May 22, 2022

WSJ: Twitter Search Engine Topsy Acquired by Apple

Here’s a report from Danny Sullivan at Search Engine Land:

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple has purchased Topsy, one of the leading Twitter search and analytics companies, for $200 million.

Topsy is about the only decent third-party Twitter search service to have survived, in recent years.

Read the Complete Report

Direct to Topsy

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.