Narayan, The keyword tracking feature in the Streaming API isn't a 1-to-1 replacement for the Search API. If you want tweets with URLs in them, use the keyword http. As for language, that's much more complicated. A language filter is on our wishlist.
-John Kalucki http://twitter.com/jkalucki Services, Twitter Inc. On Sep 17, 8:05 am, Narayan <lakshminaarayana...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi, > > I had a program using the Search API for a bunch of search tasks, > applying filters such as language filter, requiring only tweets with a > URL in them etc. > > I came across the tracking API, which suits my needs much better. > However, there was no mention of it being capable of handling the > above filters. Am I missing something? > > Thanks,