+1 to this
Any news on when the rest of us devs can get access to this to work on
On Oct 28, 8:11 pm, Jesse Stay <jesses...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Maybe a little more appropriate to post this to a private list (no pun
> intended) for beta users? I admit I feel a little jealous every time I see
> one of these updates, unless there's some way to get into the beta.
> On Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 2:00 PM, Marcel Molina <mar...@twitter.com> wrote:
> > Two additions and two changes to the List API will be deployed in the
> > next few days:
> > * List descriptions
> > We're adding a description to every list. You'll be able to specify a
> > description when you create or update a list and the description will
> > be included in the payload.
> > * Cursoring through lists of lists
> > All resources that return a list of lists will include next and
> > previous cursors and will accept a :cursor parameter.
> > * Finding by list id rather than slug
> > When you change the name of a list, the slug will be updated to
> > reflect that change. That means using the slug in the url for
> > resources to operate on lists requires the onerous task of validating
> > that the slug for the list you are about to do something with hasn't
> > been updated since the last time you stored its slug. What a nightmare
> > :-)
> > Every list also has an id. This value won't change. We'll be changing
> > the API to replace all instances of a list slug in urls to be list ids
> > instead.
> > * Consistent names
> > The terminology we've used thus far for people you follow with a list
> > is members. The terminology for people who are following a list is
> > subscribers. We're going to mirror the terminology used for users and
> > change it to followers and following respectively.
> > So:
> > /:user/lists/:list_id/memberships becomes /:user/lists/:list_id/followers
> > /:user/lists/:list_id/subscribers becomes /:user/lists/:list_id/following
> > As we deploy these changes we'll send out a heads up on the dev list
> > and @twitterapi.
> > --
> > Marcel Molina
> > Twitter Platform Team