In fact, with an API response time of 0.3 seconds, you won't even run out of rate limit if your authenticated GET script goes into an endless loop.
Dewald On Aug 13, 6:44 pm, Dewald Pretorius <dpr...@gmail.com> wrote: > YabadabaFrigginDoo!! > > I have no idea what kind of application would need to continuously > make 5 authenticated calls per second on a particular Twitter account, > but hey, if you can think of one, you know you won't be rate limited. > > Dewald > > On Aug 13, 5:58 pm, Chad Etzel <c...@twitter.com> wrote: > > > Hi There, > > > What you all have been confirming is correct. The intended behavior is > > 20k per IP unauthenticated, and 20k per IP *per user* authenticated. > > This is not a bug. > > > -Chad