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Twitter Streaming API

From Website: The Twitter Streaming API allows high-throughput near-realtime access to various subsets of public and protected Twitter data. The Streaming API contains public statuses from all users, filtered in various ways: By userid, by keyword, by random sampling, by geographic location, etc. User Streams provides Public statuses from all users, filtered in various ways: By userid, by keyword, by random sampling, by geographic location, etc.

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Twitter Streaming: Highlights

Summary
Public Twitter Stream
Category
Social
Tags
Protocols
HTTP
Data Formats
JSON
API home
https://dev.twitter.com/docs/streaming-apis 
This is 1 of
4 APIs by Twitter

Twitter Streaming: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  
Service Endpoint
http://stream.twitter.com/1/statuses/

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
Register an Application  
Developer Key Required
Yes  
Account Required
Yes  
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
twitter.com/  
Company
Twitter  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
 
Terms of Service
dev.twitter.com/pages/api_terms 

Security

Authentication Model
OAuth, HTTP Basic Authentication 
SSL Support
 
Read-only Without Login
 

Support

Vendor API Kits
 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
 
Site Blog
blog.twitter.com/ 
API Forum
groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk 
Developer Support
 
Console URL
 

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Developers using Twitter Streaming[ Add me ]

  • leggetter
  • mooktakim
  • skram
  • ballygurteen
  • egraham2
  • jdturk
  • mnimer
  • sebastiang

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