Let me know if you come up with something fun - I might resurrect my http://twittermeter.com or sell you the domain. :)
On Dec 2, 10:19 pm, John Kalucki <j...@twitter.com> wrote: > Subscribe to a spritzer feed on the Streaming > API:http://stream.twitter.com/1/statuses/sample.xmland you can work out your > own word frequency distribution to a rather high precision. After you have > done so, I bet you'll write your own Trending Topics algorithm. It's > physically impossible not to. > > -John Kaluckihttp://twitter.com/jkalucki > Services, Twitter Inc. > > On Wed, Dec 2, 2009 at 10:33 AM, hydrodog <dov.kru...@gmail.com> wrote: > > The twitter API allows us to collect the top 10 keywords, but what we > > want is a lot of words (100,000 perhaps?) but only once per day. > > > Obviously, with a firehose, we could do the work ourselves, but it > > seems obvious that internally, such a keyword list must exist, so is > > there any chance to get it? For any kind of research, it's very > > useful, and clearly our group is not the only one that would benefit.