We have some feature plans for geotagging in the streaming api but they probably won't apply to the sampled streams. Just take the streams and filter on your end. We don't mind.
Note that the geotagging feature is not yet enabled, but it will be soon. For now, I think the only information you have is in the user's profile. -John Kalucki http://twitter.com/jkalucki Services, Twitter.com On Oct 25, 7:15 pm, futureboy <future...@gmail.com> wrote: > Is there a way to filter based on some criteria? In particular, I want > the service to only return tweets that are geo-enabled, i.e. geo is > not null. > > Right now I'm opening a connection > tohttp://stream.twitter.com/1/statuses/sample.json > and it works fine, but I was hoping I could have some additional query > string likehttp://stream.twitter.com/1/statuses/sample.json?filter=geo. > Obviously, I can filter this out after I've received any tweet, but I > would imagine I'd get much more results if I asked the service to only > serve up geo-enabled tweets. > > Thanks, > futureboy > > On Oct 25, 5:43 pm, futureboy <future...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > Hey everyone, thanks for the feedback, I'm receiving tons of data from > > the streaming API, very exciting! > > > On Oct 21, 10:26 pm, futureboy <future...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > Hi folks, I'm interested in doing some of my own twitterdatamining > > > and I was curious if Twitter posts anydatasets covering 24 hour > > > periods, or perhaps even longer intervals. For instance I'd love to > > > have a full dump of all tweets over the month when Michael Jackson > > > died, but even 24 hourdumpswould be great. The format seems super > > > simple, just a timestamp, a username, and the message. Multiply that > > > by a few million records/day or whatever Twitter now experiences. > > > > Obviously this would be a decent amount ofdataalthough compression > > > should certainly help. Does Twitter provide suchdatasets anywhere? > > > If so, where and how can I access them?