Re: [twitter-dev] OAuth Newb Question

2010-08-16 Thread Abraham Williams
Have a look at my PHP library TwitterOAuth. It is easy to get started on and supports just about everything. Feel free to ping me if you have any questions. http://github.com/abraham/twitteroauth Abraham - Abraham Williams | Hacker Advocate | http://abrah.am @abraham |

[twitter-dev] Re: Open Source Android/Twitter Application

2010-08-16 Thread Bess
I have written a book chapter on how to integrate Twitter4J OAuth Java lib with code example in Android last month. It has the bare minimal but the Twitter Java lib would support all Twitter APIs. I am not sure I could release the chapter prior before the book. If the book dies then I may be

[twitter-dev] Re: Return Public Timeline Tweets based on Geo Location

2010-08-16 Thread Bess
You can use Twitter Search API to filter or limit the GEO location. within range from 1 to 1000 in units of mi or km near:San Francisco within:1000mi Twitter search string http://search.twitter.com/search.atom?geocode=37.775196,-122.419204,1000.0miq=+near:%22San+Francisco%22+within:1000mi You

[twitter-dev] sorting retweets_of_me by the retweet's status ID, and not the retweeted status' ID

2010-08-16 Thread escarp
All, In researching whether we needed to file a feature request, we noticed a few messages here from people looking for a simpler way to see the newest retweet first in retweets_of_me, instead of seeing results sorted by the original status' ID. We've put in a feature request for a retweets_of_me

[twitter-dev] Re: official twitter equivalent of tweetimag.es

2010-08-16 Thread Ken
There's also http://api.twitter.com/1/users/profile_image/:id You might call that less volatile as ids don't change. I notice on the dev page referenced by Abraham, these methods *must not be used* as image source URLs. Any plans to introduce such URLs? On Aug 16, 6:17 am, Abraham Williams

[twitter-dev] oauth_signature

2010-08-16 Thread alex
still confused about oauth_signature. what is oauth_signature? who generate oauth_signature? If it is consumer, how to generate oauth_signature ? Im using Abraham's PHP library TwitterOAuth

[twitter-dev] What can this error be about?

2010-08-16 Thread Rushikesh Bhanage
Hi there, We have developed an app (you can see http://honestfollowers.com), in which user can search for his honest followers. I have successfully tested this for users having up to 5k followers. But when I search with users having greater than 5k followers (like 'imishant', 'ashabhosle' etc),

RE: [twitter-dev] What can this error be about?

2010-08-16 Thread Dean Collins
Lol - deancollins http://twitter.com/deancollins is not an Honest follower! You might need a bit of an explanation on what this means as I imagine a lot of people are going to search their own name and have the same reaction I did...not honest? Wtf? Regards, Dean Collins Cognation Inc

[twitter-dev] Twitter Button Counts

2010-08-16 Thread artesea
On my website I have added the Twitter Button and I want it to use my own customer short URL. However I'm finding it never counts the number of search results. eg: http://www.libdemvoice.org/office-of-the-public-guardian-finally-starts-to-get-some-serious-public-scrutiny-20680.html has

Re: [twitter-dev] oauth_signature

2010-08-16 Thread Tom van der Woerdt
On 8/16/10 12:36 PM, alex wrote: still confused about oauth_signature. what is oauth_signature? who generate oauth_signature? If it is consumer, how to generate oauth_signature ? Im using Abraham's PHP library TwitterOAuth OAuth signature is a short hash created from the data you are sending

Re: [twitter-dev] What can this error be about?

2010-08-16 Thread Tom van der Woerdt
On 8/16/10 1:43 PM, Rushikesh Bhanage wrote: Hi there, We have developed an app (you can see http://honestfollowers.com), in which user can search for his honest followers. I have successfully tested this for users having up to 5k followers. But when I search with users having greater

Re: [twitter-dev] Twitter Button Counts

2010-08-16 Thread Tom van der Woerdt
On 8/16/10 2:05 PM, artesea wrote: On my website I have added the Twitter Button and I want it to use my own customer short URL. However I'm finding it never counts the number of search results. eg:

[twitter-dev] Re: What can this error be about?

2010-08-16 Thread Rushikesh Bhanage
Hi Dean, Thank you for trying out our app. You should check out our how it works link (http://www.honestfollowers.com/howitworks.php). I just went though your account and I can see you follow more than 500 people. According to us it is hard to keep up with all the updates when someone follows

[twitter-dev] Re: What can this error be about?

2010-08-16 Thread Rushikesh Bhanage
Hi, I see what you are saying. I am waiting for Twitter to reply on this issue. There should be some alternate to get all this data. Otherwise they wouldn't whitelist an account with 20,000 calls if this is the case. Can you suggest any method where I can get all the data? Thanks! On Aug 16,

[twitter-dev] Re: OAuth + Whitelisting, transition questions

2010-08-16 Thread Matt Trinneer
Thanks Taylor! Appreciate the assistance. On Aug 14, 12:16 pm, Taylor Singletary taylorsinglet...@twitter.com wrote: At this time, whitelisting applies to IP addresses and member accounts. OAuth and applications as entities themselves have no relation to whitelisting. Whitelisting currently

[twitter-dev] Can I use the Twitter API to get tweets for a specific user and timeframe?

2010-08-16 Thread Ben H
I've been doing some research into using the Twitter API, and I'm not sure if I'm understanding it correctly. I want to get tweets from a specific user for a specific time-frame. From what I can tell, using the search function to specify a date range doesn't work because only the last 7 days are

Re: [twitter-dev] Re: OAuth with Rails help getting going

2010-08-16 Thread Rajinder Yadav
On 10-08-15 01:13 PM, Tom van der Woerdt wrote: On 8/14/10 7:21 PM, Rajinder Yadav wrote: On 10-08-14 09:20 AM, Tom van der Woerdt wrote: On 8/14/10 5:22 AM, Rajinder Yadav wrote: On 10-08-13 08:35 PM, Rajinder Yadav wrote: Hello, I'm not having success with

[twitter-dev] Tracking Twitter Client Statistics

2010-08-16 Thread VictorAlexander
Hello, I was wondering if anyone has managed to track stats for their twitter clients. I currently develop on the iphone platform and am almost finished with a twitter-related app. Does anyone know how we can track how many tweets have been tweeted from a specific client and how many users are

[twitter-dev] Reading Tweets on Date

2010-08-16 Thread VIP
Hi, How can I read the tweets on a particular date ? Ex: GetMethod get = new GetMethod(http://search.twitter.com/ search.json?) get.setQueryString(until=2010-08-15); Regards, Anil

Re: [twitter-dev] Reading Tweets on Date

2010-08-16 Thread Taylor Singletary
Hi Anil, There's no way to fixate the search API on a specific date in exactitude. Instead, you could perform a query similar to the one you have in your example here to bound the results until a certain date, then use the rpp and page paramaters to paginate through the set iteratively, stopping

Re: [twitter-dev] Tracking Twitter Client Statistics

2010-08-16 Thread Taylor Singletary
Hi Victor, Currently the best means to track these kind of statistics is likely by maintaining them yourself. With an application on the iPhone platform, you could utilize a local cache on the device, counting API actions and interesting statistics, then batch push them to your own server for

[twitter-dev] User timeline doesn't include retweets...

2010-08-16 Thread eric.morand
Hi guys, I'm having a lot of trouble displaying user timelines the same way they are displayed on twitter.com. On twitter.com, retweets by the user are included into the timeline. But when I rquest the user timeline using...

[twitter-dev] Re: Can I use the Twitter API to get tweets for a specific user and timeframe?

2010-08-16 Thread arian
Unfortunately, no. see this thread http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk/browse_thread/thread/a7802a981c2aedee/15f9705c14e7b96f?lnk=gstq=arian#15f9705c14e7b96f Arian On 16 ago, 01:45, Ben H crusa...@gmail.com wrote: I've been doing some research into using the Twitter API,

[twitter-dev] Tweeting from a CMS

2010-08-16 Thread stevew
Under the old basic auth, I could have a section of our web based CMS that could enable logged in users to tweet to our company's twitter account without needing to know the username and password. However it appears to me that once twitter removes the basic authentication this functionality will

Re: [twitter-dev] Re: Twitter API the Basic Auth Shutdown: Everything you need to know.

2010-08-16 Thread Taylor Singletary
Quick correction on some mis-typed dates in the summary section: - Beginning Aug 17, basic auth rate limiting will decrease by 15 requests on each week day (10% drop per weekday) - Aug 16, 8am Pacific - we'll shut basic auth temporarily off for 10 minutes - Aug 19, 5pm Pacific - we'll shut

[twitter-dev] Re: Request to improve Tweet button JS interface

2010-08-16 Thread D. Smith
What, nobody else thinkgs it could be useful to have some sort or JS based UI for the Tweet button? The Facebook JS UI is pretty good, you can open the prompt and pre-fill it with a text message to be posted to the wall right from your own javascript, user then just has to click on Post button.

Re: [twitter-dev] Re: Request to improve Tweet button JS interface

2010-08-16 Thread Taylor Singletary
Some of the features you are looking for are part of the @Anywhere arm of the platform: http://dev.twitter.com/anywhere Taylor On Mon, Aug 16, 2010 at 8:29 AM, D. Smith emai...@sharedlog.com wrote: What, nobody else thinkgs it could be useful to have some sort or JS based UI for the Tweet

[twitter-dev] Re: Request to improve Tweet button JS interface

2010-08-16 Thread D. Smith
Anywhere looks interesting. I'm surprised I did not know anything about it :) But still, adding some of the the features from Anywhere to the Tweet button would be great! On Aug 16, 11:37 am, Taylor Singletary taylorsinglet...@twitter.com wrote: Some of the features you are looking for are

[twitter-dev] Access Token updating on App page

2010-08-16 Thread Evan Anderson
I've seen that read, read + write access is based on access tokens, and you can request new access tokens if you update your settings. However, It seems that the access tokens Twitter gives you explicitly on an app's settings page don't update to reflect this when you update your app's access

[twitter-dev] Re: Introducing the Tweet Button

2010-08-16 Thread Jonathan Strauss
I just posted a WP plugin that uses the dataurl attribute to make the tweet button work with awe.sm, bit.ly, su.pr, and tinyurl: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/tweet-button-with-shortening/ It also allows multi-author blogs to automatically add the post author to the recommended users screen

[twitter-dev] Re: New tweet button - is t.co mandatory?

2010-08-16 Thread Jonathan Strauss
I've just posted a WP plugin that makes it easy to use the tweet button with awe.sm, bit.ly, su.pr, and tinyurl: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/tweet-button-with-shortening/ On Aug 13, 8:17 am, Matt LeMay from bit.ly matthew.le...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, folks- Yes indeed, t.co links will be

[twitter-dev] Re: Twitter Button Counts

2010-08-16 Thread Jonathan Strauss
I am seeing the issue with awe.sm links. It seems unlikely, but my theory is that Twitter isn't unwrapping *all* redirect links to attribute to the count, only those on certain domains. See:

Re: [twitter-dev] Access Token updating on App page

2010-08-16 Thread Taylor Singletary
Good point, Evan. In the mean time -- if you go and explicitly reject your access token on http://twitter.com/settings/connections and then re-negotiate it on the my token feature on dev.twitter.com, you should be able to get around this limitation. Taylor On Mon, Aug 16, 2010 at 9:29 AM, Evan

Re: [twitter-dev] Streaming API limits

2010-08-16 Thread Tom van der Woerdt
On 8/16/10 4:38 PM, Thiago Souza wrote: Hi, I know that it's possible to track up to 200 keywords per account, but how many accounts per IP is allowed? Regards, Thiago Souza Hi Thiago, I don't think that Twitter will give you these numbers. Just don't create more connections than

Re: [twitter-dev] Tweeting from a CMS

2010-08-16 Thread Tom van der Woerdt
On 8/16/10 4:47 PM, stevew wrote: Under the old basic auth, I could have a section of our web based CMS that could enable logged in users to tweet to our company's twitter account without needing to know the username and password. However it appears to me that once twitter removes the

Re: [twitter-dev] OAuth authentication issuse

2010-08-16 Thread Tom van der Woerdt
On 8/16/10 6:41 PM, Jims wrote: Hi guys, request:/1/statuses/update.json,error:Could not authenticate you. I am trying to post a tweet to one of my accounts using oAuth, with a script I wrote on PERL. I'm sending the request as a POST with the required tokens in the header. but I keep

Re: [twitter-dev] Re: Open Source Android/Twitter Application

2010-08-16 Thread Abraham Williams
I've been asking about the Twitter for Android code for months. I guess priorities have changed. You can find the locked down code repository on Google Code: http://code.google.com/p/twitter-for-android/ Abraham - Abraham Williams | Hacker Advocate | http://abrah.am @abraham |

Re: [twitter-dev] Streaming API limits

2010-08-16 Thread Matt Harris
Hi Thiago, We allow each account to have one standing connection to the streaming API. Multiple connections receive the same stream of Tweets so connecting multiple times would not give access to any more Tweets. If you need more to have more track keywords you can contact us explaining your use

Re: [twitter-dev] What's the status of OAuth2 API?

2010-08-16 Thread Taylor Singletary
Hi there, @Anywhere does use some elements of OAuth2 for its authentication process but we've yet to announce any timeline for any other support of OAuth2. OAuth2 is a gaggle of authentication methods rolled into one, and we've yet to decide which profiles we'll support. Taylor On Mon, Aug 16,

Re: [twitter-dev] Re: What's the status of OAuth2 API?

2010-08-16 Thread Taylor Singletary
We'll have a means to exchange @Anywhere access tokens for OAuth 1.0 access tokens soon. Little bit of devil's advocate for the community on this topic though: - Do you think that when a user authorizes your site to use @Anywhere that there is any implicit authorization that you should be able

Re: [twitter-dev] Re: What's the status of OAuth2 API?

2010-08-16 Thread Tom van der Woerdt
I don't think that the user even knows that he/she is using @Anywhere and not some homemade feature of the website he/she is visiting. Also, you can do a *lot* with @Anywhere and it doesn't really change very much when changing that to OAuth. I don't think that the user would care, as long as

[twitter-dev] Re: Streaming API (filter) and retweets, JSON Output

2010-08-16 Thread Joe
Mark - thanks - somewhere my data model folks missed this.

[twitter-dev] Twurl installation problem

2010-08-16 Thread Quy
I have installed Twurl and want to use it to authorize for single access token usage but when I try to run twurl authorize to test I get these errors: % twurl authorize /usr/local/lib/ruby/gems/1.9.1/gems/twurl-0.6.1/lib/twurl/cli.rb:31:in `dispatch': undefined method `dispatch' for

[twitter-dev] oauth friends_timeline request

2010-08-16 Thread rustbucket
I'm in the middle of creating a twitter app using appcelerator, which means I'm limited to javascript. Luckily I've managed to get everything up and running using the oauth libraries available on google code but I'm stuck on what is probably an obvious and newbish problem, I have no clue how to

[twitter-dev] Hovercards and Chrome / Chromium browser reloads?

2010-08-16 Thread M. Edward (Ed) Borasky
I run Chrome and Chromium (6.0 - bleeding edge) on openSUSE Linux. I've noticed something - when I do a saved search, hovercards don't show up when I mouse over a name. But if I do a browser reload, they *do* show up! I have tried this on Firefox and probably won't - it's not a big deal.

Re: [twitter-dev] Tweet Button w/ Shortening for WordPress

2010-08-16 Thread M. Edward (Ed) Borasky
Looks great!! It doesn't seem to be putting the button on pages, though - just posts. I check the box, hit the Save button, and it comes back unchecked. -- M. Edward (Ed) Borasky http://borasky-research.net http://twitter.com/znmeb A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into

Re: [twitter-dev] oauth friends_timeline request

2010-08-16 Thread Tom van der Woerdt
On 8/16/10 10:34 PM, rustbucket wrote: I'm in the middle of creating a twitter app using appcelerator, which means I'm limited to javascript. Luckily I've managed to get everything up and running using the oauth libraries available on google code but I'm stuck on what is probably an obvious

[twitter-dev] Mombo.com API

2010-08-16 Thread Peter Denton
Hey everyone, I work on a project called Mombo.com which does sentiment analysis on box-office movies. We have an API but wanted to know if other developers would be interested in consuming the data. It would allow you to do things like show lists of popular movies, get the scores of independent

Re: [twitter-dev] Mombo.com API

2010-08-16 Thread M. Edward (Ed) Borasky
What are the licensing terms for using the API? How can I make money with it? -- M. Edward (Ed) Borasky http://borasky-research.net http://twitter.com/znmeb A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems. - Paul Erdos Quoting Peter Denton petermden...@gmail.com: Hey everyone, I

[twitter-dev] Is something broken in signon?

2010-08-16 Thread M. Edward (Ed) Borasky
I'm getting some strange messages - Twitter thinks I'm trying to sign in too often and is shutting me out. Is that on Twitter's end, or do I have some rogue process on my workstation? I think I killed everything - I was testing some open source clients but they're supposedly all shut down.

[twitter-dev] 404 and statuses/friends_timeline.xml

2010-08-16 Thread nyj2005
Hi all, I started receiving a 404 error when calling http://api.twitter.com/1/statuses/friends_timeline.xml from my website. I have a php cron script that runs every 5 minutes and it had worked fine for months until just a few days ago when I noticed that the twitter feed stopped being updated. I

[twitter-dev] Re: Tweet Button w/ Shortening for WordPress

2010-08-16 Thread Jonathan Strauss
I'm not sure if my reply failed or is pending, but version 0.2.1, which fixes this issue, is now live at http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/tweet-button-with-shortening/ Thanks Ed! -jonathan -- Jonathan Strauss, Co-Founder http://snowballfactory.com Campaign tracking for social media -

Re: [twitter-dev] Tweet Button w/ Shortening for WordPress

2010-08-16 Thread M. Edward (Ed) Borasky
I install my plugins manually ;-) - it's now live and tweeting from pages! Thanks! -- M. Edward (Ed) Borasky http://borasky-research.net http://twitter.com/znmeb A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems. - Paul Erdos Quoting Jonathan Strauss jonat...@snowballfactory.com:

[twitter-dev] POST geo/place : place is not in a whitelisted container

2010-08-16 Thread Clay Graham
When trying to add a new place called Dishoom contained within Covent Garden, London whose id is: af9c4064cc79391a I received the following error: {errors:[{code:41,message:Invalid geo argument: place is not in a whitelisted container}]} Can anyone give me insight into this error? Do I have to