There is no direct way to do this, no. But you might be able to
accomplish the same thing in an interesting way. Create a new Twitter
account that exclusively follows users of your app. When you request
statuses/friends for that new account, you will get current
information and most recent tweet for all your app users with a single
call. (Well, you are returned 100 users per page.)
On Jul 28, 4:52 am, Green McP <alex.m.mcpher...@gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm writing an app that requires semi-live updates from each user.
> Right now my registered userbase is five, so with a cron job I run the
> script every two minutes for 150 calls per hour (I'm requesting user
> Xs updates since last update) with a whitelisted limit of 20000/hour
> though this only let's me serve a thousand or two users.
> Is there a way to request info for multiple users per REST API call?
> (And assuredly it seems like the search API would be hammered too
> Thanks for any insight.