiot

10 Real Time Search Engines to Find Relevant Design News

OneRiot crawls the links people share on Twitter, Digg and other social sharing services, then indexes the content on those pages in seconds. The end result is a search experience that allows users to find the freshest, most socially-relevant content from across the realtime web

Twazzup

10 Real Time Search Engines to Find Relevant Design News

Search twitter. Get real insights

YourVersion

10 Real Time Search Engines to Find Relevant Design News

YourVersion continuously discovers new and personally relevant web content based on your interests, and lets you easily bookmark and share your discoveries with friends

Inspired News

10 Real Time Search Engines to Find Relevant Design News

Live news from the design community

dailyRT

10 Real Time Search Engines to Find Relevant Design News

At its surface, dailyRT is a tweet aggregator that gathers the most popular tweets on twitter and displays them using our own scoring algorithm and numerous filters