that's a cool feature, I hope if a tweet has a geo info, that can be
shown in twitter.com web.
On Nov 20, 5:51 am, Raffi Krikorian <ra...@twitter.com> wrote:
> As you may have seen on the Twitter blog , geotagging is now
> available for all users and developers throughout Twitter's APIs.
> Specific geotagging methods have been added and existing formats
> expanded to accommodate this rich new information.
> To get started developing with this API and sending geotweets, check out
> Geotweets now carry the geotag whenever available and whenever they
> appear in our REST, Search, and Streaming APIs.
> Remember, geotagging is disabled by default on users' accounts.
> Encourage your users to enable it by sending them to their settings
> page . From that page, a user can turn this feature on by checking
> the "Enable geotagging" checkbox. Alternatively, we're also providing
> a mobile optimized geotagging settings page  that you can send them
> too as well. As a developer, you can determine whether a user has
> enabled geotagging by calling the users/show method  or in any
> other <user> element returned by the REST API where a user object
> shows up -- just look for the geo_enabled flag.
> For more hints on how to use geotagging, check out our Geotagging Best
> Practices page  where we have UX mock-ups, hints on how to best
> support user privacy, and more.
> We're really excited about this feature! And more is coming.
> Go get lost. We'll send help.
> Raffi Krikorian
> Twitter Platform Team
> ra...@twitter.com | @raffi