There are plans to filter retweets from various resource, see the documentation. However, it would be most prudent to assume that retweets will eventually show up everywhere, and handle them appropriately, or at least tolerate them wherever they are found.
They should start appearing in low volumes in all /1/statuses/* resources on the Streaming API very soon. -John Kalucki http://twitter.com/jkalucki Services, Twitter Inc. On Oct 3, 10:33 am, Zaudio <si...@z-audio.co.uk> wrote: > This sounds a lot more sensible... > > Importantly, where can we expect this new payload to be returned... > any of the following methods as well? > > REST API > statuses/mentions > statuses/user > > Streaming API/Shadow > > I need to know in advance of such an addition to any of these, as > otherwise the parser on one of our apps gets broken until it's recoded > to handle the retweet payload... > > or is the ONLY was to get these vie the retweet methods and the new > home_timeline ? If so, what about apps that mainly make use of the > Streaming API for tweets? > > Thanks > > Simon (Zaudio)