I think it's ok to go for it, what does everyone else think?
On Sun, Aug 9, 2009 at 1:10 AM, Tim Haines <tmhai...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Hi there, > > This is probably a very dumb question, but I thought I'd ask it > anyway. > > I run http://favstar.fm, and I can't call the API more than 60 or so > times an hour at the moment (or something in that region). My worthy > competitor http://favotter.matope.com remains uneffected though, and > has been able to continue his fav crawling uninterrupted. > > Would it be okay to start taking a peek at some of the more popular > user's pages on twitter.com, and crawl their favorites from there > rather than using the api? I guess this assumes my IP wouldn't get > blocked as it seems to be by the API. > > Dumb question right? Curious to hear. > > Tim. > > > -- \./'\./ /'\ \ ]. /'\./'\ /'\ /'\./